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Racism

What the decision in a dispute between CBC and Ahmar Khan proves about how Canadian news organizations fail racialized journalists
1 month ago

What the decision in a dispute between CBC and Ahmar Khan proves about how Canadian news organizations fail racialized journalists

Lack of support for workers subject to hate and harassment, stifling expression on human rights and exploiting precarity all front and centre in scathing arbitration report

Covering Coronavirus: How to be an antiracist

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The first part of this program will be a conversation between Ibram X. Kendi, New York Times-bestselling author and Founding Director of The Antiracist Research & Policy Center at American University and Robert Samuels, Washington Post national reporter, about disparities…
Colten — Our relative, our warrior
3 years ago

Colten — Our relative, our warrior

“And when they ask, ‘Is that your relative?’ I will say, ‘Yes.’” (Sarah Rain) I remember the day Colten died. It was a hot summer day in Regina, Saskatchewan and I had enjoyed a leisurely summer, free of journalism work.…
Globe and Mail Public Editor: We must call the ‘alt-right’ what it is: fascist, racist, white supremacist
4 years ago

Globe and Mail Public Editor: We must call the ‘alt-right’ what it is: fascist, racist, white supremacist

By Sylvia Stead for the Globe and Mail Should journalists use made-up words? Sometimes yes. Language changes constantly, and so words such as “post-truth” and “yogalates” come into the vernacular and should be used and explained until they are well…
The effects of a less-than-diverse media workforce
4 years ago

The effects of a less-than-diverse media workforce

By Amanda Ghazale Aziz When Carleton University asked reporter Judy Trinh to give a talk on diversity in the journalism industry to students in the journalism and communications program, she said yes. She suspected why the university had asked her:…