General News

Academia

"Canada's Racist Ivy League: The Virulence of McGill's Anti-Black Problem," Ricochet, 19 October 2020
https://ricochet.media/en/3330/canadas-racist-ivy-league-the-virulence-of-mcgills-anti-black-problem

"McGill promises to hire more Black Professors, but the statue of its founder will stay," CBC, 1 October 2020
https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/montreal/mcgill-montreal-anti-black-racism-1.5746283

"No clases. No lectures. No marking. Toronto professors to join #ScholarStrike in protest of police violence," The Toronto Star, 6 September 2020
https://www.thestar.com/news/gta/2020/09/06/no-classes-no-lectures-no-marking-toronto-professors-to-join-scholarstrike-in-protest-of-police-violence.html

"Rhodes' statue is going. Now universities must ask: what about John Locke, Elizabeth I and others?," The Guardian, 7 July 2020
https://www.theguardian.com/education/2020/jul/07/rhodes-statue-is-going-now-universities-must-ask-what-about-john-locke-elizabeth-i-and-others

"How and Why NSCAD President Aoife MacNamara was Fired," The Halifax Examiner, 29 June 2020
https://www.halifaxexaminer.ca/featured/how-and-why-nscad-president-aoife-mac-namara-was-fired/

"Amy Cooper world in your Academic department," Inside Higher Ed, 26 June 2020
https://www.insidehighered.com/advice/2020/06/26/black-and-other-underrepresented-minority-academics-relate-all-too-well-amy-cooper

"Academia Isn't a Safe place for conversations about race and racism," Harvard Business Review, 25 June 2020
https://hbr.org/2020/06/academia-isnt-a-safe-haven-for-conversations-about-race?fbclid=IwAR2X-FN10Hf_EWtQqQR_7nuni9vMS-aQSXPENI3h-3jLRRF99cYoICEI-I0

"Using historical research to advance anti-racist and decolonial work in contemporary society," McGill Reporter, 11 June 2020

https://reporter.mcgill.ca/using-historical-research-to-advance-anti-racist-and-decolonial-work-in-contemporary-society/?utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=wn_June%2011_unknown&utm_source=whatsnewstaff&utm_term=Phase-3-of-resumption-of-on-ca

" 'I was Fed up': How #BlackInTheIvory got started, and what its Founders want to see next," The Chronicle of Higher Education, 9 June 2020
https://www.chronicle.com/article/I-Was-Fed-Up-How/248955?cid=wsinglestory_hp_1a

"The Growing Field of Black Canadian Studies," University Affairs, 7 August 2019
https://www.universityaffairs.ca/news/news-article/the-growing-field-of-black-canadian-studies/?utm_source=University+Affairs+e-newsletter&utm_campaign=20c8083cff-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2019_08_07&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_314bc2ee29-20c8083cff-425244545

"Becoming Full Professor while Black," The Chronicles of Higher Education, 28 July 2019
https://www.chronicle.com/article/Becoming-Full-Professor-While/246743/?fbclid=IwAR3tUWawHxHKsejwC3Bp8_rkoYJVARgr9LqSuFfV6zZTcK5-i02r49huYl0#.XT5wFyjtjL4.twitter

"Canada's top research positions continue to lack diversity, U of A study finds," CBC News, 13 July 2019
https://www.cbc.ca/amp/1.5207654?__twitter_impression=true

"As a black student, I know why are grades are worse: universities don't listen to us," The Guardian, 2 May 2019
https://www.theguardian.com/education/2019/may/02/as-a-black-student-i-know-why-our-grades-are-worse-universities-dont-listen-to-us

 

Arts and Culture

"Art Depicting Viola Desmond displayed on building where she was arrested in 1946," MSN News, 3 October 2020
https://www.msn.com/en-ca/news/canada/art-depicting-viola-desmond-displayed-on-building-where-she-was-arrested-in-1946/ar-BB19FNyq?li=AAggNb9&ocid=mailsignout

"Canadian Museum for Human Rights employees say they were told to censor gay content for certain guests," CBC.ca,  18 June 2020"
https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/manitoba/cmhr-gay-censorship-allegations-1.5615969

"Toppling Edward Colston's statue is unlikely to be enough to stop public anger," The Guardian, 10 June 2020
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/jun/10/toppling-edward-colstons-statue-is-unlikely-to-be-enough-to-stop-public-anger

"Images of Whiteness: Can we imagine a world without white eyes?" The Guardian, 11 December 2019
https://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/2019/dec/11/images-of-whiteness-photography-photo-essay

"Bronze Cockerel to be returned to Nigeria by Cambridge College," The Guardian, 27 November 2019

