racial-profiling

Sports

It Sure Looks Like Raptors President Masai Ujiri Was Carded Last Night

After the Raptors president guided his team to a championship, he was asked for his ID by a cop.
Noel Ransome
6.14.19
News

Nova Scotia Suspends Police Street Checks Following Report On Racial Profiling

The report found black Halifax residents are six times more likely to be stopped by cops than white Haligonians.
Manisha Krishnan
4.17.19
News

Cop Charged in Ottawa Man’s Beating Death Pleads Not Guilty

Constable Daniel Montsion pleaded not guilty to manslaughter in the killing of Abdirahman Abdi.
Kieran Delamont
2.4.19
racial-profiling

A Black person is 20 times more likely than a white person to be fatally shot by Toronto police

The numbers from 2013 to 2017 are contained in an interim report by the Ontario Human Rights Commission on racial profiling by the Toronto Police.
Rachel Browne
12.10.18
News

Muslim Students Speak Out About Being Targeted By Canadian Spy Agency

Members of many Muslim Students’ Associations across Canada have described strange encounters with CSIS and the RCMP in recent years.
Jack Hauen
11.19.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Flight Attendants Questioned a Black Doctor for Helping a Sick Passenger

Dr. Fatima Cody Stanford claims they asked for her credentials twice, then grilled her on whether she was "actually an MD."
Arimeta Diop
11.2.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A White Guy Called the Cops on a Black Woman for Using Her Own Damn Pool

Jasmine Edwards called the incident "a classic case of racial profiling."
Lauren Messman
7.6.18
View My Own

Toronto Cops Ganged Up on a Black Journalist Who Accused Them of Racial Profiling

When it comes to race, the police have nothing to be smug about.
Manisha Krishnan
3.2.18
News

Human Rights Commission Will Investigate Racial Profiling by Toronto Police

The Ontario commission wants to find out which police interactions most commonly involve discrimination.
Katie Toth
11.30.17
Film

In ‘Black Cop’, It’s White People Who Are Getting Racially Profiled

We spoke to director Cory Bowles about why he felt the need to be so direct with his message.
Noel Ransome
9.15.17
Dreads

Memo To White Dudes: Stop Asking Black Men With Dreads For Drugs

"People probably assume that I’m a drug dealer before a professor."
Manisha Krishnan
8.22.17
racial-profiling

After alleged police brutality, Ontario struggles with letting cops investigate cops

The father of the accused — who is himself a police officer — is now accused of interfering in the investigation
Sarah Krichel
8.17.17
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