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 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 […]
Racism and hate have no place in B.C.
http://current.ecuad.ca/canadas-hidden-racism Studying last year in California, I was often praised for being a Canadian. I felt proud to be a citizen of a country that so many consider to be a peaceful and progressive utopia of acceptance, but I realized that the Canada they were thinking of is not a reality for many people here. […]
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 […]
GUNTER: Legal and illegal immigration are different and that matters A family approaches the unofficial border crossing at the end of Roxham Rd. in Champlain, N.Y. (Charles Krupa/AP) There is nothing racist about opposing illegal immigration. Indeed, while polls show most Canadians are opposed to the stream of illegal immigrants flooding across our borders in […]
https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/new-brunswick/refugees-face-school-racism-1.4863418 Young refugees and newcomers in New Brunswick say they face racism on a daily basis, usually from adults in school. That’s one of the findings in a report released recently by the Office of the Child and Youth Advocate.
Canada consulting on national anti-racism strategy behind closed doors