Dara Parker

Dara Parker is executive director of Qmunity B.C.’S Queer Resource Centre.

Dara Parker: why I'm running for Vancity's Board of Directors

Like many people in Canada, I opened my first bank account when I was five years old. My parents, keen to teach me financial responsibility from a young age, took me to their bank and encouraged me...
Homophobic graffiti outside the Qmunity offices. Dara Parker photo

Wall scrawl says it all: Homophobia is not dead

Violating a place designated as an LGBTQ sanctuary, in a city where people assume it’s easy to come out, is frightening.

It’s not safe for queer athletes at Sochi 2014 Olympics

Until we all have the right to live, love and be our authentic selves, there is more work to be done.