Pride in P.E.I.

Pride in P.E.I.

Guardian photo by Brian McInnis

The Guardian is publishing a series as part of Pride Week, taking a look at the issues facing P.E.I.’s LGBTQ community. 

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Parade wraps up Pride Week on P.E.I.

August 02, 2014 - 17 h 10

Rainbow flags and tight, bright clothing filled Charlottetown's streets and Victoria Park Saturday.

A colourful parade though the downtown core marked the end of the 16th annual Pride Week on...

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Parade wraps up Pride Week on P.E.I.

Coming out early

August 02, 2014 - 1 h 00

Cory Buote suspected early on that he was gay.

By Grade 6, he was certain and he made a deal with himself. He would not tell anyone until he was 18.

He broke the deal by four years.

The...

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Coming out early

'I think we’ve come a long way'

August 01, 2014 - 6 h 30

A Charlottetown bed and breakfast co-owner says the province is making progress in welcoming those in the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) communities.

Vicki Francis operates...

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'I think we’ve come a long way'

Pride P.E.I. - a From Away perspective

August 01, 2014 - 7 h 14

By Vera C. Teschow

Guest Opinion

I’ll be honest, “Gay Pride” is not the first thing that comes to mind when I think of P.E.I.  As an LGBTQ Ontarian who spends several weeks on...

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Coming out in rural Prince Edward Island

July 31, 2014 - 6 h 32

Angelina Jolie may be considered one of the most desirable female celebrities around, but she didn’t do a thing for a young Island boy.

“I was watching this movie and discovered that I found...

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Coming out in rural Prince Edward Island

Pride parade goes Saturday in Charlottetown

August 01, 2014 - 16 h 41

Pride P.E.I’s annual parade will be winding its way through the streets of downtown Charlottetown on Saturday beginning at 1 p.m.

Saturday marks the final day for the 16th annual Pride Week...

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Pride parade goes Saturday in Charlottetown

Flag raisings will kick off Pride week on the Island

July 28, 2014 - 4 h 33

Organizers of the annual Pride festival on Prince Edward Island will be out in full colour today holding flag-raising ceremonies across the province in support of the local GLBTQ and Pride week 2014.

“We’ve...

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Flag raisings will kick off Pride week on the Island

Pride grows across P.E.I.

July 28, 2014 - 13 h 18

Pride 2014 has kicked off in Prince Edward Island with a celebration of life church service Sunday and rainbow flags ready to be unfurled across the province today.

Such outward displays of...

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Pride grows across P.E.I.