Anti-Racism

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Fighting anti-Black racism in Canada: Past, present, future | Feb 10 2016 | Scott Neigh | Akua Benjamin and Rinaldo Walcott talk about the work of the Anti-Black Racism Network.
Photo: flickr/Christian Peacemaker Teams Aboriginal Justice Team
Indigenous women and girls with disabilities bigger targets of sexual violence | Feb 9 2016 | Fiona Whittington-Walsh, Lynn Gehl | Indigenous women and girls with disabilities are targeted by predators at a greater rate yet there is a gap in research. Moving forward, the national inquiry must consider these questions.
Photo: Landscapes of Injustice facebook page
Researchers reveal City of Vancouver's deeper involvement in forced sale of Japanese Canadian property | Feb 8 2016 | Alyse Kotyk | Upcoming article and research in partnership with Landscapes of Injustice reveals that the City of Vancouver was more involved in the forced sale of Japanese-Canadian property during Second World War.
Scraping by on the minimum wage and the Fight for $15 | Feb 5 2016 | Teuila Fuatai | In part two of rabble's minimum wage series, labour reporter Teuila Fuatai looks at who is most affected by low wages and what life can be like living below the poverty line.
Photo: flickr/ katerkate
Attempted justice: Four lessons from the Forcillo verdict | Feb 4 2016 | Irina Ceric | A week after the Forcillo verdict, we can draw some lessons from the trial and verdict for both the developments to come in this case and police accountability more broadly.
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What we wear matters, and why | Feb 2 2016 | Kelly Okamura | Clothing matters. Attire choices tell others about who we are. And what we choose to buy has impact through the purchasing system -- from field to landfill.
Cindy Blackstock's victory for First Nations children | Jan 31 2016 | Dennis Gruending | Cindy Blackstock and the First Nations Child and Family Caring Society of Canada have won a legal and moral victory for all First Nations children in Canada.
Making refugees welcome at Moira Refugee Camp | Jan 28 2016 | Volunteers improving conditions in a Greek refugee camp
Demand access to permanent residency for migrant farmworkers | Jan 27 2016 | Take a few minutes to sign and share this petition.
Music: Racism, power + privilege 101 | Jan 20 2016 | rabble staff | Live from the Music Gallery in Toronto, Music: Racism, Power + Privilege 101 moderated by April Aliermo, brought to you by Chart Attack.
Vancouver Stanley Cup riots, 2011
When white people riot, they get a musical | Jan 19 2016 | A. Splawinski | A Vancouver-based theatre company is staging a musical based on the 2011 Stanley Cup riots.
The fight to build Martin Luther King Jr. Day | Jan 19 2016 | First celebrated by all the U.S. states in 2000.

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Desmond Cole accuses Justin Trudeau of Subtle Racism terrytowel said... This is what Desmond is tweeting this morning I wrote recently about subtle racism. We saw an...
Bloc Throws Hail Mary In New Attack Ad Against Mulcair & NDP terrytowel said... A vote for Thomas Mulcair and the NDP means a vote for pipelines and niqabs — and possibly even a...
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 only....no 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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