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Reproductive Justice and Criminalization of black and brown women | Apr 20 2014 | Migrant Matters Radio | This lecture by Tina Reynolds from WORTH, outlines the impact of criminalization on the fastest growing population within the US penal system: black and brown women, in the context of women's health.
Toolkit to Abolish Racist Native Mascots | Apr 11 2014 | Tips to help you take on racist native mascots
Photo: Parti Québécois/flickr
Au revoir, Pauline: Goodbye to Quebec's time of division | Apr 11 2014 | Monia Mazigh | Pauline Marois's strategists thought that by raising the spectre of a "Muslim invasion" they would succeed as the Front National in France did. But Quebec isn't France and North America isn't Europe.
Being Chinese in Quebec | Apr 9 2014 | Scott Neigh | Parker Mah talks about "Being Chinese in Quebec," a documentary film about how young Chinese Quebeckers experience identity, community, race and the place they call home.
Photo courtesy of The Awan Family Support Committee
In refuge on Refugee Rights Day: The Awan family story | Apr 4 2014 | The Awan Family Support Committee | The Awan family have been in refuge in a Montreal church since August 2013. A year after Bill C-31's implementation, in a context of escalating attacks on refugees, the story of their struggle.
Photo: flickr/Oregon Department of Transportation
Canadian schools must be culturally inclusive. Why aren't they? | Apr 4 2014 | Amira Elghawaby | Earlier this month, the Toronto District School Board was in hot water after its plan to help Somali-Canadian youth better succeed in school became controversial.
Photo: flickr/isafmedia
'Worth it?': Canada exits Afghanistan | Apr 4 2014 | Gregory Shupak | Mainstream coverage of Canada's exit from Afghanistan has ranged from unquestioning celebration of Canadian state work to asking if the war was worthwhile. So, was it worth it?
image: Clara Pasieka
Now playing in progressive film: Two new films explore colour and culture | Apr 4 2014 | Amira Elghawaby | It is getting to be film festival season. This month Amira Elghawaby reviews two new films: one animated, one docudrama which explore issues of colour and culture.
It Gets Fatter | Mar 27 2014 | Body positivity Tumblr created "by fat queer people of colour, for fat people of colour"
Racism against African asylum-seekers in Israel | Mar 24 2014 | Redeye Collective | Canada accepts 96% of all refugee applicants from Eritrea. Israel officially accepts none, yet more than 60,000 are living there with no help or protection from the state.
In prostitution, 'race, class and sex intersect in the worst of ways to subjugate Native women' | Mar 20 2014 | Meghan Murphy | A short documentary which aired on CTV last month looks at Indigenous women and prostitution in Canada.
Photo: flickr/shioshvili
Is multiculturalism bad for women in Canada? | Mar 18 2014 | Azeezah Kanji | Controversial author Irshad Manji claims multiculturalism is a policy that prevents interrogation of misogynistic cultural practices, endangering women's lives and well-being. Do you agree?

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Klansman, anti-semite arrested in Kansas City hate killings targeting Jews | Rikardo said... I agree with your take on this. 300+ million Americans means a few crazies. in
"Anti-oppression has become a commodity" | 6079_Smith_W said... When it comes right down to it I have heard far more forceful arguments which also ask me to accept...
Allyship | 6079_Smith_W said... I count my allies based on issues of common concern, not issues on which we disagree. In fact, a...
"Why I Wouldn't See '12 Years a Slave' With a White Person" | Maysie said... "Why I Wouldn't See '12 Years a Slave' With a White Person" Quote: Though I was born in North...
Hi from an american with a question | bagkitty said... Welcome squeezeplay. strangely enough I think the first place you might want to look is the...
Berlusconi compares own legal woes to those of Jews in Nazi Germany... | 6079_Smith_W said... Forgotten? I wouldn't put it past him to have timed the announcement. in
Aboriginal ex-child prostitute warns of sex trade on ships | susan davis said... i have heard of this in meetings up north in prince rupert, here by the port of vancouver...
Fine, Racism against White People Exists…It Just Doesn’t Matter. | Paladin1 said... I respectfully disagree with your stance on this.  I am one of the ones who believe any form...
Winnipeg's Canadian Museum for Human Rights: No Native 'Genocide' Allowed | NDPP said... Canadian Museum Refuses to Label Aboriginal Suffering Genocide (and vid) http://www.presstv.com/...
'Asian Girlz' music video: the worst | Francesca Allan said... Yeah, "I'm not a racist but ...." never bodes well. in

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March 21, 2014 – International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
The theme for 2014 is "The Role of Leaders in Combatting Racism and Racial Discrimination."

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