A special episode of the Think Queerly Podcast — TQ107 Recently, I was a guest on the radio show, Rainbow Country on CIUT 89.5 FM. The creator and host, Mark Tara invited me back for a second show to talk about various… Read More »Gender Identity Discussion on Toronto Radio Show, Rainbow Country
Blaming LGBTQ and People of Colour for the ills of the world demonstrates ignorance and a lack of critical thinking skills. TQ106 This morning I read a tweet by someone I follow referencing Tucker Carlson and another right-wing pundit blaming… Read More »The Need for Control and Belonging: The Zeitgeist of Social Media
Queer self-expression is yin & yang — TQ105 If we continue to argue against each other from completely opposite ends of the spectrum, one person firmly on the left and the other on the right — one person on the… Read More »LGBTQ Diversity Demonstrates that Dualities Are Artificial Constructs
How does internalized homophobia in gay men affect other LBTQ individuals? We are taught that we are other, that we don’t belong, that we can’t cross the gender divide. To do so is a form of weakness. Straight-acting gay men… Read More »The Secret that Lives in the Closet – TQ104
How can we work together as a collective of queer thinkers to embrace, demonstrate, and advocate a humanitarian leadership of belonging? How can we – collectively as queer people – lead from the margins to metaphorically corral the disparate fractions… Read More »How Otherness Empowers a Queer Leadership – LOP099
Changing the Structure of Self-Criticism The relationship you have with your mind determines how you feel about yourself. Have you ever noticed your self-talk when you are feeling bad about your actions or behaviours? Do you speak to yourself so… Read More »Your Relationship with Your Mind (the Ego) and the Other
Why your intentions, words, and actions matter — in that order. “What’s going on in the world?”, is a refrain I often overhear in conversations. More often than not, the comment is defeatist, meaning the person saying it has no plan to take… Read More »Are Things Getting Better or Worse in the World?
Living OUT Leadership for Gay Men “Gay spirit speaks to the vitality that gay men possess, which is palpable but defies easy description.” Raymond Rigoglioso I believe that gay men have a unique opportunity to openly embrace their unique characteristics… Read More »The Reluctance to Lead as Out Gay Men: Embracing Gay Spirit – LOP058