The puzzling lie of Rachel Dolezal

By Patrick Hunter 17.06.2015

By PATRICK HUNTER Dear Ms. Dolezal: First, I want to thank you very much for giving me another topic to write about. It gives me a chance to get away from the agonizingly frustrating “carding” issue, and Chief Mark Saunders’ …

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Political policies about votes, not critical concerns

By Pat Watson 17.06.2015

By PAT WATSON Political policies may be considered to fall under two basic categories, those that are designed to get votes and those that are reactionary. It is relatively easy to identify vote getters. Take for example Toronto Mayor John …

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Carding is practiced at several societal institutions

By Admin 10.06.2015

By Dr. MUNYONZWE HAMALENGWA Would the police be carding and engage in racial profiling if other centres of political and legal power were authoritatively opposed to these undignified policies and practices? Hardly. The police practice carding and racial profiling because …

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Tactics to utilize in campaign to fight carding

By Admin 10.06.2015

By Dr. AJAMU NANGWAYA “Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere. We are caught in an inescapable network of mutuality, tied in a single garment of destiny. Whatever affects one directly, affects all indirectly.” — Martin Luther King The …

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Carding and its direct impact on Black youth unemployability

By Lennox Farrell 03.06.2015

By LENNOX FARRELL In Toronto – and elsewhere – are there ways to end carding specifically? And racism generally? Definitely! Expand the uses and practice of both to include…pets. You know, dog breeds like corgis and pothounds; cats as shorthair, …

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June is Black Music Month in the U.S.

By Murphy Browne 03.06.2015

By MURPHY BROWNE (Abena Agbetu)   She works hard for the money So hard for it, honey She works hard for the money So you better treat her right I met her there in the corner stand And wonders where …

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Americans concerned about carding in Toronto

By Tom Godfrey 03.06.2015

The recent onslaught of well-deserved public attention given to the carding issue being practiced by Toronto police is receiving airplay and getting noticed by our neighbours in the U.S. Many across the border, and even in Britain, are asking family …

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Jamaican Canadian Association’s resolution on carding

By Admin 03.06.2015

Protesting carding, racial profiling and anti-Black racism.by the Toronto Police Service Whereas: The members of the Jamaican-Canadian Association absolutely abhors the practice of the Toronto Police Service where its members arbitrarily stop, question, record and store individual’s personal information in …

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Silence broken: Black teachers speak up

By Patrick Hunter 03.06.2015

People of African descent suppress a great deal of anger, suffering in silence, not only to the everyday challenges they face, but especially the indignities of racism and racial discrimination within the workplace, and without. Last Friday, some of that …

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Some of the prominent citizens against carding

By Admin 03.06.2015

Zanana Akande Former School Principal; Former Minister of Community & Social Services, Government of Ontario Jean Augustine Retired School Principal; Former Minister of State for Multiculturalism and Parliamentary Assistant to the Prime Minister, Government of Canada Mary Anne Chambers Retired …

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