Anti-Racism

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NYPD deaths and the vulgar racial narrative | Dec 22 2014 | J. Baglow | The recent murders of two New York police officers has been carelessly portrayed as anti-white. Just one problem with that.
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What does #BlackLivesMatter mean for climate change? Everything. | Dec 19 2014 | Naomi Klein | The reality of an economic order built on white supremacy is the whispered subtext of our entire response to the climate crisis, and it badly needs to be dragged into the light.
Not Rex: The lethal over-policing problem | Dec 19 2014 | Humberto DaSilva | Why are police forces expanding and militarizing while crime is at its lowest in decades?
No justice, no peace. Revolutionary advocacy is everywhere, but D.C. | Dec 18 2014 | Tiffany MacLellan | There is a tension at the #BlackLivesMatter protests in D.C., not between police and protester, but between grassroots and local activists and the liberal agenda.
Building solidarity between migrant and Canadian workers | Dec 17 2014 | Scott Neigh | Chris Ramsaroop and Melisa LaRue talk about a grassroots effort to build relationships and solidarity between temporary foreign workers and Canadian workers.
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Do Black Lives Matter in Canada? | Dec 17 2014 | Harsha Walia | As events in Ferguson and beyond unfold, many Canadians have been quick to distance ourselves from the systemic racism that plagues the U.S. -- but in doing so, overlook anti-Black racism in Canada.
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'The Blind Side' woman does something racist, gets retweeted by white people | Dec 16 2014 | Anne Theriault | Leigh Anne Tuohy profiles and accosts two black teenagers who were sitting alone and completely minding their own business and gets heralded as a white saviour. Something is wrong here.
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B.C.'s workers need a Human Rights Commission | Dec 15 2014 | Devyn Cousineau | B.C.'s low-wage workers need a Human Rights Commission. The responsibility for fighting discrimination in the workplace cannot be theirs alone.
Hundreds in downtown Toronto protest systemic, state-sanctioned violence | Dec 15 2014 | Jesse Robitaille | A group of Black Torontonians organized a protest in response to the systemic abuse experienced by the Black community. 800 people gathered in downtown Toronto to share their stories and heal.
Samuel L. Jackson challenges other celebrities to call out racist police | Dec 14 2014 | Krystalline Kraus | In reaction to the recent wave of racist killings by the police, actor Samuel L. Jackson has stepped up with a new viral challenge.
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What Canadians are learning from Ferguson | Dec 10 2014 | Ashley Splawinski | Do Black communities have similar experiences of racism in Canada? Answer: Yes.
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White allyship: When to step back and when to step up | Dec 5 2014 | Francella Fiallos | White allyship is needed following the tragic events in Ferguson. However, some white and non-black allies have failed to connect the dots when it comes to occupying space.

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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...
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