Politics and religion: Quebec's secular attire debate opens a Canadian can of worms | Sep 17 2013 | Karl Nerenberg | It seems almost tragic that the long struggle in Quebec for equal rights for all should degenerate into an attack on the basic right of people to dress, within reasonable limits, how they choose.
Fashion Week, Bethann Hardison's campaign and #SolidarityIsForWhiteWomen | Sep 12 2013 | Emily Yakashiro | Bethann Hardison's list of racist designers includes some of the most famous feminists of the fashion world.
Colourism and the catwalk: A closer look at Bethann Hardison's anti-racism campaign in the fashion world | Sep 9 2013 | Emily Yakashiro | Bethann Hardison's campaign to end racism on the catwalk hints at colourism. Inspired by her activism, I explore the issue a little further.
Redskins and white people: Racism and miscommunication | Sep 5 2013 | Daniel Wilson | In this blog, Daniel Wilson looks at notions of racism in two recent news stories.
Top 10 list: How not to respond to Indigenous experiences of racism in Canada | Sep 4 2013 | Michelle Reid | A summary of these knee-jerk responses that are always trotted out by the masses when indigenous people describe their experiences of racism, and why you should not use them.
Labour Day: Immigrant workers hit harder by tough economic times | Sep 2 2013 | The Asian Canadian Labour Alliance | By advocating for healthy and decent employment we can take the necessary steps to implement changes so our elders no longer need to sacrifice and toil under indecent and inhumane working conditions.
Karlee Sapoznik on slavery
Karlee Sapoznik on slavery and social change | Aug 31 2013 | David Peck | In this episode Karlee gets passionate about social change, making a difference and how slavery is something we should not turn a blind eye towards.
We need to have more conversations about deportation and our community | Aug 31 2013 | Migrant Matters Radio | More and more people are denied access to citizenship and refugee statuses by Canada. Many wanting to stay face deportation. From his experience as an ally, Matthew Behrens talks about deportation.
Theary Seng on Cambodia and human rights
Theary Seng on Cambodia and human rights | Aug 30 2013 | David Peck | Theary Seng talks passionately about the country she loves, Cambodia's future and why human rights should matter to us all.
A Dream Deferred? MLK, Trayvon, and the fight against racism today | Aug 28 2013 | rabble staff | Video: A book launch for Gary Younge's The Speech: The Story Behind Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s Dream.
A dream deferred? Events mark 50th anniversary of the March on Washington | Aug 26 2013 | Elizabeth Schulte | Some 100,000 people in all gathered in front of the Lincoln Memorial to be a part of a demonstration to mark the 50th anniversary of the 1963 March for Jobs and Freedom.

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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
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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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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