General News

 

Academia

"David Eby says discriminatory posters at University of Victoria serve as reminder to fight racism," The Globe and Mail, 3 November 2017 https://beta.theglobeandmail.com/news/british-columbia/david-eby-says-discriminatory-posters-at-university-of-victoria-serve-as-reminder-to-fight-racism/article36836548/?ref=http://www.theglobeandmail.com&

"Ottawa puts term limits on Canada Research Chairs Program in Diversity Bid," The Globe and Mail, 2 November 2017
https://beta.theglobeandmail.com/news/politics/ottawa-puts-term-limits-on-canada-research-chairs-program-in-diversity-bid/article36806473/?ref=http://www.theglobeandmail.com&

"Lack of Faculty Diversity can affect Studies and Career aspirations," The Globe and Mail, 18 October 2017
https://beta.theglobeandmail.com/news/national/education/canadian-university-report/lack-of-faculty-diversity-can-affect-studies-and-career-aspirations/article36637410/

"At Law School, Honor for the enslaved," Harvard Gazette, 6 September 2017
https://news.harvard.edu/gazette/story/2017/09/harvard-law-school-plaque-honors-those-enslaved-by-royall-family/?utm_source=SilverpopMailing&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=09.07.b.2017%20%281%29

"I went to Oxford. As a black female student, I found it alienating and elitist," The Guardian, 15 August 2017
https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2017/aug/15/oxford-black-female-student-elitist-ignorant-minority-universities

The Long Read: "What is a Black Professor in America allowed to say?," The Guardian, 3 August 2017
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/aug/03/what-is-a-black-professor-in-america-allowed-to-say-tommy-j-curry

"At last, the UK has a Black Studies university course. It's long overdue," The Guardian, 20 May 2016
http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2016/may/20/black-studies-university-course-long-overdue?CMP=share_btn_link

"Texas Academics told to avoid 'sensitive topics' if gun law goes into effect," The Guardian, 24 February 2016
http://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2016/feb/24/university-of-houston-faculty-campus-carry-law-texas-guns

"Student activists nationwide challenge campus racism  - and get results," The Guardian, 13 November 2015
http://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2015/nov/13/student-activism-university-of-missouri-racism-universities-colleges

 

Arts and Culture

"DuVernay, L Cool J, Brazile highlight Hutchins Center Honors at Harvard," The Boston Globe, 4 October 2017
https://www.bostonglobe.com/lifestyle/names/2017/10/04/duvernay-cool-brazile-highlight-hutchins-center-honors-harvard/RdeNYLg9oIdEoU80p92MBI/story.html

"Why I quit the Art Gallery of Ontario: former Canadian-art curator Andrew Hunter explains," thestar.com, 3 October 2017
https://www.thestar.com/entertainment/visualarts/2017/10/03/andrew-hunter-why-i-quit-the-art-gallery-of-ontario.html

"AGO facing big choices as top curator Andrew Hunter quits," thestar.com, 7 September 2017
https://www.thestar.com/entertainment/visualarts/2017/09/07/ago-facing-big-choice-as-top-curator-andrew-hunter-quits-whyte.html

The Long Read: "The Jean Michel Basquiat I knew...," The Guardian, 3 September 2017
https://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/2017/sep/03/jean-michel-basquiat-retrospective-barbican

"America must build statues against slavery and Racism. It can start with these," The Guardian, 22 August 2017 https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2017/aug/22/confederate-statues-monuments-sidney-blumenthal

"Baltimore Mayor on Confederate Statues: 'Why Should people have to feel pain everyday?'," The Guardian, 22 August 2017
https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2017/aug/22/baltimore-roger-b-taney-confederate-statues-catherine-pugh

"Confederate Plaque on Montreal's Hudson Bay store removed," CBC News - Montreal, 15 August 2017
http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/montreal/jefferson-davis-confederate-plaque-montreal-1.4248206

"Toronto Artist James Michael Yeboah's solo show deconstructs masculinity," Now, 20 July 2017
https://nowtoronto.com/art-and-books/art/toronto-artist-james-michael-yeboah-s-solo-show-deconstructs/

