Lexicon of the LGBTQ+ Community
Culture
Here are some terms in use by the LGBTQ+ community today. By Sarah Langot Aromantic Someone who is aromantic, or aro, does not feel romantic sentiments for individuals. Asexual An asexual person, or an ace, does not feel a sexual …
Why Teach Sex Ed in Schools?
Education
Education and sexuality in our schools is a hot potato topic. By Elizabeth Cazelais and Florence Valiquette-Savoie, sex therapists – The teachers should be responsible for it. – No, no, it should be up to each school principal to choose …
Sex Ed and Street Kids
Community
Finally, sex ed is back in our schools. As of December 2017, La Fédération des comités de parents du Québec (The Quebec Federation of Parents’ Committees) hailed the return of sex ed to Québec classrooms as a good thing. In …
Parents, Teachers and Sex
Education
In 2005, the Quebec education ministry shut down sex ed in Quebec classrooms. But in December 2017, the wind direction changed. La Fédération des comités de parents du Québec (The Quebec Federation of Parents’ Committees) hailed the return of sex …