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third gender, two spirits

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

Meditations

Reconciliation and Decolonisation in Suicide Prevention

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

Indigenous

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