Archive for 'Desmond Cole'
Officers have yet to explain why they stopped a young man whom they eventually charged with assault.
New funds for emergency shelter use are welcome, but there are large funding gaps for existing and new affordable housing
A look at some of the actors, artists, activists, and public figures who will be making news in 2015.
The police chief's quiet suspension of police carding is no remedy for systemic racism in policing.
It's not your job to defend racist police practices. It's your job to correct them.
Group condemns proposed law that could limit access to social assistance for those who aren't permanent residents.
A board-commissioned survey suggests officers are ignoring the new policy on stopping and questioning civilians.
Once again, Toronto's representatives don't reflect the population that elected them.
The idea that systemic racism has victims but no beneficiaries is a lie we must confront and destroy.
Candidates often don't reflect the diversity of their constituencies—and that may be keeping some residents away from the ballot box.
After ten months, it's time for one of the last major debates of the 2014 election. Follow along!
Toronto's motto is "Diversity Our Strength." And in many ways, it is—but, all too often, we shy away from honest conversations about the racial, geographic, and economic inequities that divide us. Join us tonight as we try to start a better discussion.
Protesters march in solidarity with undocumented migrants detained in a maximum-security prison without charges or trials.
After a failed run for MP in Trinity-Spadina, the activist and former Olivia Chow staffer is setting his sights on municipal government.
The three-term councillor, who won a close contest in 2010, is looking to hold on to her Ward 30 seat.
Fact-checking, analysis, and updates from the first major debate of the fall election season.