Dismantling barriers faced by migrants to Canada | Nov 25 2015 | Scott Neigh | Sarah St. John and Omar Chu talk about Sanctuary Health's work to challenge barriers to services and resources faced by migrants in Vancouver.
photo: Billy-Jay Belcourt
A message to the media: I am more than just violence | Nov 25 2015 | Billy-Ray Belcourt | The first-ever Indigenous Rhodes Scholar responds to the misreporting in media accounts of their achievement and offers some tips to the media.
Photo: Julep67/flickr
Calling out a case of racial injustice at Shoppers Drug Mart | Nov 24 2015 | Stephen Kimber | There are still many unanswered questions about what Shandell McNamara calls "the most humiliating experience of my life."
The viaducts that forced out Vancouver's Black community are coming down. What now? | Nov 24 2015 | Megan Devlin | Activists from Vancouver's Black community urge city council to acknowledge their past wrongdoings when the city's historic Black community was forced out by the viaducts' construction.
Photo: Flickr/Lue De Leeuw
Ten ways to build community between Muslims and non-Muslims | Nov 23 2015 | rabble staff | Here are some things you can do to build community between Muslims and non-Muslims across Canada.
Image: YouTube
Paris: From the bad comes the good | Nov 23 2015 | Krystalline Kraus | The attackers could never make them fear enough or hate enough that they would retaliate in kind – targeting civilians.
Image: Flickr/DFATD | MAECD
Canada votes no on UN resolution condemning racism and neo-Nazism. Again. | Nov 23 2015 | Roger Annis | For the second year in a row at the United Nations, Canada and the U.S. have voted no and Europe has abstained on a resolution opposing racism and glorification of Nazism. Oh, Ukraine also voted no.
GroundWire | November 23, 2015: Criminalization of LGBTQ prisoners, opposing the North West LNG project | Nov 23 2015 | GroundWire | This episode of GroundWire was produced on Haudenosaunee and Anishinabe traditional territory in Kingston by CRFC and hosted by Nathan Bateman.
Naheed Nenshi urges Calgary to speak out against refugee scaremongering | Nov 21 2015 | Penney Kome | Mayor Nenshi urges intercultural conference to speak out against scaremongering over Syrian refugees.
Photo: Dan Taylor-Watt/flickr
The problem isn't Islam, it's ISIS | Nov 20 2015 | Rick Salutin | The point isn't to decide who started it. It's: can you interrupt the cycle, which has nothing essential to do with Islam or religion. It's basically tit for tat.
Photo: IHH Humanitarian Relief Foundation
Across Canada, preparations are underway to welcome Syrian refugees | Nov 20 2015 | Alyse Kotyk | Canadian residents prepare for incoming Syrian refugees, gathering housing and resources.
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LSPIRG's 'I Am Not A Costume' campaign against cultural appropriation | Nov 20 2015 | Dan Kellar | Mohammad Akbar discusses LSPIRG's "I Am Not A Costume" campaign and the negative reactions to it, from vandalized posters to online harassment. We also discuss safe space and free expression.

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Hassidic man assaulted in Outremont - hate attack? voice of the damned said... lagatta wrote:I don't want to jump to conclusions, but beating up a guy leaving a bank and NOT...
Sandra Bland's death in police custody takeitslowly said... Facebook comment   She was rude, he was aggressive to prove a point, his point was I'm in...
Finally: Former Liberal cabinet minister blasts Young Liberal VP for 'racist' Roma tweets NorthReport said...   Former Liberal cabinet minister blasts Young Liberal VP for ‘racist’ Roma tweets https://...
Racist hate crime: Church shooting in Charleston, South Carolina. alan smithee said... Right wing propagandist media and readily available firearms claims more innocent lives. The U.S....
Ottawa Raids see eleven deported and no trafficking victims found... susan davis said... in vancouver after anti immigrant raids focused on asian sex work venues one was...
Offensive against planned Pegida islamophobic demo in Petit Maghreb, Montréal lagatta said... I don't like to respond to my own post, but here is a statement by Québec solidaire on this: http...
Kathleen Wynne looking for a new human rights watchdog. Should Olivia Chow apply? terrytowel said... btw I just send Kathleen Wynne a tweet urging her to consider Olivia, and posted the same on Olivia...

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After Paris: No to racism and imperialist wars that breed horror
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