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    SPIRITUALITY :: In Conversation With Rev. Dr. Brent Hawkes

    Earlier this month, Reverend Dr. Brent Hawkes pleaded not-guilty to decades-old sex-crime allegations. None of the allegations have been proven in court; Hawkes trial is set to begin November...

    • April 28, 2016
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    POP CULTURE :: The Prince Who Was King

    THE PRINCE WHO WAS KING :: Purple Rain was released in 1984, one of the most provocative movies of its time. I remember, as a pre-teen, a teacher put the film on...

    • April 26, 2016
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    ALEXANDER MCQUEEN :: The Must-Know List

      MCQUEEN MUSTS :: There’s no end for our admiration for the late great queer fashion designer Alexander McQueen (last year’s biography on McQueen, Blood Beneath The Skin is...

    • April 21, 2016
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    EMPOWERMENT :: Unfu*king Myself

    FU*K THAT :: When I saw a post by GGN publisher Shaun Proulx on his #ThoughtRevolution Facebook page which read, “Unfu*ck Yourself. Be who you were before all that stuff...

    • April 21, 2016
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    MYRTLE BEACH :: Southern Charm At Par


    • April 11, 2016
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    WIN :: Tickets to see Olivia Newton John!

        We’re giving you the chance to win TWO tickets to see Olivia Newton John on July 22nd at Casino Rama! (Must be 19+ to enter) To enter...

    • April 11, 2016
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    EMPOWERMENT :: Judy Dlugacz – Building An Empire From Nothing

    EMPOWERMENT :: Judy Dlugacz is living proof that success – tycoon size – can be created from scratch. By creating her own lane, listening to her inner-genius, and daring to...

    • April 7, 2016
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    BREAKING :: Kesha will headline One Magical Weekend, it has just been announced! It’s still not too late to enter to join us next month at Disney World in...

    • April 4, 2016
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    SELF CARE :: I Have a Mental Illness

    MENTAL ILLNESS :: I have been diagnosed with generalized anxiety disorder a.k.a. GAD, chronic anxiety and most recently depression. Depression? Me? I thought only those who couldn’t get out...

    • January 27, 2016
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    EMPOWERMENT :: Thank Goodness For Optimism

    THE POWER OF OPTIMISM :: One year ago I was in the emergency room sitting quietly beside death. It was hard to tell who was who as the only real difference was...

    • January 27, 2016
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    EMPOWERMENT :: Throw Yourself Into The Universe

    THROW YOURSELF INTO THE UNIVERSE :: It’s been a week since I’ve been home in Toronto. I rise to the city’s winter chill streaming through the cracked window, swirling at...

    • January 25, 2016
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    GAY PARENTING :: (Insert Question Mark Here)

    GAY PARENTING :: Being a gay dad is not as extraordinary as people may think. I have three children and having them is the extraordinary thing. They are intrinsically linked...

    • January 14, 2016
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    FINANCIALLY FIT :: This Year Is Your Year

      #FinanciallyFit :: Each month on GGN publisher Shaun Proulx’s SiriusXM Canada talk show, Shaun is joined for #ThoughtRevolution radio by TD Bank’s Al Ramsay  and his team of financial experts...

    • June 22, 2016
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    Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates:: Official Red Band Trailer

    MIKE AND DAVE NEED WEDDING DATES IN THEATERS JULY 8th, 2016 Synopsis:: Hard-partying brothers Mike (Adam Devine) and Dave (Zac Efron) place an online ad to find the perfect dates...

    • June 20, 2016
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    EMPOWERMENT :: The Only Answer To Hate

    THE ONLY ANSWER TO HATE :: To try to label the hate displayed Sunday in Orlando, or to attempt to pinpoint origins creates confusion and delays solution. Be it...

    • June 16, 2016
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    20 Years Later:: Independence Day Resurgence

    INDEPENDENCE DAY: RESURGENCE IN THEATERS NOW Synopsis:: We always knew they were coming back. After INDEPENDENCE DAY redefined the event movie genre, the next epic chapter delivers global spectacle on an...

    • June 7, 2016
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    EMPOWERMENT :: What I Learned From Being Raped And Acquiring HIV

    EMPOWERMENT :: In 2001 I was working late one night at my community college as a disabilities rep for my local student union, when I heard a knock on the office door....

    • June 1, 2016
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      X-MEN: APOCALYPSE IN THEATERS NOW SYNOPSIS:: Following the critically acclaimed global smash hit X-Men: Days of Future Past, director Bryan Singer returns with X-MEN: APOCALYPSE. Since the dawn of...

    • May 9, 2016
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