The public eye never blinks. Navigating shared social spaces is difficult for almost everybody within society for one reason or another. Most interactions between strangers are neutral or forgettable. There are smiling faces for everybody, but cruelty lays waiting for the same people. Not every experience is worth mentioning; memories that live on both ends [...]Read More
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Who doesn’t love Ellen DeGeneres? It’s a rhetorical question because if you don’t like her, simply move on to another site. Related posts: Incase you missed it: Tegan & Sara on ELLEN Exposure: What I LOVE about being QUEER For The Love Of Straight Women New Guest Post: Isn’t Love Wonderful?
Yesterday may have been the best day of my life. Pride (or Gay Christmas, as it is often called) is a magical day. The city is cloaked in vibrant colours, and pulses with unabashed joy from dawn to well after dusk. There is no other day of the year when I feel so completely embraced [...]
The Edmonton Garrison is the first Canadian Forces Base to raise a rainbow flag for pride week. Master Warrant Officer John McDougall, who made the request for the flag-raising, spoke to CBC this morning about why he asked the Canadian Forces Base Edmonton to raise the rainbow flag. McDougall, who is a company sergeant-major in a field [...]
The Edmonton Pride Festival kicks off this Saturday! I Dig Your Girlfriend will be walking in the parade and we couldn’t be more stoked. Earlier this week, we were invited to chat with our dear lesbros The Unknown Studio about Pride and are fortunate to be a part of a podcast that also includes interviews [...]
From the Archive
Re: Men’s Rights Activists RePosted with permission from Flurt! I’ve kept silent about this phenomenon for a while now. I know there are going to be people expecting me to prove my experiences as fact. And, you know, I shouldn’t be expected to do that because I am talking about something that gets people upset. [...]
Our Valentines Day Gift for You: Rachel Maddow Some of our favourite Rachel Maddow moments….sit back, enjoy and swoon! Hey Girl! Even John Stewart is swooning. My favourite Maddow Halloween moment: Happy Halloween! As you can tell, [...]
I Dig Your Girlfriend is proud to announce the screening of MissRepresentation Thursday, November 29th 6:30PM – 9:30PM Art Gallery of Alberta Like drawing back a curtain to let bright light stream in, Miss Representation (90 min; TV-14 DL) uncovers a glaring reality we live with every day but fail to see. Written and directed by Jennifer [...]
Big Queer Fish in a Small Hetero Pond: Rekindling the Fire The way things seem to line up on occasion never ceases to amaze me. In my previous post I mentioned that the catalyst to my queer activism was Harper’s 2008 imposition of a law banning all gay men from being able to donate organs. [...]