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National Polyamory Day in Canada

Nov 22nd, 2017 | By

November 23rd is National Polyamory Day in Canada. On that day in 2011, BC’s Supreme Court ruled that Canada’s so called “anti-polygamy law” does not apply to unformalized polyamorous households – clarifying that polyamory, as it is typically practiced in Canada, is legal and not a criminal act. Prior to November, 23, 2011, it was questionable if polyamory was legal in Canada. If you agree that people who are polyamorous
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CPAA seeks support for Basic Income for all Canadians.

Apr 10th, 2017 | By

Let’s take the financial trap away from domestic violence, give Seniors their dignity back, provide hope and opportunity to our youth as well. Let’s be the land of promise and possibility for all of us again. Click Here for Awesome Video



Connect with the Canadian Poly Community

Oct 15th, 2016 | By

POLYCON-CANADA – Poly & Diversity National Conference will held this year in Victoria, BC, November 11 – 13 with some workshops and panels live streamed as well as local events. Visit www.polycon-canada.com for details and www.eventbrite.ca/e/polycon-canada-tickets-28322372980 for tickets Pre-Conference activities include: Non-Monogamous Dating for Men Into Women – a workshop presented by Pepper Mint on Oct 23 in Victoria, BC. www.eventbrite.ca/e/non-monogamous-dating-for-men-into-women-workshop-tickets-27510462534 CPAA Annual General Meeting on Oct 30 by telephone
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Perceptions of Polyamory in Canada Survey

Jun 27th, 2016 | By

The Canadian Polyamory Advocacy Association (CPAA) with the Canada with the Canadian Research Institute for Law and the Family (www.crilf.ca) is doing an important study on polyamorous relationships and perceptions of polyamory in Canada. We would like to know more about the people involved in these relationships, the forms these relationships take, and what people think about these relationships. This is an important study as very little research has been
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Poly Party Weekend

Jun 5th, 2016 | By

We’re bringing back the Poly House Party Weekend! #PolyHouseParty This is a do-it-yourself event to raise awareness about our culture, our relationship preference, and the idea that freedom of relationship choice is important to society at large. It is a community bonding experience, our way — because everyone will do it a little differently. Let’s have barbecues, keggers, potlucks, raves, picnics, blues dances, play parties, tantric retreats, game nights, field
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You Can Make a Difference – Call for Volunteers

Oct 22nd, 2015 | By

Dear Members, Supporters and Friends of CPAA At our August AGM, The Canadian Polyamory Advocacy Association’s membership directed the board to take immediate action on several fronts. We’ve received some individual requests for assistance as well. In response we are looking for volunteers with related skills and interest to work in various task focused areas. We will need a chair for each committee that may be a currently elected member
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Your Vote Counts

Oct 17th, 2015 | By

Your Vote Counts As polyamourists, we know that government laws and policies affects us. So it’s important to vote and show that the candidates and parties that accommodate us — have themselves the support of voters. The more votes that supportive parties receive in the election, the more those parties can ensure that government laws and policies accommodate us. Voting day is Monday, October 19th, at these times: Newfoundland, Atlantic,
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Be a part of the movement for change – August 9, 2015

Jun 27th, 2015 | By

Canadian Polyamory Advocacy Association will hold its Annual General Meeting on August 9, 2015 beginning at 1:00 pm Pacific Time via a web based teleconference that will be free to participants. Nominations to the Board of Directors via email to info@polyadvocacy.ca by August 8, 2015. We are interested in having representation from across Canada on our board and committees as we look to advocating during a federal election. Voting members
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Polyamory Toronto & CPAA at Playground Conference

Oct 11th, 2014 | By

November 7 to 9 in Toronto, ON – Playground Conference expands this year to another stream of workshops organized by Polyamory Toronto.  Sit in on our authors’ read lunchtime session featuring:  Dr. Nathan Rambukana (Fraught Intimacies – Non/Monogamy in the Public Sphere), Dr. Melanie Heath (One Marriage Under God), Zoe Duff (Love Alternatively Expressed- the scoop on practicing polyamory in Canada), Ron Kearse (Just Outside of Hope), Ryphna St- John
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Canadian Polyamorists Hold Annual General Meeting

Jun 8th, 2014 | By

At its Annual General Meeting on June 1, 2014, the Canadian Polyamory Advocacy Association (CPAA) celebrated a successful year of efforts to increase general awareness of polyamory and further its role as a resource for polyamorists and polyamory organizers across the country. At the meeting, which included supporters from across Canada, there was discussion on strategies to fundraise for projects that will continue to increase public awareness about polyamory and its
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