Mar 24, 2014

Racism against African asylum-seekers in Israel

Canada accepts 96% of all refugee applicants from Eritrea. Israel officially accepts none, yet more than 60,000 are living there with no help or protection from the state.
Book Review
Mar 20, 2014

'Clearing the Plains' confronts Canada's colonialism

Matthew Brett
Author James Daschuk discusses Canada's history of disease, deliberate starvation, ethnic cleansing, tar sands expansion, neglect of treaties and a legacy of colonialism of First Nations.
Feb 21, 2014
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Why we need to rethink Black History Month

Cheryl Thompson
Before an entire generation of Canadians grow tired or apathetic towards a month that so many people fought for, it's time to rethink Black History Month.
In cahoots
Feb 3, 2014

Black History Month

The PSAC recognizes and celebrates the past and present contributions of Black people and people of African descent. We also acknowledge the discrimination, barriers and challenges that remain.
Jan 7, 2014

Out of darkness, the light

David Suzuki
World events viewed in isolation may make it appear as though humanity is moving backward, but when people come together for the good of humanity and the Earth, we can accomplish great things.
Dec 22, 2013
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After Mandela, there is still reason to hope

Gerry Caplan
After Nelson Mandela's passing, today's youth, who witnessed the undiluted admiration of the great man from the whole of the world, might have hope for a colour-blind future
Dec 17, 2013
Photo: Ted Eytan/flickr

Nelson Mandela, Rocky Jones and the revision of heroes

Stephen Kimber
What gets swept to the darkened recesses in legitimate and long overdue recognitions of figures like Nelson Mandela and Rocky Jones is the un-whitewash-able realities of their fights for justice.
Dec 16, 2013

Episode 150: Remembering Nelson Mandela

rabble radio
We dedicate the show to reflections on the life and work of Mandela from anti-apartheid activists, featuring excerpts from a special episode of Amandla from CKUT in Montreal.


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