racism

Senator calls for RCMP boss to quit, saying she doesn’t understand racism

Senator calls for RCMP boss to quit, saying she doesn’t understand racism

Senator calls for RCMP boss to quit, saying she doesn’t understand racism

Senator calls for RCMP boss to quit, saying she doesn’t understand racism
PM wants to move ‘very quickly’ on anti-racism initiatives, minister says

PM wants to move ‘very quickly’ on anti-racism initiatives, minister says

PM wants to move ‘very quickly’ on anti-racism initiatives, minister says

PM wants to move ‘very quickly’ on anti-racism initiatives, minister says
‘When does it stop?’ Slain man’s family makes tearful plea

‘When does it stop?’ Slain man’s family makes tearful plea

‘When does it stop?’ Slain man’s family makes tearful plea

‘When does it stop?’ Slain man’s family makes tearful plea
Racial reckoning in boardrooms and dugouts as EPL resumes

Racial reckoning in boardrooms and dugouts as EPL resumes

Racial reckoning in boardrooms and dugouts as EPL resumes

Racial reckoning in boardrooms and dugouts as EPL resumes
Beyoncé is calling for charges against officers involved in the shooting of Breonna Taylor, in a June 14, 2020 story. (Photo by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)

Beyoncé wants officers charged in black woman’s death

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Beyoncé has joined the call for charges against officers…

  • Jun 15, 2020
Beyoncé is calling for charges against officers involved in the shooting of Breonna Taylor, in a June 14, 2020 story. (Photo by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)
The 1975 Fawlty Towers episode “The Germans” has been withdrawn from a U.K. streaming service because of numerous racial slurs, in a June 12, 2020 story. (Photo by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)

Episode of UK sitcom Fawlty Towers pulled over racist slurs

LONDON — One of the most memorable episodes of one of the…

The 1975 Fawlty Towers episode “The Germans” has been withdrawn from a U.K. streaming service because of numerous racial slurs, in a June 12, 2020 story. (Photo by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)
On June 11, 2020, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Indigenous and racialized Canadians have long known that there is systemic discrimination right across Canada. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)

‘Systemic racism’ in Canada reflected in health, income and other indicators

MONTREAL — For Louise Delisle, an African Nova Scotian who grew up…

On June 11, 2020, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Indigenous and racialized Canadians have long known that there is systemic discrimination right across Canada. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)
‘Is that the best?’ Marc Miller asks of RCMP efforts to combat system racism

‘Is that the best?’ Marc Miller asks of RCMP efforts to combat system racism

‘Is that the best?’ Marc Miller asks of RCMP efforts to combat system racism

‘Is that the best?’ Marc Miller asks of RCMP efforts to combat system racism
David and Collet Stephan were accused of not seeking medical attention sooner for 19-month-old Ezekiel, who died in 2012, in a June 11, 2020 story. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)

Judges to hear Alberta Crown appeal of couple’s acquittal in toddler death

CALGARY — An Alberta Crown appeal of a couple’s acquittal in the…

David and Collet Stephan were accused of not seeking medical attention sooner for 19-month-old Ezekiel, who died in 2012, in a June 11, 2020 story. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)
Freeland says police must acknowledge racism, advocates call for action

Freeland says police must acknowledge racism, advocates call for action

Freeland says police must acknowledge racism, advocates call for action

Freeland says police must acknowledge racism, advocates call for action

Buffalo adops policing changes after protester is hurt

Buffalo adops policing changes after protester is hurt

Missouri paper owners resign in protest over racist cartoon

Missouri paper owners resign in protest over racist cartoon

NASCAR bans Confederate flag from its races, venues

NASCAR bans Confederate flag from its races, venues

NASCAR bans Confederate flag from its races, venues

NASCAR bans Confederate flag from its races, venues
Petition to rename Dundas Street garners attention amid renewed focus on monuments

Petition to rename Dundas Street garners attention amid renewed focus on monuments

Petition to rename Dundas Street garners attention amid renewed focus on monuments

Petition to rename Dundas Street garners attention amid renewed focus on monuments
Opinion: Protests and pandemic full of lessons

Opinion: Protests and pandemic full of lessons

A test of “first-rate intelligence,” wrote F. Scott Fitzgerald, is “the ability…

  • Jun 10, 2020
Opinion: Protests and pandemic full of lessons
CBC News host Wendy Mesley said she was “careless” with her language, in a June 9, 2020 story. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)

CBC host Wendy Mesley apologizes for using a certain word in discussion on race

TORONTO — CBC News host Wendy Mesley says she’s sorry and “deeply…

CBC News host Wendy Mesley said she was “careless” with her language, in a June 9, 2020 story. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)

Some Canadian CrossFit gyms quick to de-affiliate from brand after Glassman comments

Some Canadian CrossFit gyms quick to de-affiliate from brand after Glassman comments

Boxer Jean Pascal attends a demonstration calling for justice for the death of George Floyd and all victims of police brutality, in Montreal, Sunday, June 7, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Graham Hughes
Boxer Jean Pascal attends a demonstration calling for justice for the death of George Floyd and all victims of police brutality, in Montreal, Sunday, June 7, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Graham Hughes
Brittany Bovey, of Innisfail, is once again holding an anti-racism rally in the community on Saturday after getting a surge of support from across the country. (Contributed photo).

Innisfail’s anti-racism rally is back on after organizer receives a surge of public support

‘Millions of Canadians support your efforts,’ says one commenter

Brittany Bovey, of Innisfail, is once again holding an anti-racism rally in the community on Saturday after getting a surge of support from across the country. (Contributed photo).
After Megan Rapinoe started kneeling during the “The Star-Spangled Banner,” the U.S. Soccer Federation instituted an anthem policy, in a June 8, 2020 story. (Photo by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)

USWNT wants soccer federation to repeal anthem policy

CHICAGO — The U.S. women’s national team wants the U.S. Soccer Federation…

  • Jun 9, 2020
After Megan Rapinoe started kneeling during the “The Star-Spangled Banner,” the U.S. Soccer Federation instituted an anthem policy, in a June 8, 2020 story. (Photo by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)