February 11, 2014
These were the vows exchanged by Chris Vogel and Rich North forty years ago on February 11th, 1974 during their wedding ceremony at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Winnipeg.  Theirs was the first same-sex marriage ceremony performed in the province and the second in Canada.  Michel Girouard...
May 29, 2013
The story of same-sex marriage in Canada is the story of people joining together: the couple, their families, their communities. With the amazing response to our crowd-sourcing initiative for photos and stories about same-sex marriage, they have come together with the Museum as well. When we...
October 26, 2012
Same-sex couples gaining the right to marry in Canada is one of many topics that will be included in the inaugural exhibits of the Canadian Museum for Human Rights.  It is part of a larger, ongoing story of advancing equality for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transsexual, transgendered, two-spirited,...
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