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Flag of international transgender community by Monica Helms, first unveiled in 2000.

#TDOV supports Trans Day of Visibility worldwide

Gabrielle Austin and Jessenia Feijo The world of social media celebrated International Transgender Day of Visibility on Thursday using #TDOV to bring the community and its agents together. It’s a day that shows visibility on social media and how may people are demonstrating their support, said Susan Gapka, a community and political organizer as well

Are people with disabilities unwelcome in Canada?

Amy Wallace Felipe Montoya is a full-time, tenured professor of environmental studies at York University. For three years, he has been living with his family in Toronto. Montoya, whose family is originally from Costa Rica, submitted an application for permanent residency for himself, his wife and his two children. But the family’s ability to remain