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Fourth year Queen’s University Commerce student Kelly Weiling Zou poses for a portrait outside Smith School of Business in Kingston, Ont., Friday, Aug. 14, 2020. Business school students in Ontario are sounding the alarm about what they call outright racism from fellow students and a lack of equity and diversity training among faculty. A number of social media accounts have popped up in recent months, anonymously recounting stories of racism happening in universities across the province. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Lars Hagberg

Ontario business schools foster ‘hostile environment,’ racialized students say

Business school students in Ontario are sounding the alarm about what they…

Fourth year Queen’s University Commerce student Kelly Weiling Zou poses for a portrait outside Smith School of Business in Kingston, Ont., Friday, Aug. 14, 2020. Business school students in Ontario are sounding the alarm about what they call outright racism from fellow students and a lack of equity and diversity training among faculty. A number of social media accounts have popped up in recent months, anonymously recounting stories of racism happening in universities across the province. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Lars Hagberg
Hate crime victim arrested at protest won’t be prosecuted

Hate crime victim arrested at protest won’t be prosecuted

Hate crime victim arrested at protest won’t be prosecuted

Hate crime victim arrested at protest won’t be prosecuted
Leadership apologizes after report finds systemic racism at human rights museum

Leadership apologizes after report finds systemic racism at human rights museum

Leadership apologizes after report finds systemic racism at human rights museum

Leadership apologizes after report finds systemic racism at human rights museum
Lee Anna Osei honouring brother through Black Canadian Coaches initiative

Lee Anna Osei honouring brother through Black Canadian Coaches initiative

Lee Anna Osei honouring brother through Black Canadian Coaches initiative

Lee Anna Osei honouring brother through Black Canadian Coaches initiative
St. Louis couple charged for pulling, waving guns at protest

St. Louis couple charged for pulling, waving guns at protest

St. Louis couple charged for pulling, waving guns at protest

St. Louis couple charged for pulling, waving guns at protest
Workers protest racial inequality on day of national strike

Workers protest racial inequality on day of national strike

Workers protest racial inequality on day of national strike

Workers protest racial inequality on day of national strike
Ottawa Police have apologized for how they handled a 911 call about a Black man in a park, in a July 10, 2020 story. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)

Police apologize after 911 call where white woman reports Black man in a park

Ottawa police have apologized for how they handled an incident where a…

Ottawa Police have apologized for how they handled a 911 call about a Black man in a park, in a July 10, 2020 story. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)
Oprah Winfrey and Lionsgate are partnering on “The 1619 Project,” in a July 8, 2020 story. (Photo by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)

Oprah, Lionsgate to help adapt The 1619 Project for film, TV

Oprah Winfrey and Lionsgate are partnering with Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Nikole Hannah-Jones…

  • Jul 9, 2020
Oprah Winfrey and Lionsgate are partnering on “The 1619 Project,” in a July 8, 2020 story. (Photo by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)
Calls grow for news outlets reporting on systemic racism to address own failures

Calls grow for news outlets reporting on systemic racism to address own failures

Calls grow for news outlets reporting on systemic racism to address own failures

Calls grow for news outlets reporting on systemic racism to address own failures
Charges dropped against N.S. woman injured during arrest in racial profiling case

Charges dropped against N.S. woman injured during arrest in racial profiling case

Charges dropped against N.S. woman injured during arrest in racial profiling case

Charges dropped against N.S. woman injured during arrest in racial profiling case
In risky bid, Trump stokes racial rancour to motivate voters

In risky bid, Trump stokes racial rancour to motivate voters

In risky bid, Trump stokes racial rancour to motivate voters

In risky bid, Trump stokes racial rancour to motivate voters
In this Aug. 4, 2019, file photo, Boston Red Sox right fielder Mookie Betts makes a leaping catch on a ball hit by New York Yankees’ DJ LeMahieu during the eighth inning of a baseball game in New York. (File photo by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)

Betts: Baseball didn’t do good job with response to Floyd

LOS ANGELES — Mookie Betts wasn’t moved by Major League Baseball’s response…

  • Jul 7, 2020
In this Aug. 4, 2019, file photo, Boston Red Sox right fielder Mookie Betts makes a leaping catch on a ball hit by New York Yankees’ DJ LeMahieu during the eighth inning of a baseball game in New York. (File photo by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)
Frederick Douglass statue vandalized in Rochester park

Frederick Douglass statue vandalized in Rochester park

Frederick Douglass statue vandalized in Rochester park

Frederick Douglass statue vandalized in Rochester park
Verizon has joined the growing boycott against Facebook and Twitter, in a July 2, 2020 story. (Photo by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)

Social media companies face revenue hit from boycotts

Verizon’s decision to join the growing boycott against Facebook and Twitter risks…

  • Jul 2, 2020
Verizon has joined the growing boycott against Facebook and Twitter, in a July 2, 2020 story. (Photo by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)
Data is still emerging in Canada about the efficacy of body cameras on police officers, in a July 2, 2020 story. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)

Studies show no consistent evidence body cameras reduce police violence

A Calgary police officer loudly tells an Indigenous man to put his…

Data is still emerging in Canada about the efficacy of body cameras on police officers, in a July 2, 2020 story. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)
Family of Montreal man killed by police hope protests bring change to policing

Family of Montreal man killed by police hope protests bring change to policing

Family of Montreal man killed by police hope protests bring change to policing

Family of Montreal man killed by police hope protests bring change to policing
City crews remove some barriers from Seattle protest zone

City crews remove some barriers from Seattle protest zone

City crews remove some barriers from Seattle protest zone

City crews remove some barriers from Seattle protest zone
Winds of change: Mississippi rebel-themed flag fading away

Winds of change: Mississippi rebel-themed flag fading away

Winds of change: Mississippi rebel-themed flag fading away

Winds of change: Mississippi rebel-themed flag fading away
First ministers couldn’t agree on condemning systemic racism in declaration: PM

First ministers couldn’t agree on condemning systemic racism in declaration: PM

First ministers couldn’t agree on condemning systemic racism in declaration: PM

First ministers couldn’t agree on condemning systemic racism in declaration: PM
‘A true victory:’ Charges dropped against Alberta chief in violent arrest

‘A true victory:’ Charges dropped against Alberta chief in violent arrest

‘A true victory:’ Charges dropped against Alberta chief in violent arrest

‘A true victory:’ Charges dropped against Alberta chief in violent arrest