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Samuel Engelking

Following the success of her debut book So You Want To Talk About Race, the Seattle-based writer is exploring racial landscapes in Toronto and beyond more

Books

From tiger moms to why there are no Asian men on The Bachelor, two (Asian) NOW editors discuss the importance of the first Hollywood studio film with Asian leads in 25 years. more

, Interviews & Features

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Indie publisher BookThug's temporary name change to Book*Hug contains a valuable lesson for cities and cultural institution more

Culture

The growing spate of neo-Nazi and far-right activity around the world means it's important for Canadians to take a stand more

News

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Cheol Joon Baek

If the celebration of the radical idea to accept and support the rights and existence of marginalized Canadians is not extended to queer Canadians of all intersections, then what celebration is there to be had? more

, News

School's namesake was a key supporter of the traumatizing residential school system more

Education

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Jodianne Beckford

Toronto’s housing bubble has created a landlord’s market, to the disadvantage in particular of Black renters. more

News

The areas of the city with the most cyclists tend also to be the whitest more

News

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Canadian media should capitalize the B in Black people. more

Think Free: The NOW Toronto blog

Canada Post has declined to stop delivery of the east-end rag and Toronto police are stubbornly silent more

News

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BlackLivesMatter TO (@BLM_TO) on Twitter

When the mayor attempts to wade into issues of race and injustice, he reveals himself to be stunningly ill-equipped. more

News

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Cinema’s provocateur says only Amazon would fund his new pic Chi-Raq more

Interviews & Features

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Rebecca Tisdelle

In case you needed a reminder that there’s still so much work to do in the fight against oppression more

Think Free: The NOW Toronto blog

Tarantino's 2012 Django Unchained is a rarity for Hollywood - a consummate conjunction of spaghetti western and blaxploitation genres that argues for a robust response to white racism more

News

The Liberal candidate hoped to turn the discussion away from his record as police chief. At that, he failed miserably. more

News

When the province held a public consultation on carding, it kind of blew up in their faces. And that's a good thing. more

News

The game show that challenged people not to fall has been turned into WIPEOUT Run, a race in which you will certainly fall more

Think Free: The NOW Toronto blog

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Zach Slootsky

"What a lot of us have come to discover since then is that for some communities in this city, it's G20 rules every day." more

News

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Yusra K. Ali

The police shooting of Andrew Loku is the predictable result of Canada's refusal to acknowledge its history of racism and continuing devaluing of black lives more

News