Oh Canada Canada Podcast - Pride Heritage Minutes

Episode 8 – Pride + Where are the queer Heritage Minutes?

In this episode, Jerry and Kim celebrate Pride by wondering where all the queer Heritage Minutes are! They then construct a timeline of LGBTQ2S+ events throughout Canadian history, all of which would make for great Heritage Minutes. Intro and outro music credit www.intoinfinity.org.


Sources, Resources, Further Reading:

LGBT Rights in Canada – The Canadian Encyclopedia
Two-Spirit – The Canadian Encyclopedia
CBC DocZone – Gay Revolution Timeline
Black Lives Matter
Cole, Desmond. (7 July 2016). Pride has divorced blackness from queerness: Cole, Toronto Star.
CBC Digital Archives – “Dianna: Canada’s first sex change patient”
Toronto Star – The woman who was trans before her time”
Region of Waterloo “Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans, Queer History”
EGALE Canada “Sex Reassignment Surgery Backgrounder”
NFB Documentary – First Stories – Two Spirited
2-Spirited People of the 1st Nations
Brian Joseph Gilley, Becoming Two-Spirit: Gay Identity and Social Acceptance in Indian Country
Northeast Two Spirit Society
National Confederacy of Two Spirit Organizations
Indigenous Men and Masculinities: Legacies, Identities, Regeneration. 9780887554797. Winnipeg: University of Manitoba Press, 2015. Canadian Electronic Library/desLibris. Web. 10 6 2017. Copyright © 2015. University of Manitoba Press. All rights reserved.
Native Youth Sexual Health Network Two Spirit Resource Directory
Sexplanations (YouTube Channel)
“An Illustrated History of the Toronto Pride Parade” by Frankie Noone
“Eleven amazing photographs that tell the gay history of Toronto” by Lisa Coxon