"AGO Exhibition Reframes the idea of Canada, NOW, 5 July 2017
https://nowtoronto.com/news/ago-reframes-the-idea-of-canada/

"At the Art Gallery of Ontario: Canada, Revisited," TheStar.com, 3 July 2017
https://www.thestar.com/entertainment/visualarts/2017/07/03/canada-revisited-at-the-art-gallery-of-ontario.html

"AGO Exhibition asks where Canada really came from," The Globe and Mail, 2 July 2017
https://www.theglobeandmail.com/arts/ago-exhibition-asks-where-canada-really-came-from/article35532404/

"Collecting the World by James Delbourgo Review - Hans Sloane's 'nicknackatory' and the
founding of the British Museum,"
The Guardian, 16 June 2017 
https://www.theguardian.com/books/2017/jun/16/collecting-world-hans-sloane-british-museum

"Antarctic Explorer's 118-year-old painting discovered among penguin poo," The Guardian, 13 June 2017
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/jun/13/antarctic-explorers-118-year-old-painting-discovered-obscured-by-penguin-poo

" 'Outside of the Land, looking in': Van Gogh's Seasons through Indigenous Eyes," The Guardian, 12 June 2017
https://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/2017/jun/13/outside-of-the-land-looking-in-van-goghs-seasons-through-indigenous-eyes

"White Artist's Emmett Till Painting Incites Anger at Whitney Biennial," The Huffington Post, 21 March 2017
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/whitney-biennial-emmett-till_us_58d118b9e4b0be71dcf7cee8

 

Beauty, Health, and Well-Being

"Why we must listen to the ticking of our body clock," The Guardian, 30 October 2017
https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2017/oct/30/listen-ticking-body-clock-circadian-physical-mental-wellbeing

"Heavy Flow: Are Period Pants  the Revolutionary solution to an age old problem?," The Guardian, 6 September 2017
https://www.theguardian.com/society/2017/sep/06/heavy-flow-are-period-pants-the-revolutionary-solution-to-an-age-old-problem

"French fashion firms pledge to stop using underage and size zero models," The Guardian, 6 September 2017
https://www.theguardian.com/fashion/2017/sep/06/french-fashion-giants-pledge-to-stop-using-underage-and-size-zero-models

"Pelvic Mesh victims disgusted at suggestion of anal sex as solution," The Guardian,
28 August 2017

https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2017/aug/28/pelvic-mesh-victims-disgusted-at-suggestion-of-sodomy-as-solution

"Men: Forget younger women and face up to the fact that sperm goes off too," The Guardian, 5 July 2017
https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2017/jul/05/men-sperm-male-fertility-40

"SheaMoisture is just the latest brand to erase black women from our own picture," The Guardian, 27 April 2017
https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2017/apr/27/brands-black-women-hair-sheamoisture

 

Feminisms

"I didn't understand how widespread rape was. Then the penny dropped," The Guardian, 5 November 2017 
https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2017/nov/05/dsk-sexual-assault-feminism-weinstein-casting-couch

"Russian Women win partial victory in Aeroflot gender discrimination case," The Guardian, 7 September 2017
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/sep/07/russian-women-win-partial-victory-in-aeroflot-gender-discrimination-case

"At last men are joining the conversation about Toxic Masculinity," The Guardian, 6 September 2017
https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2017/sep/06/men-joining-feminist-conversation-toxic-masculinity-chris-hemmings-robert-webb

"Hollywood after Bridesmaids: Has the ladette comedy gone too far?," The Guardian, 19 August 2017
https://www.theguardian.com/film/2017/aug/19/hollywood-bridesmaids-female-fronted-comedy

"Serena Williams in right about the pay gap for women, but we need radical change," The Guardian, 1 August 2017
https://www.theguardian.com/world/shortcuts/2017/aug/01/serena-williams-pay-gap-black-women-radical-change

" The Alt-Right hates women as much as it hates People of Colour," The Guardian, 2 May 2017
https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2017/may/02/alt-right-hates-women-non-white-trump-christian-right-abortion

"Sheila Michaels, who Brought 'Ms' into mainstream dies at 78," The Guardian, 7 July 2017
https://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2017/jul/07/sheila-michaels-who-brought-ms-into-mainstream-dies-aged-78