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2019/nov/27/bronze-cockerel-to-be-returned-to-nigeria-by-cambridge-college

"Original Tomb Raider: Was Tutankhamun buried in someone else's grave?" The Guardian, 27 November 2019

https://www.theguardian.com/culture/2019/nov/27/original-tomb-raider-tutankhamun-treasures-golden-pharaoh-saatchi

"My duty as a Black Man: The artist preserving the gazebo where police killed Tanmir Rice," The Guardian, 22 November 2019
https://www.theguardian.com/cities/2019/nov/22/tamir-rice-killed-police-theaster-gates-black-artist-gazebo

"Artemisia Gentileschi's painting Lucretia sells for almost 4.8m Euros," The Guardian, 13 November 2019
https://www.theguardian.com/education/2019/nov/13/artemisia-gentileschis-painting-lucretia-sold-for-almost-48m

"Was Leonard Cohen's Marianne the last artist's muse? Let's hope so," The Guardian, 23 July 2019

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2019/jul/23/leonard-cohen-marianne-ihlen-women-artist-muse

"Frida Kahlo makeup kit launched with palette to recreate artist't famed brown," The Guardian, 17 July 2019
https://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/2019/jul/17/soon-youll-be-able-to-buy-frida-kahlo-inspired-makeup

 

Beauty, Health, Self-Care, and Well-Being

" 'It destroys lives': Why the razor-blade pain of vaginismusis so misunderstood," The Guardian, 31 August 2020
https://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2020/aug/31/pain-vaginismus-destroys-lives-misunderstood-common-conditions-surgery-treatment

"Black People need more safe spaces in wellness, and this form of Yoga is creating just that," MSN Lifestyle, 29 August 2020
https://www.msn.com/en-ca/health/wellness/black-people-need-more-safe-spaces-in-wellness-and-this-form-of-yoga-is-creating-just-that/ar-BB18tTGQ?li=AAggNb9&ocid=mailsignout

"Malone Mukwende created the 'Mind the Gap' book to fight bias in dermatology. Here's how it can save lives," MSN Lifestyle, 13 August 2020
https://www.msn.com/en-ca/health/wellness/malone-mukwende-created-the-mind-the-gap-book-to-fight-bias-in-dermatology-here-s-how-it-can-save-lives/ar-BB17yOUW?li=AAggNb9&ocid=mailsignout

"Denial of women's concerns contributed to decades of medical scandals, says inquiry," The Guardian, 8 July 2020
https://www.theguardian.com/society/2020/jul/08/denial-of-womens-concerns-contributed-to-medical-scandals-says-inquiry

"Coronavirus Symptoms: What are they and should you see a Doctor?," The Guardian, 17 March 2020
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/mar/17/coronavirus-symptoms-should-i-see-doctor-covid-19

"Scientists Welcome Quebec's Aggressive Coronavirus measures," Montreal Gazette, 16 March, 2020
https://montrealgazette.com/news/local-news/quebecs-aggressive-measures-to-combat-covid-19-applauded-by-experts

"Victoria Secret cancels annual televised fashion show as viewer turn off," The Guardian, 22 November 2019
https://www.theguardian.com/fashion/2019/nov/22/victorias-secret-cancels-annual-televised-fashion-show-as-viewers-turn-off

"Rihanna's made-for-TV Savage x font lingerie show kept under wraps," The Guardian, 11 September 2019
https://www.theguardian.com/fashion/2019/sep/11/rihannas-made-for-tv-savage-x-fenty-lingerie-show-kept-under-wraps

"The Black Midwives changing care for women of colour - photo essay," The Guardian, 25 July 2019
https://www.theguardian.com/society/2019/jul/24/black-midwives-photo-essay

" 'My oestrogen levels were all over the place': when men have sympathy pregnancies," The Guardian, 22 July 2019
https://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2019/jul/22/my-oestrogen-levels-were-all-over-the-place-when-men-have-sympathy-pregnancies

"Foreskin reclaimers: the 'intactivists' fighting infant male circumcision," The Guardian, 20 July 2019
https://www.theguardian.com/society/2019/jul/21/foreskin-reclaimers-the-intactivists-fighting-infant-male-circumcision

" 'We don't need to bleed': why many women are giving up on periods," The Guardian, 18 July 2019
https://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2019/jul/18/women-dont-need-to-bleed-why-many-more-of-us-are-giving-up-periods

"Breast milk donations kept my tiny daughters alive," The Guardian, 29 June 2019
https://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2019/jun/29/breast-milk-donations-saved-my-babies

"Are 'weed tampons' the answer to period pain?," The Guardian, 28 May 2019
https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2019/may/28/are-weed-tampons-answer-to-period-pain-cbd-suppositories-pms

 

