diversity

Event

6th Annual Seniors' Multicultural Festival

Apr 21, 2016
South Granville Seniors Centre
1420 West 12th Avenue
Vancouver , BC
Canada
49° 15' 38.2572" N, 123° 8' 11.796" W
British Columbia CA
Enjoy an all-ages celebration of diversity with non-stop performances by multicultural seniors' groups and an international food fair at a low price.
Event

Shakil Choudhury on 'Deep Diversity: Overcoming Us vs. Them'

Mar 31, 2016
Octopus Books Centretown
2nd Floor, 251 Bank St.
Ottawa , ON
Canada
45° 24' 58.7052" N, 75° 41' 48.6744" W
Ontario CA
What if our interactions with those different from us are strongly influenced by things happening below the radar of awareness, hidden even from ourselves?
Podcast
Nov 4, 2015

Deep Diversity: Overcoming Us vs. Them

Redeye
Shakil Choudhury reframes the debate on racial discrimination, using stories, recent findings in neuroscience and lessons from real-world interventions to offer a new approach to combating racism.
News
Jan 30, 2015
Photo: flickr/Stephen Harper

Canada's parliament and its diversity problem

A. Splawinski
A new study reveals that Canada's Conservative government is not an accurate reflection of our population. Now that could encompass a whole myriad of things (and it does).
Podcast
Oct 26, 2014

Wikipedia not welcoming environment for women

Redeye
A survey by the Wikipedia Foundation discovered that more than 85 per cent of editors are men. Wikipedia Edit-a-thons are one attempt to address this imbalance, but women are still holding back.
News
May 9, 2014
Photo: flickr/U.S. Embassy, Jakarta

Why does culture rob girls of role models?

Amira Elghawaby
If young women and girls can't find role models within the pages of teen magazines or most mainstream books and film, then where can they find them? The answer should be, within their communities.

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