"Patriarchy on the Canal: Why is there only one female Gondolier in Venice?," The Guardian, 29 June 2017
https://www.theguardian.com/cities/2017/jun/29/venice-female-gondolier-patriarchy-canal

" 'All my friends had some nightmare experience trying to get pregnant. My story took the cake.'," The Guardian, 11 March 2017
https://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2017/mar/11/pregnancy-ivf-ariel-levy-motherhood

"HERstory in Black: Meet 150 Black Women who have made a place in Canadian History," CBC News Toronto, 21 February 2017
http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/toronto/multimedia/herstory-in-black-1.3988476

"The Empowerment Trap: Ivanka Trump and the art of Co-opting Feminism," The Guardian, 15 November 2016
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2016/nov/15/ivanka-trump-feminism-us-election

"Hillary Clinton didn't fail us. We Failed her," The Guardian, 12 November 2016
https://www.theguardian.com/books/2016/nov/12/hillary-clinton-we-failed-her-sarah-churchwell

"The Invisibility of Black Women," Boston Review: A Political and Literary Forum, 15 January 2016
http://bostonreview.net/blog/christopher-lebron-invisibility-black-women

Obituaries          
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/sep/07/kate-millett-obituary

"Linda Nochlin Obituary," The Guardian, 12 November 2017
https://www.theguardian.com/education/2017/nov/12/linda-nochlin-obituary

"Kate Millett Obituary," The Guardian, 7 September 2017
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/sep/07/kate-millett-obituary

"Dick Gregory, Pioneering US Comedian and Activist, dies aged 84," The Guardian, 19 August 2017
https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2017/aug/20/dick-gregory-pioneering-us-comedian-and-activist-dies-aged-84

"James Berry Obituary," The Guardian, 4 July 2017
https://www.theguardian.com/books/2017/jul/04/james-berry-obituary

"Chuck Berry, Pioneering Rock' n' Roll Great, dies at age of 90," The Guardian, 18 March 2017
https://www.theguardian.com/music/2017/mar/18/chuck-berry-rock-n-roll-dies-90

"Nobel Laureate, Poet, Playwright, Derek Walcott dead, aged 87," The Guardian, 17 March 2017
https://www.theguardian.com/books/2017/mar/17/nobel-laureate-poet-and-playwright-derek-walcott-dead-aged-87

"Fidel Castro Obituary," The Guardian, 26 November 2016
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2016/nov/26/fidel-castro-obituary

"Gwen Ifill, Political Reporter and Co-Anchor of 'PBS NewHour,' Dies at 61," The New York Times, 14 November 2016
https://www.nytimes.com/2016/11/14/business/media/gwen-ifill-dies.html

"Renowned African American Chemist and Inventor Killed in Maryland house fire," The Washington Post, 30 October 2016
https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/renowned-african-american-chemist-and-inventor-killed-in-maryland-house-fire/2016/10/30/eccc2e28-9eb9-11e6-a44d-cc2898cfab06_story.html?utm_term=.7730e2570672

"Bill Nunn Obituary," The Guardian, 26 September 2016
https://www.theguardian.com/film/2016/sep/26/bill-nunn-obituary

"James Alan McPherson,Pulitzer Prize-Winning Writer, its at 72," The New York Times, 27 July 2016
https://www.nytimes.com/2016/07/28/books/james-alan-mcpherson-pulitzer-prize-winning-writer-dies-at-72.html

"Muhammad Ali Obituary, The Guardian, 4 June 2016
https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2016/jun/04/muhammad-ali-obituary

"Amen Shakur, Guidepost for Slain Rapper son, Dies at 69," The New York Times, 3 May 2016
https://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/04/arts/music/afeni-shakur-mother-of-tupac-shakur-is-dead.html?_r=0

"Prince Obituary," The Guardian, 22 April 2016
https://www.theguardian.com/music/2016/apr/22/prince-obituary

"Nelson Mandela Obituary," The Guardian, 5 December 2013
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/dec/05/nelson-mandela-obituary

 

