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Is Hockey THE Canadian Cultural Icon?

Is Hockey THE Canadian Cultural Icon?

There's been a lot of conversation in Canada over the past month. Most of it negative. Problems in the NHL came to light when the oft criticized TV personality, Don Cherry, made anti-immigrant remarks on his National segment, Coach's Corner on Hockey Night in Canada....

Nenshi and Singh on Trudeau Blackface

Many have heard by now the fiasco leading up to the general election: the #blackface scandal. Pictures nearly 20 years old depicting Prime Minister Trudeau in blackface makeup at events has put him in the hot seat. Why is it wrong? Blackface is a racist...

Strategy Unveiled: Canada’s Anti-Racism Strategy 2019–2022

The Minister of Canadian Heritage and Multiculturalism, unveiled Building a Foundation for Change: Canada's Anti-Racism Strategy 2019–2022. A key pillar of the strategy is the establishment of a new Anti-Racism Secretariat that will lead a whole-of-government approach...