Steven Zhou

News

Canada Among Very Worst White Supremacist Countries: Report

"We were really struck by the high level of engagement by Canadians," says an author of a new report on right-wing extremism online.
Steven Zhou
6.19.20
News

Mosques Face Backlash for Broadcasting Evening Prayers During Ramadan

An open letter says the Islamic call to prayer broadcasts are a human rights violation and that hearing them might trigger PTSD in soldiers who served for Canada in the Middle East.
Steven Zhou
5.6.20
Far-Right Extremism

Canadian Military Investigating Soldier After Posts on Neo-Nazi Forum

The soldier under examination, admitted to VICE that he posted on infamous neo-Nazi forum Iron March, but claimed he was just “trolling.”
Steven Zhou
12.18.19
Canada Election 2019

How Worried Should Each Party Leader Be About Their Job?

After 40 days of mud-slinging, Canada's election changed the status of just about every leader’s future.
Steven Zhou
11.4.19
LGBTQ

Library Hosts Anti-Trans Rights 'Feminist,' Saying It Already Hosted Neo-Nazis, So Why Not

Twitter-banned author Meghan Murphy left via the rear entrance of the Toronto Public Library after her talk as hundreds protested outside.
Steven Zhou
10.30.19
Politics

#Wexit Founders Are Far-Right Conspiracy Theorists

VoteWexit.com creator Peter Downing is an ex-cop who thinks PM Justin Trudeau is “normalizing pedophilia.”
Steven Zhou
10.30.19
Politics

What Justin Trudeau Can Do About #Wexit

Western provinces have a long history of feeling neglected by Ottawa, but the Liberals' best option might be to wait out the secession hype.
Steven Zhou
10.23.19
Canada Election 2019

Justin Trudeau's Liberals Win Minority

The beleaguered Liberals lost their majority, but Andrew Scheer's Conservatives failed to have a major breakthrough in Ontario or Quebec.
Steven Zhou
10.22.19
Canada Election 2019

Liberals Lose Seats in Atlantic Canada, But Still Easily Win Region

In early results, the Liberals are well ahead in Newfoundland and the Maritimes.
Steven Zhou
10.22.19
Canada Election 2019

People Can’t Stop Watching This Jagmeet Singh TikTok Meme

Meanwhile, Justin Trudeau is nowhere to be found on TikTok.
Steven Zhou
10.18.19
Canadian Election 2019

What Jagmeet Singh Learned from Justin Trudeau’s 2015 Win

On the campaign trail with this election's hope and change candidate.
Steven Zhou
10.18.19
Canada Election 2019

In this Toronto Suburb, Liberals Face Chinese-Language Disinformation Campaign

In Scarborough North, one of Canada’s most diverse ridings, progressive candidates are trying to thwart a rise in right-wing political populism and anti-drug fear-mongering.
Steven Zhou
10.16.19
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