Policing and Justice"Nova Scotia giving Black Residents $2.7 million to settle land rights," The Huff Post Canada, 27 September 2017
http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2017/09/27/nova-scotia-giving-black-residents-2-7-million-to-settle-land-rights_a_23225109/?utm_hp_ref=ca-homepage

"Deaths of Black Men in Custody pose challenge on 'Stephen Lawrence Level',"
The Guardian, 2 September 2017

https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2017/sep/03/police-custody-deaths-black-men

"Young black people nine times more likely to be jailed than young white people - report," The Guardian, 1 September 2017
https://www.theguardian.com/society/2017/sep/01/young-black-people-jailed-moj-report-david-lammy

"Toronto Marijuana Arrests reveal startling divide," The Toronto Star, 6 July 2017
http://www.msn.com/en-ca/news/canada/toronto-marijuana-arrests-reveal-‘startling’-racial-divide/ar-BBDTMz1?li=AAggNb9&ocid=mailsignout

"Police and Protesters clash in Paris of death of Chinese man," The Guardian, 28 March 2017
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/mar/28/police-and-protesters-clash-in-paris-over-death-of-chinese-man

"French Police Brutality in spotlight again after officer charged with rape," The Guardian, 6 February 2017
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/feb/06/french-police-brutality-in-spotlight-again-after-officer-charged-with

"Jamaican Police Commit 'hundreds of unlawful killings' yearly, Amnesty says," The Guardian, 23 November 2016
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2016/nov/23/jamaica-police-killings-amnesty-report

"Donald Trump and the Central Park Five: the racially charged rise of a demagogue," The Guardian, 17 February 2016
http://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2016/feb/17/central-park-five-donald-trump-jogger-rape-case-new-york

Politics

"Peru Tribal Leaders vow to halt oil output unless indigenous rights respected,"
The Guardian, 25 August 2017 
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/aug/25/peru-tribal-leaders-vow-halt-oil-output-unless-indigenous-rights-respected

"Look at Grenfell Tower and see the Terrible Price of Britain's Inequality," The Guardian, 16 June 2017
https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2017/jun/16/grenfell-tower-price-britain-inequality-high-rise

"Donald Trump's 'listening session' on Black History Month was anything but," The Guardian, 2 February 2017
https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2017/feb/02/black-history-month-donald-trump-martin-luther-king

"What Trump's Whiter, Less Academic Cabinet says about Race and Class in America," The Washington Post, 20 January 2016
https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/wonk/wp/2017/01/20/what-trumps-whiter-less-academic-cabinet-says-about-race-and-class-in-america/?utm_term=.3b08709780af

"Trump transition team defends lack of diversity in key posts," The Guardian, 19 January  2017
https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2017/jan/19/donald-trump-transition-team-defends-lack-of-diversity

"Jeff Sessions: Trump's attorney general pick accused of racial slur in 1981," The Guardian, 21 November 2016
https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2016/nov/21/jeff-sessions-trump-attorney-general-racial-slur

"Hitler Salutes and White Supremacism: A Weekend with the 'alt-right'," The Guardian, 21 November 2016
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2016/nov/21/alt-right-conference-richard-spencer-white-nationalists

 "It is easier to have a 'spirited' child when you are a white parent," The Guardian, 10 November 2015
https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2015/nov/10/easier-to-have-a-spirited-child-for-white-parent-race-privilege

Pop Culture

"Ideas (and sneakers) were in the air," Harvard Gazette, 1 November 2017
https://news.harvard.edu/gazette/story/2017/11/harvard-welcomes-virgil-abloh-for-gsd-lecture/?utm_source=SilverpopMailing&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=11.02.2017%20(1)

"Chloe Bennett was right to call out Hollywood racism but wrong to change her name," The Guardian, 1 September 2017
https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2017/sep/01/chloe-bennet-right-hollywood-racism-wrong-change-name-whitewash

"White actors must stand up to whitewashing. Ed Skrein shows how," The Guardian, 29 August 2017
https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2017/aug/29/white-actors-whitewashing-ed-skrein-hellboy-asian

"Black America: Amazon alt-history series to depict a post-reparations US," The Guardian, 1 August 2017
https://www.theguardian.com/tv-and-radio/2017/aug/01/black-america-amazon-alt-history-series-will-packer

