Proud to Vote (Toronto): Lgbtq2 Issues in the Federal Election

Join us for a discussion and debate with representatives of all four major parties on key issues for LGBTQ2 communities in Canada. This event is part of a national series being held in Vancouver, Edmonton, Toronto, Ottawa and Montreal.

National sponsors: Canadian LGBT+ Chamber of Commerce, Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network, The Canadian Centre for Gender & Sexual Diversity, Community-Based Research Centre, Conseil québécois LGBT, Dignity Network / Réseau Dignité, Fierté Canada Pride, Egale Canada Human Rights Trust and ProudPolitics.

Media sponsor: Xtra

Local partners: The 519, Buddies In Bad Times Theatre and Toronto Trans Coalition Project.

Representatives from all four major parties running candidates in Toronto have been invited. (To be confirmed)

Have a question you’d like to submit for consideration to be asked during the debates? Please fill out this form:

The discussion will be moderated by Rachel Giese, Director of Editorial at Xtra. Unlike riding-focused debates, this town hall will emphasize a range of issues of interest to LGBTQ2 communities in Canada.

Doors: 6 pm
Event begins: 7 pm
Post-debate Social: 8:30 pm



October 08, 2019 7:00 PM
Buddies In Bad Times Theatre
12 Alexander St
Toronto, ON M4Y 1B4
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