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It’s okay to hire diverse workers, but not as the official voice of the company?

A company I work with recently upgraded their phone system for their two offices situated in two different provinces. Their last system was top of the edge when they first installed it, but that was over a decade ago. It's... Continue Reading →

Aboriginal Residential Schools

"When the school is on the reserve, the child lives with its parents, who are savages, and though he may learn to read and write, his habits and training mode of though are Indian. He is simply a savage who... Continue Reading →

Sustaining the rage

I believe that it's important to stand up for your rights and other people's rights. I therefore than up, speak up when hearing or reading discriminatory words. I have to admit that sometimes it is a struggle to sustain the rage... Continue Reading →

Privilege and Entitlement

Privileged is the idea that some people in society are advantaged over others. Privilege is often invisible from the inside. It's difficult to see a system designed to benefit you when it's all-encompassing. Because whiteness is viewed as the “default,”... Continue Reading →

Tell your story

Share with your kids examples of times when you’ve experienced bias because of your gender, race, religion, sexual orientation, etc. Talk to them about times you’ve felt you’ve been treated unfairly or times that you’ve taken a stand against bias... Continue Reading →

Violent Extremism in Western Societies

Terrorism is a form of psychological warfare. These groups promote their agenda through violence that shapes the perceptions of political and social issues. Fearful reactions to Eastern terrorism is nothing new. Incidents of extremist activity are often followed by anti-Islam... Continue Reading →

Climate of hatred

Hate crimes are on the rise in Canada. As much as we hate to admit it. There has always been a history of racism in our country. I do believe that most Canadian strive to better ourselves and be all... Continue Reading →

Against Racism?

If you write and/or talk about racism every day but allow your friends and family members to spew racist shit without calling it out, you are failing to stand for your beliefs and you are in fact contributing to racism. I... Continue Reading →

White Male Anger in Canada?

I read a lot of blogs, articles, newspapers, books, etc. I see a lot of white male supremacist who are obviously angered by the idea of female equality and lash out as often as they can, both online and through real world... Continue Reading →

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