Canada needs to get on with tackling racism in concrete ways – IRPP
Stop setting up anti-racism secretariats and start passing laws specific to Charter rights. Stop land acknowledgements and give back Indigenous land.
July 8, 2022
Anti-racism is the call of the day in the Global North. In addition to their earlier push to introduce a diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) culture, institutions are now also hurriedly producing anti-racism strategies and policies. This is supposed to combat the growing tide of hatred against those of non-white origin.
There has also been a sudden surge in such strategies and policies across several government departments and civil society organizations. This has been more obvious on the heels of recent incidents such as the Quebec mosque shootings, the London, Ontario, murders and racist profiling by police against Indigenous people.
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