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LETTER: Hate, Silence, & the Responsibility of a Community
Here, people can’t afford to lose jobs. In the instance that someone does because of racist rhetoric, our failure to hold them accountable is compounded.
October 9, 2020
# Black Lives Matter
In Newfoundland and Labrador, Black Lives Matter
“We just started last week. I feel like this is the beginning of something.”
June 10, 2020
My Skin Colour is Not a Threat
It’s easy for white people to deny that racism exists in Newfoundland & Labrador. Black people in this province can’t afford to think like that.
June 2, 2020
Pride, visibility, and the blue uniform
The controversy over police presence at the St. John's Pride parade has revealed more about the politics of solidarity than some of us wanted to…
Michael Connors Jackman
July 28, 2016
PRIDE: Understanding, inclusion, and the need for greater collaboration
Why the debate over off-duty police officers' uniformed participation in Pride reveals deep divides in the LGBTQ community and the need for a more attentive…
July 13, 2016
To Each Their Own
Something very different is happening in Newfoundland and Labrador
For all the negative things it will do to our province, the Liberals' austerity budget is bringing people together in a very meaningful way.
June 7, 2016
Black Lives Matter demonstrations in Toronto gaining momentum
Organizers say members of the Black community and their allies will continue to demand an end to anti-Black racism and police brutality.
March 27, 2016
What I learned from attending a #BlackLivesMatter protest in Toronto
"It was a true sign of solidarity against systemic racism."
March 26, 2016