Ottawa Xtra

Party organizers prepare for possible fentanyl overdoses at Pride

3 August 2017 - 8:12pm
Denim Vest, Pumpjack, The Junction and the Pride Society all have kits just in case

Toronto police tell a concerned crowd there’s no evidence tying the recent cases of two gay missing men

3 August 2017 - 6:00pm
But many community members at The 519 town hall not convinced

Seven queer performances to catch at SummerWorks 2017

3 August 2017 - 11:58am
With LGBT works ranging from disability, culture, BDSM and masculinity, you won’t want to miss what this year has to offer

Out in Toronto: Aug 3–9, 2017

3 August 2017 - 11:00am
Choice events in the city this week

Out in Vancouver for Pride: Aug 3–8, 2017

2 August 2017 - 7:48pm
Choice events for Pride weekend

Same-sex marriage illustrates how Canada got it right on rights

2 August 2017 - 4:10pm
While it’s important to recognize the gaps in our struggle for equality, the moment we take our achievements for granted, we risk losing them

Blyss Nightclub shuts its doors eight months after opening

1 August 2017 - 4:15pm
‘Business needs support from the community to exist,’ says owner Harry Singh

Nigerian arrests, branding and backbenchers

1 August 2017 - 11:33am
Your Daily Package of newsy and naughty bits from around the world

Out in Ottawa: Aug 1–15, 2017

1 August 2017 - 11:00am
Choice events in the city

Refugee support group pulls out of Vancouver Pride parade over police and border guard concerns

31 July 2017 - 8:32pm
Pride Society co-chairs say they support Rainbow Refugee’s decision

This fiery Montreal drag queen celebrates her 30-year-career this summer

31 July 2017 - 2:40pm
Mado Lamotte is one of the city’s most iconic performers

Why it’s important to get the facts right about being undetectable when you’re HIV-positive

31 July 2017 - 1:57pm
The science has proved that being undetectable means you can’t transmit the virus to a sexual partner, so why are HIV-positive men still facing stigma?