"Why the lack of Indian and African faces in Dunkirk matters," The Guardian, 1 August, 2017
https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2017/aug/01/indian-african-dunkirk-history-whitewash-attitudes

"Insecure's Jay Ellis: 'Every Time I've been pulled over, I thought I was going to get killed," The Guardian, 20 July 2017
https://www.theguardian.com/tv-and-radio/2017/jul/20/jay-ellis-insecure-interview-black-male-characters

"CBS says it offered 'Large and Significant Salary Increases' to Hawaii Five-O's Asian Stars," MSN Entertainment, 6 July 2017
http://www.msn.com/en-ca/entertainment/entertainmenttv/cbs-says-it-offered-‘large-and-significant-salary-increases’-to-hawaii-five-o’s-asian-stars/ar-BBDRcEv?li=AAggNb9&ocid=mailsignout

"Five-O: Daniel Dae Kim open up about 'Sad' exit, 'Honor' of playing Chin Ho," MSN Entertainment, 6 July 2017
http://www.msn.com/en-ca/entertainment/entertainmenttv/five-0-daniel-dae-kim-opens-up-about-sad-exit-honor-of-playing-chin-ho/ar-BBDO9oE?ocid=mailsignout

"The kinds are all white: Can US festivals live up to their 'post-racial' promise," The Guardian, 4 July 2017
https://www.theguardian.com/music/2017/jul/04/music-festivals-race-white-black-coachella-afropunk

"Samuel Jackson criticises casting of black British actors in American films," The Guardian, 8 March 2017
https://www.theguardian.com/film/2017/mar/08/samuel-l-jackson-criticises-casting-of-black-british-actors-in-american-films

" 'Spine-Tingling" Lost Bob Marley Tapes restored after 40 years in a cellar," The Guardian, 5 February 2017
https://www.theguardian.com/music/2017/feb/05/spine-tingling-lost-bob-marley-tapes-restored-after-40-years-in-a-cellar 

"Civil Rights Pioneer Viola Desmond will appear on new Canadian $10 bill," thestar.com, 8 December 2016
https://www.thestar.com/news/canada/2016/12/08/new-female-face-of-canadian-money-to-be-announced.html

"Meet Canada's First Hijab-Wearing TV News Anchor," MSN News, 23 November 2016
http://www.msn.com/en-ca/news/canada/meet-canadas-first-hijab-wearing-tv-news-anchor/ar-AAkGj0U?li=AAggFp5&ocid=mailsignout 

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 Natural Girls and Women United - Custom Ethnic Dolls by Karen Byrd
http://www.naturalgirlsunited.com/

Rasta Line Clothing and Design, Montreal, Canada
http://rastaline.com/index.php?route=common/home

 

Publications

B. Denham Jolly, In the Black: My Life (ECW Press, 2017)
https://www.amazon.ca/Black-Life-B-Denham-Jolly/dp/1770413782

Sirpa Salenius, An Abolitionist Abroad: Sarah Parker Remond in Cosmopolitan Europe (Amherst, MA: University of Massachusetts Press, 2016)
http://www.umass.edu/umpress/title/abolitionist-abroad

Franklin W. Knight and Henry Louis Gates, Jr. eds,  Dictionary of Caribbean and Afro-Latin Americian Biography (Oxford University Press, 2016)
https://global.oup.com/academic/product/dictionary-of-caribbean-and-afro-latin-american-biography-9780199935796?cc=ca&lang=en&#

Graham Reynolds, Viola Desmond's Canada: A History of Blacks and Racial Segregation in the Promised Land (Fernwood, 2016)
http://startouch.thestar.com/screens/003e50ae-8fe5-4e1f-be7e-03c88df86f84|_0.html

Maria N. Rachwal, From Kitchen to Carnegie Hall: Ethel Stark and the Montreal Women’s Symphony Orchestra (Second Story Press, 2015) http://www.fromkitchentocarnegiehall.com/

Zett Elliot, The Deep, 2 December 2013
http://us4.campaign-archive2.com/?u=65b1635c639c1a7c7fdabc96b&id=126c3894a6&e=6ea37c64ff

