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Glavin: While MPs squabble, Muslim Canadians and the rest of us will just get on with our lives

Last week, a sloppily written but otherwise harmless motion that didn’t even go to a vote in the House Commons had us all being harangued about a foreign plot to impose Islamic blasphemy laws on an unsuspecting Parliament. 1,053 more words

Columnists

U.S. Supreme Court orders new hearing for Texas inmate who says race tainted his death sentence

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court on Wednesday ordered a new court hearing for a black Texas prison inmate who claims improper testimony about his race tainted his death sentence. 314 more words

News

The Black Mans Progress in White America 

Black Progress in White America For many years now, there have been misconceptions about the black mans progress and achievements in America. After 245 years of slavery and 506 years till African Americans were given the right to vote, the white population still fails to understand that the black mans progress is not based on statistics, or whether we have a ‘black president’, but it is based on the understanding that racism still exist, but is portrayed in many forms that can be covert. 738 more words

Racial Issues

The Failure of Busing

This was something that I wrote for a class when going for my Education masters. It was on the topic of schools segregation.

After Brown V. 912 more words

Politics

Ifedi: Here's why we celebrate Black History Month

Canadians groaned, along with the rest of the world, as Donald Trump confounded expert analysts and conventional wisdom to snatch the U.S. presidency from Hillary Clinton. 671 more words

Columnists

Montreal police department, officer ordered to pay $17,000 for racial profiling

Quebec’s Human Rights Commission has ordered the Montreal police department and one of its officers to pay $17,000 to a young black man the commission has ruled was a victim of racial profiling. 353 more words

Local News

Pews To Poplar Trees: Lynching At Church

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Every February Americans celebrate “Black History Month,” and today I want to recall a segment of Black history that few in American schools or churches discuss. 1,965 more words

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