Episode 32: Misogyny in Tech

August 23, 2017

Luke and Sebastien are joined by Robyn to discuss misogyny in the tech industry. Across Canada's high tech firm the impact of the 'Google' memo are being felt as tech firms grapple with diversity in the limelight.

Episode 31: The Latest LGBT News

August 9, 2017

Luke and Sebastien discuss some of the biggest news starting with Vancouver Pride all the way to what's happening in Chechnya

Episode 30: Men and Feminism

August 2, 2017

Have you ever thought about needing to practice talking? Well, that's one idea in this week's show. We discuss with Matt Schaff of OCTEVAW and Deb Conners of Men & Feminisms the what role men play in feminism, and what role feminism plays with men.

Episode 29: Queer Indie Music

July 26, 2017

With Sebastien at the helm, Jake and Seb discuss Queer music, and specifically Indie music. They discuss the challenges in discoverability for Indie Canadian Queer musicians.

Episode 28: #DiscoDischarge

July 19, 2017

We discuss the possible serial killer in Toronto, Hate Crimes on the Rise, dancing nude in Saskatchewan and then vaginal glitter, and the possibility of a very unhealthy #DiscoDischarge

Episode 27: The Queer Songbook!

July 12, 2017

Taking inspiration from an event at the National Arts Center which saw the Queer Songbook Orchestra invite Carole Pope, Beverly Glenn Copeland and Lorraine Segato (Parachute Club) perform some of their greatest hits. The event, and the conversation on the show ties around songs with meaning, within and by the queer community.

Episode 26: Allosexual

July 5, 2017

We are joined by Eric a youth service provider from Quebec who was in the room when they tried to come up with a uniquely French Canadian term for a group of LGBT people.

Trans Rights in Canada

July 5, 2017

Luke Smith is joined by Amanda Ryan of Gender Mosaic, one of the activists most at the heart of the battle to get Bill C 16 passed. Having recently come into law, Luke and Amanda discuss the long journey it took for Trans rights to finally be recognized.

Interview with In Rainbows and some big Gay News!

June 20, 2017

Description: CanQueer's Luke takes the opportunity to interview Katie Sage the mastermind behind 'In Rainbows' a radio show broadcast out of CFUV-FM. Before the interview Luke and Jake discusses some big international news, and afterwards talks about some of the biggest Canadian news stories.

Host(s): Luke Smith
Featured Speakers/Guests: Katie Sage

Episode 23: Let’s talk about Gay artists!

June 15, 2017

Description: In a wide ranging conversation which looks into the influence and diversity of gay musicians and what inspires them to be out, or in the closet.