Montreal’s Trans Pride Day

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Trans Pride Day, or Journée Fierté Trans, was held Satuday, May 3rd at the Comitè Social Centre Sud. The event comprised of a day of lectures and a gala in the evening, with presentations about legal issues, the challenges and realities faced by parents and children who are trans, the history of HIV/AIDS for trans women, intersex activism, and more. This piece features the voice of Danielle Chénier, Presidente of the ATQ (Aide aux Transsexuel(le)s du Québec) who has been an organizer with trans pride day for ten years. This report was produced by Jaime Maclean.

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