Covid -19

"Trump heads to hospital as Covid diagnosis throws US into fresh upheaval," The Guardian, 2 October 2020
https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2020/oct/02/trump-quarantine-covid-diagnosis-coronavirus-news

"Private loos and distance dancing: We go partying at Britain's only festival," The Guardian, 31 August 2020
https://www.theguardian.com/culture/2020/aug/31/also-britains-only-festival-warwickshire-covid-19

" 'You can't get close, you can't stay away': Latino cultural beliefs clash with pandemic safety," The Guardian, 27 August 2020
https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2020/aug/27/covid-19-latino-family-culture-us

" 'Covid will not kill you as fast as a bullet': Black doctors go from frontlines of pandemic to protests," The Guardian, 10 June 2020
https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2020/jun/10/black-doctors-coronavirus-frontlines-join-protests-fight-racism

"As 100,000 die, the virus lays bare America's brutal fault lines - race, gender, poverty and broken politics," The Guardian, 28 May 2020
https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2020/may/28/us-coronavirus-death-toll-racial-disparity-inequality

"We're expendable: black Americans pay the price as states lift lockdowns," The Guardian, 25 May 2020
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/may/25/covid-19-lockdowns-african-americans-essential-workers

"Why we may not get a coronavirus vaccine," The Guardian, 22 May 2020
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/may/22/why-we-might-not-get-a-coronavirus-vaccine

"Despite promise, Quebec isn't collecting Covid-19 data about race," Montreal Gazette, 21 May 2020
https://montrealgazette.com/news/despite-promise-quebec-isnt-collecting-covid-19-data-about-race

" 'All the psychoses of US History': How American is victim-blaming the coronavirus dead," The Guardian, 21 May 2020
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/may/21/all-the-psychoses-of-us-history-how-america-is-victim-blaming-the-coronavirus-dead

" 'Instead of doctors, they send police to kill us': locked-down Rio faces deadly raids," The Guardian, 18 May 2020

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/may/18/rio-de-janeiro-police-raid-coronavirus

"New York mother dies after raising alarm on hospital neglect," The Guardian, 2 May 2020
https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2020/may/02/amber-rose-isaac-new-york-childbirth-death

" 'So What?: Bolsonaro's Response got coronavirus deaths riles Brazilians," The Guardian, 30 April 2020
https://www.theguardian.com/global/video/2020/apr/30/so-what-bolsonaros-response-to-coronavirus-deaths-riles-brazilians-video

"World's biggest film festivals unite for 10-day streaming event," The Guardian, 27 April 2020
https://www.theguardian.com/film/2020/apr/27/worlds-biggest-film-festivals-unite-for-10-day-streaming-event

"In a Paris banlieue, Coronavirus amplifies years of inequality," The Guardian, 25 April 2020
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/apr/25/paris-banlieue-virus-amplifies-inequality-seine-saint-denis

"Sexism on the Covid-19 frontline: 'PPE is made for a 6ft 3in rugby player'," The Guardian, 24 April 2020
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/apr/24/sexism-on-the-covid-19-frontline-ppe-is-made-for-a-6ft-3in-rugby-player

"Rihanna gives £1.67m to support LA domestic violence victims in lockdown," The Guardian, 10 April 2020
https://www.theguardian.com/music/2020/apr/10/rihanna-1-point-coronavirus-lockdown-donation-los-angeles-domestic-violence

" 'It's a Racial Justice Issue': Black Americans are Dying at in Greater numbers form Covid-19," The Guardian, 8 April 2020
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/apr/08/its-a-racial-justice-issue-black-americans-are-dying-in-greater-numbers-from-covid-19

 

Feminisms

"KLM tells breastfeeding women they may be asked to cover up," The Guardian, 17 July 2019
https://www.theguardian.com/business/2019/jul/17/klm-airline-tells-breastfeeding-women-expect-cover-up

"Hear Us, See Us: a Pleas to the UN for Indigenous women," The Guardian, 29 June 2019
https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2019/jun/29/hear-us-see-us-a-plea-to-the-un-for-indigenous-women

"The deadly truth abut a world built for men - from stab vests to car crashes," The Guardian, 23 February 2019
https://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2019/feb/23/truth-world-built-for-men-car-crashes

"#metoo daubed on kissing sailor statue day after serviceman's death," The Guardian, 20 February 2019
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2019/feb/20/metoo-kissing-sailor-statue-day-after-george-mendonsa-death

History & Science

"Father and Son journey to Digby County shines light on little-known Black History," CBC Nova Scotia, 30 August 2020
https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/nova-scotia/black-history-conway-cemetery-black-loyalists-sheldon-and-noah-cain-1.5704055

