RACISM

Far-Right Extremism

Neo-Nazis on DeviantArt Radicalized a Woman Who Planned a Mass Shooting

The cutesy art site was the surprising birthplace for a number of players in the modern extreme-right movement.
Mack Lamoureux
2 hours ago
Canadian Far Right Extremism

In the End, a Quebec Far-Right Group’s Biggest Enemy Was Themselves

The crumbling of La Meute shows many far-right groups biggest enemy isn’t Antifa or the Liberal government, but their own infighting.
Mack Lamoureux
6.20.19
identity-race

Democrats Want to Tackle Reparations, but Joe Biden Isn't So Sure

The former vice president continues to split with the more left-wing candidates he's running against.
Harry Cheadle
6.19.19
politics

Canadian Conservatives Are Having a Bad Time at the Online Hate Hearings

The hearings which last time saw an MP read from the Christchurch shooters manifesto again went poorly for the Conservatives.
Mack Lamoureux
6.4.19
Op-Eds

White Country Fans Need to Stop Hating on Lil Nas X's Wrangler Collaboration

Cowboy culture isn't rooted in white culture, so let the "Old Town Road" singer sell some jeans.
Alex Zaragoza
5.31.19
Canadian Far Right Extremism

Canadian Military Confirms Neo-Nazi Group Atomwaffen Was Within Its Ranks

A report by military intelligence outlines that since 2013, 53 Canadian Armed Forces members were either connected to hate groups or hate incidents.
Mack Lamoureux
Ben Makuch
5.28.19
Islamophobia

How Right-Wing Extremism Has Changed the Lives of Canadian Muslim Women

From mosque shootings to Quebec’s anti-religious symbols bill, more Muslim women are living in fear.
Urooba Jamal
5.23.19
identity-race

Court Reporters Are Literally Writing Down Black People's Testimonies Wrong

A new study shows that stenographers frequently fail at correctly understanding and transcribing African American English, which can have devastating consequences for Black people in court.
Leila Ettachfini
5.23.19
Race and Health

What It's Like to be Labeled a Rude Black Girl

A new report quotes Black women on the ways adults assumed they were sexually active at an early age and labeled them as “loud, aggressive and angry” or “having an attitude problem."
Kimberly Lawson
5.16.19
News

YouTube Pulls Canadian Anti-Islam Vlogger Following Record Defamation Lawsuit Loss

Kevin J. Johnston conducted a vile campaign against Toronto restaurateur Mohamad Fakih on Facebook and YouTube.
Mack Lamoureux
5.14.19
News

Someone Flew a Nazi Flag, So an Indigenous Man Burned It

The incident was filmed in Saskatchewan last week and speaks to the brazenness many on the far right have right now, experts say.
Mack Lamoureux
5.13.19
Canadian Far Right Extremism

Hamilton Promises Investigation Into Employment of Former Neo-Nazi Leader

The city council discussed their employment of Marc Lemire, former head of the Heritage Front, after VICE revealed he was working in their IT department.
Mack Lamoureux
5.9.19
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