Tag: racism

Burnaby South Liberal candidate Karen Wang quits over her racial comments about NDP leader

Burnaby South Liberal candidate quits over her racial comments about NDP leader Karen Wang wrote that as the only Chinese candidate, she could beat Jagmeet Singh, noting he is Indian   https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/wang-resigns-singh-burnaby-south-byelection-1.4980537 Karin Larsen · CBC News · Posted: Jan 16, 2019 9:51 AM PT | Last Updated: 4 minutes ago Karen Wang, the Liberal candidate in the Feb. […]

A very critical clash of cultures’: Plea deal over honour killing threats saves Syrian couple from deportation

‘A very critical clash of cultures’: Plea deal over honour killing threats saves Syrian couple from deportation Bayan Ayoub, left, her mother Faten, top right, and father Ahmad outside the courthouse in Burton, New Brunswick, on May 15, 2018.Don MacPherson and Caitlin Dutt/The Daily Gleaner   A Syrian refugee couple who threatened their adult daughter […]

Halifax is not Canada’s Black Mecca

https://www.thecoast.ca/Opinionated/archives/2018/11/08/halifax-is-not-canadas-black-mecca Tundé Balogun is an investigative journalist and documentary filmmaker. He is owner of The Objective News Agency, a special investigative documentary-style news outlet covering issues important to Black communities that mainstream media miss. Find out more at theobjective.ca SANDRA C. HANNEBOHM From education to employment, government and media, Halifax has a blatant culture of systemic racism. In […]