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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.
Zaatari refugee camp, Jordan 2013
Canada once shut its doors to Syrian refugees for decades | Jan 18 2016 | Dalia Thamin | Syrians were subjected to the same restriction imposed on Chinese, Japanese and South Asian immigrants starting from the early 1900s.
Being Muslim in Canada: Subverting stereotypes and challenging narratives | Jan 14 2016 | Azeezah Kanji | What does it mean to be Muslim and what does it mean to be Canadian? This new collection addresses this compex question with 11 thought-provoking essays.
Don't worry, white men. You're not oppressed yet | Jan 11 2016 | Azeezah Kanji | Why is any erosion of white male authority immediately declared a crisis of apocolyptic proportions?
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Canada has big issues progressives want solved in 2016 | Jan 11 2016 | Alyse Kotyk | What big issues will Canadian activists face in 2016? rabble spoke with a few organizations to find out.
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Will the Canadian government shed light on the no-fly list? | Jan 8 2016 | Monia Mazigh | The recent promise by Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale to open an investigation into the case of six-year-old Syed Adam Ahmed, whose name appears on the no-fly list, isn't enough. Here's why.
It's not just in our heads: What 'Deep Diversity' gets wrong about racism | Jan 7 2016 | Daniel Tseghay | Are our interactions with people influenced by the inner workings of our mind? Are we biologically predisposed to discrimination? Daniel Tseghay disagrees with the new book Deep Diversity. Big time.
GroundWire | January 4, 2016: Year in review 2015 | Jan 4 2016 | GroundWire | Community Radio News from Coast to Coast to Coast.
Organizing against racism and anti-Blackness on a very white campus | Dec 23 2015 | Scott Neigh | Cicely-Belle Blain talks about recent anti-racist organizing at the University of British Columbia.
GroundWire | December 21, 2015: Gender-based violence | Dec 22 2015 | GroundWire | This episode of GroundWire Community Radio News takes a focus on gender-based violence.
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Chinatown streetball game takes centre court in 9-Man documentary | Dec 21 2015 | June Chua | Chow fun and cha siu bao aren't just names for Chinese dishes, they are also names of moves in a unique streetball game played in Chinese communities across North America.

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On a National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women Pondering said... Thank-you for sharing that information. You will find no argument here. in
Blackface at Brock U mersh said... Only learned of this yesterday:   Open Letter re: Blackface at Brock University On the night...
Mulcair rips up racist SUN cartoon, calls the NDP a "social democratic" party. alan smithee said... And Mulcair scores more points. He's been impressing me lately. I hope he continues the fight. in
MB Director for right-wing fundamentalist Christian organization acclaimed as PC canadiate in Radisson ghoris said... The Tories' stupidity knows no bounds. Way to appeal to urban voters, guys. They *might* have been...
Realtor Rick Allenberg alleges racial profiling by client Roger Johnson kropotkin1951 said... The Tribunal will bounce this when it gets a chance. The person did not respond instead of filing a...
Hungarian Roma family in Montréal fighting deportation lagatta said... A spot of good news: The Buzas family have won a reprieve http://www.montrealgazette.com/life/Roma+...
Jean-Marie Le Pen does it again! Unionist said... Here's more, in English: Jewish leaders call for Le Pen to be stripped of his immunity as an MEP...
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...

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