The conservative-led Canadian federal government has announced that it will be “prioritizing” ethnic and religious minorities while resettling refugees from Syria. Apparently Muslim Syrian refugees will be pushed to the bottom or off the list entirely of refugees to be resettled. 429 more words
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NICEM 20th Anniversary Conference in Conjunction with 15th Human Rights and Racial Equality Conference
The journey to Racial Equality in United Kingdom and Northern Ireland in the last decade – what lessons that we learn?
Join us for our 20th Anniversary Conference in conjunction with our 15th Annual Human Rights and Racial Equality Conference in February 2015.13 more words
One polarizing behaviour both communities employ is name-calling, which includes “booty-scratcher” to describe Africans and “Akata” to describe African-Americans. There is a sense that both groups use slurs to identify each other, when these prejudices are inherited from slavery and colonial times in which black people were disrespected by being called names
by Eric Washington.
Edited by the prolific theologian Anthony Bradley, Aliens in the Promised Land: Why Minority Leadership Is Overlooked in White Christian Churches and Institutions… 975 more words