Anti-Asian Hate Is Skyrocketing in Canada. Here’s How Communities Can Fight Back.

Credit to Author: Victoria Chan| Date: Tue, 23 Mar 2021 17:10:14 GMT

Cities across the country are reporting an increase on attacks on Asian Canadians. Experts and advocates are calling for more police accountability, and say that solidarity among community groups can help fight racism.

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RCMP Discriminated Against Mom of Indigenous Man Who Was Shot Dead: Watchdog

Credit to Author: Anya Zoledziowski| Date: Mon, 22 Mar 2021 16:09:19 GMT

Colten Boushie’s family said they’re “pleased” with a new report, released by an RCMP oversight agency, that found evidence of clear racism targeting them—officers even smelled Boushie’s mother’s breath for alcohol.

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Pope decries shame of racism, like ‘virus’ lurking in wait

Credit to Author: Associated Press| Date: Sun, 21 Mar 2021 18:05:18 +0000

VATICAN CITY: Pope Francis on Sunday denounced racism, likening it to a virus that lurks in waiting and only to emerge and show that “our supposed social progress is not as real or definitive” as people think. Francis tweeted on racism on the date that the United Nations marks as International Day for the Elimination […]

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