Racism

Is It Because I Am Black?

She hurried to the other side of the tunnel when she saw me walking toward…

Black Lives Matter and White Privilege

Black children in Toronto represent 8% of the city’s youth—yet, Black children make up 41%…

Black Lives Matter, Keith Lamont Scott, and Brentley Vinson

By now, you probably know about Keith Lamont Scott. You’ve probably seen images of his…

Black Lives Matter Toronto

For many, Black Lives Matter is an American movement about an American problem. Not according…

Black Lives Matter, and the Self-hating, White-washed, Uncle Toms.

In an apparent attempt to reveal Killer Croc’s actual skin colour known to audiences—the character’s…

Black Lives Matter and Martin Luther King’s Dream

When American police officers killed Alton Sterling and Philando Castile several weeks ago, their deaths…

Black Lives Matter and The Atlantic Slave Trade

I was ten years old when I attended my first class in Montreal as a…

Why I Do Not Support Black Lives Matter

In an article for The Feminist Wire, Alicia Garcia, one of the co-founders of Black…

Let’s be Honest About Reverse-Racism

A few weeks ago, a black friend said to me, “black people can be prejudiced,…