people of colour

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Let People of Colour Be Angry

Following the Christchurch mosque shooting, I was filled with anger over what had happened—the latest attack by white supremacism. But society doesn’t want people like me to express that rage.
Noel Ransome
3.19.19
housing

How Renting Can Be Even More Difficult as a Person of Colour

“Every time we would give photo ID, we would hear back right away [from the landlord saying], ‘Oh no, we're going to go with somebody different.’”
Ebony-Renee Baker
2.14.18
census

We Are Taking Over: Majority of Torontonians Identify As Visible Minorities

It's a trend.
Manisha Krishnan
10.25.17
Features

The Bands Taking British Punk Back to Its Multicultural Roots

How acts like Nekra and Sacred Paws are taking up space to give UK people of color punk role models.
Stephanie Phillips
7.31.17
Travel

Travelling as a Person of Colour Is Stressful

Trips are supposed to be relaxing, but I can’t help but be on edge.
Sarah Hagi
7.24.17
Culture

Meet the Artist Bringing Faces of Colour Out of the Shadows

Zahra Siddiqui is a digital artist taking on the invisible majority
Tari Ngangura
10.27.16
Features

Clubbing in Majority White Spaces Taught Me More About My Blackness and Queerness Than Daily Life

Finding QTPOC communities helped me overcome racial oppression and self-doubt.
Max Mohenu
9.13.16
Culture

We Talked to Actors of Colour About How Hard It Is to Book Roles in Canada

Echoing Aziz Ansari in 'Master of None,' these actors are tired of being typecast or not cast at all.
Amil Niazi
6.15.16
The VICE Guide to the 2016 Election

Young People of Colour in the South Bronx Tell Us Why They’re Backing Bernie Sanders

At a massive South Bronx rally where Spike Lee and Rosario Dawson showed up to support Bernie Sanders, there were plenty of people eager to dispel the myth that Sanders fans were all white.
John Surico
4.1.16
News

Women and Marginalized Groups Come to Forefront of Black Lives Matter in Toronto

"For all the little Black girls out there who are not allowed to just be little Black girls, this night is for you."
Sierra Bein
9.28.15
Stuff

Canada’s Tinder Men Are Annoying Black Women With Their Racist and Sexist Bullshit

Life is tough enough dating as a black woman.
Eternity Martis
9.28.15