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Humberto DaSilva | On June 19, 2020 animal rights activist Regan Russell was run down and killed by a pig transport truck in front of the Fearman's slaughterhouse in Burlington Ontario.
Daphna Levit presents Wrestling with Zionism: Jewish Voices of Dissent (Image: Contributed photo)
Daphna Levit | Jewish opposition to Zionism began with the inception of Zionism in Europe in the 19th century, and continues to this day.
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Erin Knight, Digital Freedom Update | FRT systems are notoriously bad at identifying people of colour, leading to innocent people being wrongly identified as criminals.
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Lidia Abraha | 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.
Ontario Superior Court of Justice and Toronto City Hall (Image: Ken Lund/Flickr)
Rick Salutin | Justice Joseph Di Luca found off-duty Toronto police officer Michael Theriault guilty of assault but not aggravated assault. Christian, his brother, was found not guilty of aggravated assault.
The fallen Christopher Columbus statue outside the Minnesota State Capitol after a group led by American Indian Movement members tore it down in St. Paul, Minnesota, on June 10, 2020. (Image: Tony Webster/Wikimedia Commons)
Lorenzo Vargas | In Canada, there are renewed calls to rename monuments, buildings and streets across the country that honour colonial figures, not just as a symbolic act.
Vancouver's Oppenheimer Park in 2019 (Image: Paul Sableman/Flickr)
Stepan Wood | The first article in a two-part series looking at the cycle of displacement of homeless people during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Khadijah Kanji | Police officers carry the name, but don't monopolize the practice. Policing is structurally integral to all of our institutions, and is carried out both "benevolently" and violently.
Kim Elliott | We understand why the world needs independent, progressive media and analysis in the wake of a crisis.
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Robert Sweeny | The failure of successive governments to act on evidence has helped create the conditions for the spectacularly unequal Canada we live in today.
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Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan | President Trump's planned rally at Mount Rushmore occurs as the U.S. suffers an explosion of COVID-19 cases and a national debate on how to deal with symbols enshrining systemic racism.
John Fallon, CEO, Pearson, Larry Fink, CEO, BlackRock and Mark Hoffman, president, CNBC in 2014. Image: Financial Times/Flickr
Linda McQuaig | After talks with Larry Fink, Trudeau is gearing up to spend billions on new infrastructure in a way that will drive up costs and allow national assets to be owned by foreign elites.