People are urging Yuk Yuk's Toronto to cancel a comedy show called White Guys Matter hosted by Aaron Berg that promises only white male comedians and jokes about race, religion and sexism more

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The R&B artist's exchange with Jeanne Beker on the CBC literary competition was pure drama, and perhaps the kind that can bring about a reckoning more



Michael Watier

The inflexibility of the structures of the Toronto police and its civilian overseers on the Toronto Police Service Board, does not – cannot – allow for the democratic civic engagement and analysis necessary to realize constructive change more


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Choel Joon Baek

For Singh, the stakes are bound to get higher – and the attacks worse – when the 2019 federal election news cycle begins. more




Kevin Johnston, a fixture at anti-Muslim protests that want of "Islamization" of Canada a "creeping Sharia law," faces willful promotion of hate charges next month more


It was “bring your own conical straw hat” at #LovesUsNot’s Stir Fry night more



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


Why an all-white jury's acquittal of Saskatchewan farmer Gerald Stanley on second-degree murder charges in the shooting death of young Indigenous man amounts to a continuation of cultural genocide more


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Paul Salvatori

Newer faces among the usual anti-Muslim suspects hints at splintering of support among far-right groups, say anti-racism activists more


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Stacy Lee

Robyn Maynard's book debunks the myth of Canada as a multicultural beacon of tolerance more



Samuel Engelking

Over the weekend, thousands rallied against white supremacy in Toronto more

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Michelle da Silva

Demonstration planned in response to "Toronto Nationalist Rally" demands repeal of Safe Third Country Agreement and brings to the fore issues of white allyship in combating racism more


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Chris Rattan

Rexdale consultation into School Resource Officer Program hears of increases in arrests of students and newcomers being turned over to immigration officials more


Protesting does have a place, but I am a firm believer in connecting with the opposition on a personal level more


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Earnscliffe Strategy Group

Note to political strategists living in the Ottawa bubble: it's probably not a good idea to retweet anything from U.S.-based conspiracy websites more


Do you know how to intervene if you witness Islamophobic harassment? more



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

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For Black students to succeed, the entire school system may have to be brought to a grinding halt and redesigned from the bottom up more


Black community allies have adopted the language of class to define the struggles experienced by young Black people, as if race and class are not so intertwined as to be one thing more


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Landlord ordered to pay $12,000 by Human Rights Tribunal testifies he refused to remove his shoes in couple's prayer space because they were attempting "to impose their way of life" on him more