Rita Barnard ed., The Cambridge Companion to Nelson Mandela, March 2014
http://www.cambridge.org/us/academic/subjects/politics-international-relations/african-government-politics-and-policy/cambridge-companion-nelson-mandela

Charles C. Smith, The Dirty War: The Making of the Myth of Black Dangerousness 9 October 2014
https://www.policyalternatives.ca/dirty-war

Race and Racism

"Ration of Indigenous Children in Canada welfare system is 'humanitarian crisis'," The Guardian, 4 November 2017
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/nov/04/indigenous-children-canada-welfare-system-humanitarian-crisis

"NFL Owners called for depositions in Colin Kaepernick collusion case," The Guardian, 3 November 2017
https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2017/nov/03/kaepernick-collusion-case-depositions-cellphone-records

"My fellow white people: If you're not a part of the solution, you're a part of the problem," The Guardian, 6 September 2017
https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2017/sep/06/white-people-solution-problem-munroe-bergdorf-racist

"We don''t need white tech saviours in Africa - we need a level playing field," The Guardian, 6 September 2017
https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2017/sep/06/africa-doesnt-need-white-tech-entrepreneurs-level-playing-field

"Two schools in Mississippi and a lesson in race and inequality in America," The Guardian, 27 August 2017
https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2017/aug/27/two-schools-in-mississippi-and-a-lesson-in-race-and-inequality-in-america

"After a UN warning over racism, America's self-image begins to crack," The Guardian, 25 August 2017
https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2017/aug/25/un-warns-us-racism-but-trump-era-bigotry-not-blip-charlottesville

"Overt Racists are easy to spot. America's Insidious Racism is a greater Challenge," The Guardian, 19 August 2017
https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2017/aug/20/overt-racists-easy-to-spot-americas-insidious-racism-greater-challenge

"Belgian chicken meat exported to Africa is tested for banned insecticide," The Guardian, 14 August 2017
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/aug/14/chicken-meat-exported-africa-belgium-tested-insecticide-fipronil

"Groundbreaking project explores Black Experience in the GTA," Thestar.com, 19 July 2017
https://www.thestar.com/news/immigration/2017/07/19/black-experience-project-survey-says-most-respondents-identified-as-black-regardless-of-heritage-other-identities.html

"Black travellers often bring home an unwanted souvenir: Racist Abuse," The Guardian, 14 July 2017
https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2017/jul/14/racism-abuse-traveling-vacation-greece-bakari-henderson

"Airbnb Host who cancelled reservation using racist comments must pay $5000," The Guardian, 13 July 2017
https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2017/jul/13/airbnb-california-racist-comment-penalty-asian-american

"Syrian Doctor hit by Trump Travel Ban takes up studies in Canada instead," The Guardian, 29 June 2017
https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2017/jun/29/syrian-doctor-hit-by-trump-travel-ban-takes-up-studies-in-canada-instead

"Caribbean Migrants risk danger and discrimination for a new life in Chile," The Guardian, 29 June, 2017
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/jun/29/caribbean-migrants-chile-desert-minefield

The Long Read: "The Healthcare Gap: How Can a Child die of a toothache in the US?," The Guardian, 13 June 2017
https://www.theguardian.com/inequality/2017/jun/13/healthcare-gap-how-can-a-child-die-of-toothache-in-the-us

"A White Supremacist slew a man in Manhattan. Why is the president silent?," The Guardian, 28 March 2017
https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2017/mar/28/white-supremacist-slew-man-manhattan-president-silent

 

Slavery

"Depth of Slavery heard, seen, and felt," Harvard Gazette, 30 October 2017
https://news.harvard.edu/gazette/story/2017/10/harvard-film-re-creates-18th-century-slavery-debate/?utm_source=SilverpopMailing&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=10.31.2017%20(1)

"James Madison's Lessons in Racism," The New York Times, 28 October 2017
https://www.nytimes.com/2017/10/28/opinion/sunday/james-madison-racism.html?rref=collection%2Fsectioncollection%2Fopinion

"The Hidden stories of medical experimentation on Caribbean Slave Plantations," The Conversation, 14 August 2017
https://theconversation.com/the-hidden-stories-of-medical-experimentation-on-caribbean-slave-plantations-81600?s