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The media needs to confront racism in Canada: Avvy Go and Gary Yee (Opinion, The Globe and Mail)

Avvy Go and Gary Yee Special to The Globe and Mail Updated November 10, 2020 Avvy Go is the clinic director at the Chinese & Southeast Asian Legal Clinic. Gary Yee is director of the Chinese Canadian National Council for Social Justice. Read the article on The Globe Many Canadians have experienced intense emotions watching … Continue reading The media needs to confront racism in Canada: Avvy Go and Gary Yee (Opinion, The Globe and Mail)

COP-COC | Reconstruction and Reset Plan for Canada

La version française suivra. COVID-19 has exposed and significantly increased pre-existing racial inequities in Canada. The pandemic has amplified major racial inequalities in employment, healthcare, access to senior care, housing, access to justice and education.  While the Canadian government is working on a recovery plan from the pandemic, we need to reimagine what a society … Continue reading COP-COC | Reconstruction and Reset Plan for Canada

[Materials Posted] Race Matters – Now Make It Count: Virtual discussion by Colour of Poverty – Colour of Change (June 22, 2020)

https://youtu.be/JQZqyv45NuM Webinar Flyer Download Webinar Handouts Download Colour of Poverty June 22 Webinar (English PPT) Download Colour of Poverty June 22 Webinar (French PPT) Download Colour of Poverty Disaggregated Data Survey Template Download Monday, Jun 22, 2020 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm [EDT] Race matters when it comes to health, and other social indicators of … Continue reading [Materials Posted] Race Matters – Now Make It Count: Virtual discussion by Colour of Poverty – Colour of Change (June 22, 2020)