Dec 2, 2015

Organizing against Islamophobia in Toronto's East End

Thorncliffe and Flemingdon are two working class communities in Toronto. Last month, a Muslim woman in Flemingdon Park was attacked by a group of men while she was taking her children to school.
Nov 17, 2015

How not to treat Muslims after the Paris attacks

Shenaz Kermalli
Are there people out there who really believe the random Muslim woman in hijab standing in front of them at the checkout line at their local grocery store could be hiding a bomb? Apparently so.
Nov 14, 2015
Image: Twitter/Jean Julien

After the Paris attacks, will hate win again?

Lizanne Foster
In the recent federal election, the Harper Conservatives used a niqab to fan the flames of hatred, but Canadians overwhelming rejected that attempt to divide citizens from each other.
Nov 4, 2015

Deep Diversity: Overcoming Us vs. Them

Shakil Choudhury reframes the debate on racial discrimination, using stories, recent findings in neuroscience and lessons from real-world interventions to offer a new approach to combating racism.
Oct 19, 2015

Furor over niqab normalizes racist debate

By the end of today, the debate over the niqab will disappear from view. However, there will be a lasting impact for Muslim women and men, according to Itrath Syed.
Oct 14, 2015

Black Lives Matter - Toronto

The Black Lives Matter movement started in the U.S. in 2012. In the past three years, it’s become a global movement. Pascale Diverlus is co-founder of the Toronto chapter.


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