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Musician Questlove challenges 'stop-and-frisk' practice: Racism in the lives of the hip-hop generation | Aug 15 2013 | Amy Goodman | Hip-hop hit a milestone this week, turning 40 years old. The same week, federal district court Judge Shira Scheindlin declared the NYPD's practice of stop-and-frisk unconstitutional.
This Week on Media Mornings: Energy East pipeline, Anti-Nuclear, Sammy Yatim killing & police history | Aug 14 2013 | This Week on Media Mornings | A weekly independent Canadian and global news hour, featuring the top headlines and commentators from the past week.
On organizing against police violence: Mobilization is not enough | Aug 13 2013 | Ajamu Nangwaya | Racialized working-class communities and individuals and Indigenous peoples in North America know the daily reality of police violence and containment.
This Week on Media Mornings: Aug 3—Sammy Yatim police killing—'Queer Across Canada' musician Kate Reid—Refugee Housing Struggles | Aug 2 2013 | This Week on Media Mornings | This Week on Media Mornings is a weekly independent Canadian and global news hour, featuring the top headlines and interviews from the past week.
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Justice For Trayvon Martin Action Kit | Aug 1 2013 | Showing Up For Racial Justice has produced an Action Kit full of helpful suggestions for people who are outraged by the verdict in the Zimmerman trial.
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If you aren't outraged you haven't been paying attention: Manning, Martin, the Maasai, Muhammed Sillah, Sovereignty Summer | Aug 1 2013 | Meghan Senese | In which your Activist Toolkit blogger expounds on recent miscarriages of justice and we continue to add articles as a part of the Sovereignty Summer project.
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Racial injustice and the need for the blues | Jul 19 2013 | Rick Salutin | I think Martin Luther King was right when he said the arc of history is long but bends toward freedom. But it will keep bending without getting there, at least not for a long time.
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Outraged by the Trayvon Martin case? Here are eight ways to take action | Jul 18 2013 | El Jones | For those of us who are not American, George Zimmerman's acquittal may give an added sense of helplessness. But there are actions you can take.
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Nutrition research and human biomedical experimentation in Aboriginal communities and residential schools | Jul 18 2013 | George Lessard | A link to the article by historian Ian Mosby, "Administering Colonial Science: Nutrition Research and Human Biomedical Experimentation in Aboriginal Communities and Residential Schools."
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South Africa, Israel and the continuing struggle against Apartheid | Jul 17 2013 | Joanne Naiman | Many continue to insist that the situation in Israel bears no resemblance to the South African Apartheid system.
A jury of whose peers? Trayvon Martin, racism and the U.S. (in)justice system | Jul 17 2013 | Danish Anwar | This trial could not have been whiter had it been a Kellogg's commercial in Alabama. As the punchline to this farce of a judicial process, I present Exhibit A -- the jury.
Trayvon Martin's killer walks free | Jul 16 2013 | Krystalline Kraus | This much is clear: Trayvon Martin was shot and killed by George Zimmerman in Sanford, Florida, on the rainy evening of February 26, 2012.

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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...
"Why I Wouldn't See '12 Years a Slave' With a White Person" Maysie said... "Why I Wouldn't See '12 Years a Slave' With a White Person" Quote: Though I was born in North...
Hi from an american with a question bagkitty said... Welcome squeezeplay. strangely enough I think the first place you might want to look is the...
Berlusconi compares own legal woes to those of Jews in Nazi Germany... 6079_Smith_W said... Forgotten? I wouldn't put it past him to have timed the announcement. in
Aboriginal ex-child prostitute warns of sex trade on ships susan davis said... i have heard of this in meetings up north in prince rupert, here by the port of vancouver...

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Canadian Union of Public Employees
CUPE creates profiles of members in low-paid jobs
CUPE developed a snapshot of their workers making under $18 and found that women, Aboriginal members and racialized workers disproportionately make up low paid workers.

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