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#FergusonSyllabus: Talking and Teaching About Police Violence

The blog Prison Culture has curated this amazing resource, #FergusonSyllabus, a post that brings together all the best teaching materials about the shooting of Mike Brown and the injustices that are faced by peaceful protesters in Ferguson. The post also includes resources to facilitate popular education around police violence and the prison industrial complex from Project NIA (No Youth in Prison), Buzzfeed, Chain Reaction and many more.



'White Skin, Black Masks': Rewriting Frantz Fanon's anti-colonial theory

Frantz Fanon. Image: mauldinart/Flickr

Last week, a friend of mine, Stefan Bird-Pollan, an Assistant Professor from the University of Kentucky, presented an insightful paper on Frantz Fanon at the University of Toronto's Jackman Humanities Institute. Fanon was one the 20th century's most influential anti-colonial theorists.

Disability, Racism, and Work in Canada: Black and Filipina women's experiences of exploitation and resistance

Wednesday, July 25, 2012 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm


Vari Hall, Room 1156, York University Toronto, ON
Phone: 416-978-8201
43° 39' 11.6136" N, 79° 22' 59.4624" W



Transnational Narratives of Disability Speaker Series presents:


Disability, Racism, and Work in Canada: 

Black and Filipina women’s experiences of exploitation and resistance


Wednesday, July 25, 5-7 pm

Vari Hall, Room 1156

York University




Joy Sioson, Chairperson, Philippine Women’s Centre of Ontario

Roberta Timothy, Postdoctoral Fellow, Ontario Institute for Studies in Education

Rachel Gorman, Assistant Professor, York U. Critical Disability Studies


Please join us for a panel presentation and discussion of:

Anti-Black racism and disability

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