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Posted on June 30, 2016

The U.S. military will now allow transgender people to serve | Fusion

Celebrating Pride: The Work We Have To Do | Long Reads

Faithfully LGBT: An Interview With Eliel Cruz | The Toast

Drag icon RuPaul will speak at Pride Toronto Sunday ~The world’s premier drag supermodel will appear at Yonge-Dundas Square.

The Heritage Minute Canada Needs to See ~Taking a sixty-second look at residential schools is long overdue | The Walrus

‘These Britons are crazy!’ | The European

When Music Is Violence ~From trumpets at the walls of Jericho to pop songs as torture in the Iraq War, sound can make an effective weapon. | The New Yorker

Angels in America: The Complete Oral History ~How Tony Kushner’s play became the defining work of American art of the past 25 years. | Slate

Analysis ~Barack Obama bids adieu to Canada with a few words for Donald Trump | CBC

How I Learned to Accept My Queerness as a Muslim Woman | Teen Vogue

DAKU’s typographic sundial in india generates ever-changing graffiti | Design Boom

House of the Cool Parents ~Chandler Levack documents the life and death of Videofag, the tiny living room theatre that became Toronto’s newest art institution. | Maisonneuve

Will Revolution Ever Arrive on Game of Thrones? | The Atlantic

‘Not a Job for a Woman’ ~Think electing Hillary Clinton isn’t important? Here’s what the glass ceiling felt like when I ran for office. | Politico

Canada Day Trivia: How well do you know Canada? | Toronto Sun

Track Changes: A Literary History of Word Processing review ~did tech change literary style?

Brexit’s fallout ~Leaderless and divided, Britain has its first taste of life unmoored from Europe | The Economist

The Fugitive, His Dead Wife, and the 9/11 Conspiracy Theory That Explains Everything | GQ

Presidential veepstakes take a humorous turn: Al Franken says he is open to running with Hillary Clinton ~The Minnesota senator and former SNL funny man recently said that he would say “yes” to being Clinton’s VP | Salon

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