The Ontario Provincial Police recently announced they will not charge the alleged killers of Soleiman Faqiri, who was beaten to death by at least six prison guards.
All too often, even minimal details about police killings of civilians are not made public for months. Officers involved in such killings are typically shielded from public scrutiny.
Uncovering the silent role that surveillance technologies play in structural racism and police brutality must be an important part of conversations about policing.
Doctors gather to address systemic anti-Black racism by police, and how that impacts the public health sector.
Needs No Introduction
A replay of a webinar by Feminists Deliver on June 8, 2020, featuring a panel of Black women activists talking about a wide range of subjects relating to anti-Black racism in Canada.
David J. Climenhaga
Left unmentioned so far in the affair is its relationship to the continuous abuse endured by female politicians in Alberta by right-wingers while the NDP was in power.
FRT systems are notoriously bad at identifying people of colour, leading to innocent people being wrongly identified as criminals.
Canada is decades behind in collecting race-based data in the public sector. Advocates have long fought for easier access to disaggregated data from the criminal justice system.
As calls to defund the police mount, police unions are already starting to put up a fight.
Talking Radical Radio
Souheil Benslimane talks about the work of the Criminalization and Punishment Education Project to support prisoners and to work against the injustices of policing and prisons.