In choosing Viola Desmond as the first Canadian woman to grace the front of a banknote, the country is acknowledging one of the more shameful chapters in its history as well as the long struggle to overcome it. 586 more words
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Swear to gawd, I can’t make this stuff up. So, the Mall of America recently hit up one of the upstanding inner city areas of the North Pole looking for a black Santa to bewitch and beguile legions of little ones into at least 2 to 3 weeks of nicety nice-ness prior to falling into that sweet Christmas eve slumber that will hopefully be followed by a morning where all their dreams come true. 507 more words
Hiwot Adhanom couldn’t believe what she was hearing from two co-workers conducting a hiring process for a public service job.
Her colleagues were attempting to determine who might meet the job criteria’s preference for Canadian citizens. 579 more words
In her report on the Montreal police investigation into indigenous women’s allegations against Sûreté du Québec officers in Val-d’Or, independent civilian observer Fannie Lafontaine found the investigation to have been fair. 631 more words