Throughout human history, there have been more variety in gender roles, than the binary system we have in this post-industrial age. The Navajo people before European colonization believed people came in four genders: feminine women were the first gender(they are a matrilineal society after all), masculine men, masculine women, feminine men. 108 more words
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QUITE tragically, as you are reading these first few words there is a high probability somebody will attempt to end their life by suicide. There is even a higher probability that that somebody is part of the LGBTI community, particularly if they are at the point of self-realisation and disclosure. 738 more words
OTTAWA: Grieving, Healing, Honouring Ceremony & Feast for #MMIW with FSIS & NYSHN, OCT. 5, 2014, 5-8 PM, Victoria Island *Asinabka
There will be no vigil & no marching to parliament hill.
We will be gathering to feast and honour our loved ones through ceremony at Victoria Island. 60 more words