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Probe launched after Ottawa police officer accused of racist online posts on death of Inuit artist

The Ottawa Police Service has opened a chief’s complaint against one of its own after an officer was accused of making racist online comments following the suspicious death of acclaimed Inuit artist Annie Pootoogook. 797 more words

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Better Together

We all have our own experience of life. You have yours, I have mine, the person to your left has another. Every single one is exactly different. 583 more words


Cultural Appropriation - what's all the fuss about?

Warning: ballsy and potentially offensive post ahead. Not recommended for bigots or people who are very easily offended by the truth. 

Not long ago, Marc Jacobs came under fire for putting his models in dreadlocks on the runway at New York Fashion Week – the whole thing was made into a cultural appropriation scandal. 796 more words

Taking aim at Trump, Obama says even a third-grader knows slavery 'wasn't good for black people'

President Barack Obama took direct aim at GOP nominee Donald Trump’s assertion that conditions for African-Americans now are worse than they have been at any time in U.S. 709 more words


Stephen Colbert Makes The Connection: Kaepernick Is About Charlotte

“Martin Luther Did Not Have a Dream, It Was a Hallucination”

Colbert does what the mainstream media seem unable to do, again.

Source: Stephen Colbert Makes The Connection: Kaepernick Is About Charlotte

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Atchison fights back on crime criticism

Incumbent mayoral candidate Don Atchison is standing by his claim that Saskatoon’s crime rate can be attributed to people here reporting more crime than residents of other cities. 434 more words

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My recent brush with the Law

You know that sinking feeling you get when you look in your rear-view mirror and see a police car with lights flashing?  And you heard the siren before you saw it?   450 more words