Displaying episodes 31 - 57 of 57 in total

Can I get a GSA with that?

Remember to use your PLEASEBENiCE and thank you's! This week our host and reporter, Shayna Giles, brings us news from the Edmonton Public Library and Calgary's GSA Network on moving GSA's and QSA's online during COVID-19. Our Host Kaden Peaslee presents a new segment we're calling "A Day in The Life". Don't forget to follow us wherever you get your podcasts for more informative and quirky queer content every week. Thanks for listening, and please stay on the line.

PLEASEBENiCE and mind ur manners

Remember to use your PLEASEBENiCE and thank you's! This week our reporter Terrence Adamns chatted with local musician Iris Yakymyshyn aka PLEASEBENiCE on her new projects old projects and mood swings! Hosts Bethany Godreau and Shayna Giles discuss our new segment "I shoulda known (I was queer)" highlighting listener stories on being queer and unaware. Stick around for more wholesome weekly queer prairie content from all of us on the Gaywire team! Don't forget to follow us wherever you get your podcasts, and please stay on the line.

A Soft Reboot

This (re)boot was made for walking… And that’s just what we do! Take a walk down memory lane with members of the new Gaywire, Terrence Adams, Kaden Peaslee and Shayna Giles as they speak with the old hosts Alexa DeGagne and JD, and talk about the future of the show. We’ve got lots of exciting queer and trans news coming your way in the upcoming weeks, don’t forget to follow Gaywire wherever you get your podcasts for weekly prairie queer content! Thank you to the Community Radio Fund of Canada for their support of this project.

We're gay and we're here to stay (Relaunching April 29)

Gaywire is back, coming at you April 29 directly in your ears and on CJSR 88.5 FM Thursdays at 6 PM.

May 07, 2020: We're reviewing Circus of Books and A Secret Love (more gay baseball, please!).

On this episode we review Circus of Books and A Secret Love (more gay baseball, please!), and we ask how will we know which politicians want our gay votes if there aren't Pride Parades this year?

October 25, 2018: Puppy Play with Pup Nerd

July 26, 2018: Gay Baseball // Trans Actors // Ontario Sex-Ed from 1998 // Racism on Grindr // Protests at the International AIDS Conference

Gay Baseball // Trans Actors // Ontario Sex-Ed from 1998 // Racism on Grindr // Protests at the International AIDS Conference

June 14, 2018: Police and Protests at Pride

Interview with folks from the coalition of queer and trans people of colour who protested during this year’s Pride Parade. Join us for this important conversation about pride, policing and racism in our LGBTQ2 community.

April 26, 2018

Queer Identity Markers and Community Belonging // Financial Settlement for LGBTQ Employees Fired from the Federal Government // Why are Gay Bars Closing?  

April 19, 2018

Queer Movie Reviews // Immigrants and Refugees’ Safety in Toronto’s Gay Community // Leaving the Ministry and Coming Out in Jamaica // Jasper Pride 2018

April 12, 2018

  Softball and Gender Identity Advocacy // Grindr and Privacy // Why would the Toronto Police want to be in the Pride Parade? // Tell a Friend When You’re Meeting Someone from the Internet

March 22, 2018

Ben Carson, Mike Pence and Cynthia Nixon // 20th Anniversary of Vriend v. Alberta

March 08, 2018

A Fantastic Woman // Race and the Toronto Gay Village Murders // RuPaul’s Exclusion of Trans People

March 01, 2018

Toronto Police Accountability to the Gay Community // The Return of Kim Davis // Queer Eye

February 08, 2018

A 40-year history of gay murders in Toronto // An Interview with The Landing

February 01, 2018

Pride Flags in Taber // Trans Medical Services // The targeting of gay men of colour in the Toronto gay village murders

January 25, 2018

A Brief and Unreliable History: Reading w/ Amy Fung + Ted Kerr

January 18, 2018

Toronto Gay Village Murders // Transphobia and “Free Speech”

January 11, 2018

Gays at the Winter Olympics // Nude Swims // Queer Adulting

January 4, 2018

Top LGBTQ News and Culture Stories of 2017