Anti-Racism

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How a Labour Market Intermediary can lift barriers to Manitoba's labour market | Apr 14 2015 | Kirsten Bernas, Shauna MacKinnon | Action is needed to ensure that Aboriginal people are supported in their efforts to find and keep good jobs -- those that pay well, include benefits, and provide opportunity for advancement.
Moderate Islam and Palestine solidarity: A response to Aliya Manjee | Apr 13 2015 | Haseena Manek | If you identify as pro-Palestine, how can you participate in a cultural expedition funded by a Zionist organization? Haseena Manek responds to Aliya Manjee.
International Romani Day: Refugees Deserves Justice and Health | Apr 8 2015 | Michael Butler | Today, April 8th, 2015, is International Romani Day which will be commemorated in many cities across Canada.
Seeking justice for Jermaine Carby, a Black man killed by Ontario police | Apr 8 2015 | Scott Neigh | La Tanya Grant talks about the Justice for Jermaine Carby committee's work to get justice for her cousin, a Black man killed by police in Ontario last September.
Q&A with George Elliott Clarke | Apr 8 2015 | Lauren Scott | Acclaimed Canadian poet George Elliott Clarke talks Black Canadian literature, history, politics and hell.
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Our inconsistent reactions to tragedy: Charlie Hebdo, Kenya and racism | Apr 7 2015 | Nora Loreto | When defending free speech is cover for maintaining white supremacy.
Cindy Gladue decision sparks cross-country protests | Apr 3 2015 | John Bonnar | Convinced that Cindy had consented to the violence that left an 11 cm wound in her vagina causing her to bleed to death, an almost all-white, almost all-male jury acquitted her killer, a white man.
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Federal government warns foreign workers going 'underground' is not an option | Apr 2 2015 | Fatima Syed | The work permits of many temporary foreign workers (TFWs) who have been working in Canada for more than four years expires today, requiring them to leave immediately or suffer the consequences.
Ottawa Vigil For Missing and Murdered Aboriginal Women
April 2: Demand justice for Cindy Gladue | Apr 2 2015 | Stand up against the murder of aboriginal women
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Today, protests demand justice for Cindy Gladue. Follow them here. | Apr 2 2015 | rabble staff | Across Canada, activists are gathering to demand justice in the case of Cindy Gladue. Follow the protest here.
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Activist Toolkit roundup: Stand up for your rights! Stop deportations and Bill C-51 | Apr 2 2015 | Maya Bhullar | You've done a lot in these two weeks!! Here is a summary post.
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RCMP stop another suspected terrorist... without C-51 | Mar 26 2015 | Stuart Trew | The Charlottetown Guardian reports the RCMP has arrested a Prince Edward Island man they suspect might carry out a terrorist offence. It's somewhat awkward for the government.

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Desmond Cole accuses Justin Trudeau of Subtle Racism terrytowel said... This is what Desmond is tweeting this morning I wrote recently about subtle racism. We saw an...
Bloc Throws Hail Mary In New Attack Ad Against Mulcair & NDP terrytowel said... A vote for Thomas Mulcair and the NDP means a vote for pipelines and niqabs — and possibly even a...
Hassidic man assaulted in Outremont - hate attack? voice of the damned said... lagatta wrote:I don't want to jump to conclusions, but beating up a guy leaving a bank and NOT...
Sandra Bland's death in police custody takeitslowly said... Facebook comment   She was rude, he was aggressive to prove a point, his point was I'm in...
Finally: Former Liberal cabinet minister blasts Young Liberal VP for 'racist' Roma tweets NorthReport said...   Former Liberal cabinet minister blasts Young Liberal VP for ‘racist’ Roma tweets https://...
Racist hate crime: Church shooting in Charleston, South Carolina. alan smithee said... Right wing propagandist media and readily available firearms claims more innocent lives. The U.S....
Ottawa Raids see eleven deported and no trafficking victims found... susan davis said... in vancouver after anti immigrant raids focused on asian sex work venues only....no one was...
Offensive against planned Pegida islamophobic demo in Petit Maghreb, Montréal lagatta said... I don't like to respond to my own post, but here is a statement by Québec solidaire on this: http...
Kathleen Wynne looking for a new human rights watchdog. Should Olivia Chow apply? terrytowel said... btw I just send Kathleen Wynne a tweet urging her to consider Olivia, and posted the same on Olivia...

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