Tag: Pride

TIFF Celebrates Pride Month with Films that Reflect ‘Queer Becoming’

To celebrate 2021’s Pride Month, the Toronto International Film Festival’s digital streaming platform has curated a selection of Queer films with a slight twist. Entitled Queer Becoming, the month-long event aims to refocus the narrative trope of “coming out” –…

Rest in Pride: The tragic yet hopeful story of Sarah Hegazi

For the past 2 weeks, every day I have cried for Sarah Hegazi. *photo from https://en.qantara.de/content/obituary-egyptian-lgbtq-activist-sarah-hegazy-how-can-i-survive-in-a-society-based-on-hate Sarah Hegazi was an Egyptian activist who rose to prominence for the viral photo at the top of this page. Sarah was at a…

STORRY puts the spirit of Pride in a song with “For No One”

JUNO nominated artist STORRY has come out with a pride tribute anthem hybrid in her latest track “For No One.” *photo by Karimah Issa “For No One” is the first single from STORRY’s forthcoming EP, INTERLUDE-19, set for release later…