'Desexifying' Toronto's gay village

Houston, Andrea
April 2012
Xtra West (Vancouver);4/19/2012, Issue 487, p11
The article reports on the cancellation of the annual fetish fair by Church and Wellesley Village Business Improvement Area (BIA), Toronto, Ontario and introducing other events including sidewalk sale which is considered as a step to desexify the village.


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