Posts Filed Under: Social Justice
How data became a political weapon in the debate over shelter space
"Toronto lost one of it's biggest social justice champions with the passing of Pam McConnell. She was a guiding light for us all."
March held in support of Freddie Gray also raises questions about police conduct and carding.
Members of the community share their memories as part of the neighbourhood's revitalization.
Mayor-elect vows to take action on "disgraceful and unacceptable condition" of TCHC buildings after he assumes office.
Accusers continue to step forward with allegations of sexual assaults committed by Jian Ghomeshi. His accusers deserve the presumption of innocence just as much as he does.
Once again, Toronto's representatives don't reflect the population that elected them.
School Board candidate Ausma Malik has been the target of Islamphobic slurs, and she's not the only one. We need to stand against these vile attacks.
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.
Nahom Berhane—a community health worker and father—was stabbed to death on the Danforth. The media reported on his death, but took almost 48 hours to mention the details of his life.
If we want to create a just and diverse society, we have to acknowledge how racism shapes this city.
New music video featuring local poet spotlights the community's pride—and its hopes for the future.
Looking back at the decade-long legacy of Toronto's outgoing police chief.
With Toronto mired in a housing crisis, the proposal is a step in the right direction.
New York and Chicago public libraries are lending out wireless internet access to underprivileged patrons.