THE BLACK PERSPECTIVE
Monday, 09 November 2015 06:32 Written by Bee Quammie
At the start of each episode of Law & Order SVU, an ominous voice declares the following: "In the criminal justice system, sexually based offences are considered especially heinous."
Thursday, 05 November 2015 09:14 Written by Rachel Décoste
Prime Minister Stephen Harper's reign ended Wednesday when PM Justin Trudeau took his oath.
Thursday, 22 October 2015 21:47 Written by Rad Dockery
On Monday, October 19th – Justin Trudeau won the first Liberal majority in 15 years.
Friday, 16 October 2015 00:38 Written by Rachel Décoste
Within days, Canadians will go to the urns and decide the fate of Prime Minister Stephen Harper, whose reign has lasted a decade.
In recent months, the debates surrounding carding, street checks and deaths of Black civilians in police custody have mobilized an unprecedented mass movement against police misconduct and anti-Black racism within the city of Toronto.
Friday, 17 July 2015 07:48 Written by Dr Nekessa Remy
A year ago I decided to volunteer at Toronto’s Pan American Games.
Thursday, 16 July 2015 17:40 Written by Dominique Warne
What are some of your fondest memories of childhood in a black household?
Tuesday, 23 June 2015 16:58 Written by Ajamu Nangwaya
The news of Senator Don Meredith's expulsion from the caucus of the ruling Conservative Party of Canada based on an allegation of sexual relations with a 16-year-old girl was greeted with shame, embarrassment and deep disappointment from some members of the Afrikan-Canadian* community, which they expressed on social media.
Tuesday, 16 June 2015 14:56 Written by Sulaimon Giwa
At tomorrow's police services board meeting, Toronto Mayor John Tory is expected to move to bring an end to police carding.