Anya Zoledziowski

RACISM

Business School Students Are Sharing Racism Horror Stories on Instagram

A new account detailing horrific racism at Queen’s University surfaced last week, prompting racialized students at McGill, the University of British Columbia, the University of Alberta, and more to speak out.
Anya Zoledziowski
3 days ago
Coronavirus

Not Even Justin Trudeau Wants to Go to the U.S. Right Now

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau declined an invitation from Donald Trump to attend a NAFTA meeting in the U.S., where COVID-19 cases are exponentially higher than in Canada.
Anya Zoledziowski
7.7.20
environment

They Were Tired of Dirty Tap Water. So They Became the Water Authority

After going decades without clean drinking water, 15 First Nations in Atlantic Canada have signed an agreement with the federal government to create the country's first Indigenous-led water authority.
Anya Zoledziowski
7.2.20
News

Cop Who Violently Arrested Indigenous Leader Had a Pending Assault Charge

Const. Simon Seguin is still serving on Canada's national police force even though he was charged with assault in 2019 after he allegedly attacked a man and a woman.
Anya Zoledziowski
6.25.20
News

Defunding Police Isn't Enough. There's Systemic Racism in Healthcare Too

Redistributing wealth from police to healthcare providers will only work if we address the systemic racism that's harming racialized people in other systems, experts told VICE.
Anya Zoledziowski
6.24.20
News

Adult Performer Ron Jeremy Charged With Sexually Assaulting Four Women

Jeremy allegedly raped three women and assaulted another between 2014 and 2019 in West Hollywood.
Anya Zoledziowski
6.23.20
News

Canada's Parliament Threw Out a Brown Politician For Calling Out Racism

NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh called Bloc Quebecois MP Alain Therrien racist after Therrien dismissed a motion to review racism among federal police.
Anya Zoledziowski
6.18.20
News

Sex Workers Can Access Financial Coronavirus Aid in This Canadian City

Many sex workers are ineligible for government aid, despite suffering income loss amid the pandemic. Edmonton's escort and body rub parlour licences made it possible for sex workers to get help.
Anya Zoledziowski
6.17.20
News

Trudeau Vows to Help After Two Migrant Workers Die From COVID-19. He's Late

A new report says the coronavirus pandemic has exacerbated problems for migrant workers in Canada that have existed for years.
Anya Zoledziowski
6.16.20
News

Canadian Police Killed Second Indigenous Person in a Week

A police watchdog is investigating the killing of Rodney Levi, which follows several Indigenous deaths at the hands of police this year.
Anya Zoledziowski
6.15.20
News

Dashcam Video Shows Canadian Police Jump Tackling, Punching Indigenous Chief

Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation Chief Allan Adam and his lawyer say the violent arrest wouldn't have happened if Adam was white.
Anya Zoledziowski
6.12.20
Race

Kim Kardashian Helped Me With My Own Racial Identity, Until She Didn't

Kim's racial ambiguity is hotly debated for good reason. But young Armenians all over don't always get to ignore complicated questions about race like she does.
Anya Zoledziowski
5.27.20
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