Anti-Racism

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Why Black people should spoil their ballot in this Toronto Mayor's election | Aug 29 2014 | Rinaldo Walcott | On Election Day spoil the ballot for mayor if you are Black. Only mass collective action will make those in authority take Black people seriously. These candidates don't deserve your vote.
Photo: peoplesworld/flickr
Dred Scott's struggles persist on the streets of Ferguson | Aug 21 2014 | Amy Goodman | The ghost of Dred Scott haunts the streets of Ferguson. Miles from his final resting place, the echoes of his life and his struggles persist, amidst clouds of tear gas.
Photo: flickr/Jorene Rene
If organizing is the weapon of the oppressed, why are we stuck on mobilizing? | Aug 21 2014 | Ajamu Nangwaya | Mobilization is one thing, organization is another. We need to do more than temporarily mobilize people around a cause - we need to link ourselves to organizations that meet progressive goals.
Photo: flickr/Jorene Rene
On the rebellion in Ferguson, Missouri: Organizations are the lifeblood of social change | Aug 20 2014 | Ajamu Nangwaya | Emotional responses to material forces of oppression are insufficient for the job at hand. We must employ reason and emotion in a methodical manner. We must organize.
Photo: flickr/Mike Licht
Haligonians gather in solidarity with protesters in Ferguson, MI | Aug 19 2014 | Robert Devet | Haligonians rallied in solidarity with Ferguson protesters today in downtown Halifax, part of a Canada-wide movement. Organizers talk about why it is important to stand in solidarity.
Photo: Marco Simonsen-Sereda. More photos can be viewed at http://bit.ly/1miPIDZ
White hands down | Aug 19 2014 | Mathieu Murphy-Perron | We are white. We are safe. We are complicit. Let's put our hands down and listen to our radicalized brothers and sisters and offer help that is needed, not just what we want to show the world.
Photo: Flickr/Buddhabless
Anger escalates over migrant arrests during vehicle safety checks | Aug 18 2014 | Miriam Katawazi | Anger continues to escalate over the controversial arrests of undocumented workers by the Canada Border Services Agency during a commercial vehicle safety blitz.
Community groups rally against undocumented worker arrests in Toronto | Aug 18 2014 | John Bonnar | Friends, family members and supporters took part in an emergency rally Monday outside the Ontario Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services and Ministry of Transportation offices.
Speak out against racial profiling and anti-immigrant raids | Aug 18 2014 | Don't support Harper's anti-migrant agenda! Stop Ontario Provincial Police doing immigration enforcement's dirty work.
How the mainstream media is trying to get us to forget about Mike Brown | Aug 17 2014 | Michael Stewart | What is happening right now in Ferguson strikes at the heart of North America's most powerful trauma: racism. And the mainstream media is pulling out all the stops to make sure we forget about it.
Ferguson: The Trayvonning of Michael Brown | Aug 15 2014 | J. Baglow | It's a familiar scenario. A black kid is gunned down by the forces of law and order. And his character, not the killing, becomes the story.
Why the Left is doomed -- a vignette | Aug 12 2014 | J. Baglow | Some curmudgeonly thoughts on the tendency of the Left to turn on itself and avoid solidarity at all costs.

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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
Let's Round Up Those Minority ADHD Kids Sineed said... In this country, aboriginal kids are massively diagnosed with ADHD, and massively medicated. And...
Zimmerman NOT Guilty?? abnormal said... Sandy Dillon wrote:The thing that gets me is the FACT Mr.Zimmerman was told to stop following this...
The White to Vote 6079_Smith_W said... The story http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/26/us/supreme-court-ruling.html?pagewante... And states...
"Die": Toronto Pig to 65 y.o. Toronto Somali Woman lagatta said... I commented on this post yesterday, and somehow my comment didn't show up. But it was mostly simply...
Black Man to Lose Scholarship For Refusing Racist Assignment AfroHealer said... Here is a link to the original article  http://www.blackbluedog.com/2013/05/news/black-man-to-...
need help confronting white privilege at a business in Taiwan Sineed said... I suggest that you drop hot yoga and take a more conventional yoga class. Not only does hot yoga...
Editor Who Wrote of Racism in Cuba Loses His Post lagatta said... I don't know anyone here who would make the claim that there is no racism in Cuba! However, despite...

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Solidarity with the Sikh community against racism
In the last few months an anti-immigrant group has been distributing racist flyers scapegoating the Sikh community in Toronto.

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