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Cuthand: Racism hides behind social media following Stanley verdict

It’s hard to believe it was only a week ago that the verdict came down in Gerald Stanley’s trial on a charge of second-degree murder in Battleford Court of Queen’s Bench. 749 more words

Saskatchewan

Dominicana Amara La Negra on Latino Racism

           In one of the most talked about episodes of the H1′s Love & Hip Hop: Miami, Amara La Negra, put a Hollywood producer in his place for saying the 27-year old star’s Afro wasn’t “elegant enough”. 271 more words

Latino Entertainment And News

Letters to the editor, Feb. 15, 2018

Canada Post

It’s that time of the year again, the time for the annual Canada Post ‘sky is falling’ series of articles and editorials. But I couldn’t help but notice that most, if not all of them, seem to leave out some rather important information about Canada Post. 703 more words

Letters

Princeton professor cancels free speech class after students walk out over racial slurs in lecture

TRENTON, N.J. — A Princeton University professor has cancelled a course on cultural freedoms and hate speech after his use of a racial slur in a teaching exercise led some students to walk out. 135 more words

World

Halifax’s University of King’s College to examine possible links to slavery

HALIFAX — One of Canada’s oldest universities is embarking on a scholarly inquiry to examine its possible connections with slavery in the late 18th and early 19th centuries. 470 more words

Canada

Cuthand: With the not-guilty verdict in the Stanley trial, we continue to live in a deeply flawed society

Gerald Stanley has been found not guilty in the killing of Colten Boushie but there are no heroes or a no white knight — only people caught up in a tragic series of events. 679 more words

Columnists

The "Holiness of Diversity"

Diversity.

What does it mean?

I’ve been learning more recently about what that means, and what I think God is asking from me. I’m being challenged with acknowledging my own misperceptions and biases. 295 more words