"Why the Plague Doctors wore strange Beak masks," National Geographic, 14 March 2020
https://www.msn.com/en-ca/health/medical/why-plague-doctors-wore-those-strange-beaked-masks/ar-BB11dLTE?li=AAggNb9&ocid=mailsignout

" 'Women have been woefully neglected': Does medical science have a gender problem?," The Guardian, 18 December 2019
https://www.theguardian.com/education/2019/dec/18/women-have-been-woefully-neglected-does-medical-science-have-a-gender-problem

"Revealed: How the Caribbean became a haven for Des fleeing Nazi Tyranny," The Guardian, 7 December 2019
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2019/dec/07/trinidad-cemetery-jewish-refugees-holocaust-forgotten-story

"Heatwave cooks mussels in their shells on California shore," The Guardian, 29 June 2019
https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2019/jun/28/california-mussels-cooked-heat

"Polish General who fought with Washington may have been female," The Guardian, 6 April 2019
https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2019/apr/06/casimir-pulaski-polish-general-woman-intersex

"How Black Train Porters helped put Canada on Track," Globe and Mail, 1 February 2019
https://www.theglobeandmail.com/opinion/article-how-black-train-porters-helped-put-canada-on-track/

 

Love and Sex

"As Nick Arbuckle sought CFL success, his wife worked 3 jobs to keep his dream alive," Global News, 12 July 2019
https://www.msn.com/en-ca/news/canada/as-nick-arbuckle-sought-cfl-success-his-wife-worked-3-jobs-to-keep-his-dream-alive/ar-AAEehJp?li=AAggNb9&ocid=mailsignout

"Fifty Shades of White: The Long fight against Racism in Romance Novels," The Guardian, 4 April 2019
https://www.theguardian.com/books/2019/apr/04/fifty-shades-of-white-romance-novels-racism-ritas-rwa

Obituaries 

"N.S. writer Charles Saunders remembered for journalism, groundbreaking fantasy," The Chronicle Herald, 14 September 2020
https://www.thechronicleherald.ca/lifestyles/local-lifestyles/ns-writer-saunders-remembered-for-journalism-groundbreaking-fantasy-496368/

"Toots Hibbert Obit," The Guardian, 12 September 2020
https://www.theguardian.com/music/2020/sep/12/toots-hibbert-obituary-maytals

"Black Panther Star Chadwick Boseman dies of Cancer age 43," The Guardian, 29 August 2020
https://www.theguardian.com/film/2020/aug/29/black-panther-actor-chadwick-boseman-dies-of-cancer

"John Lewis Obituary," The Guardian, 18 July 2020
https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2020/jul/18/john-lewis-obituary

" 'The flag bearers of an era': How coronavirus threatens a generation of black Americans," The Guardian, 21 April 2020
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/apr/21/coronavirus-threatens-generation-of-black-americans

"Bill Withers, Influential soul singer behind Ain't No Sunshine, dies aged 80," The Guardian, 3 April 2020
https://www.theguardian.com/music/2020/apr/03/bill-withers-influential-soul-singer-dies-aged-81

"David  Driskell, the celebrated painter and scholar who championed the long history of black art in America, has died at 88," ArtNet.com, 2 April 2020 https://news.artnet.com/art-world/david-driskell-obituary-1823214

"Katherine Johnson Obituary," The Guardian, 24 February 2020
https://www.theguardian.com/science/2020/feb/24/katherine-johnson-obituary

" 'Good Times' Actress Ja'Net DuBois Dies," The New York Times, 19 February 2020
https://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/19/arts/janet-dubois-dead.html

"Kobe Bryant: Obituary," The Guardian, 27 January 2020
https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2020/jan/27/kobe-bryant-obituary

"Diahann Carrroll: Obituary," The Guardian, 4 October 2019
https://www.theguardian.com/film/2019/oct/04/diahann-carroll-obituary

"Toni Morrison, Revolutionary Political Thinker," The New York Times, 7 August 2019
https://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/07/opinion/angela-davis-toni-morrison.html#click=https://t.co/Q4thsRbgEE

"Toni Morrison Obituary," The Guardian, 6 August 2019

https://www.theguardian.com/books/2019/aug/06/toni-morrison-obituary

"John Singleton Obituary," The Guardian, 30 April 2019
https://www.theguardian.com/film/2019/apr/30/john-singleton-obituary

"Andrea Levy gave voice to all my silenced forebears," The Guardian, 16 February 2019
https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2019/feb/16/andrea-levy-gave-a-voice-to-all-my-silenced-forebears

"Andrea Levy, chronicler of the Windrush generation, dies at 62," The Guardian, 15 February 2019
https://www.theguardian.com/books/2019/feb/15/andrea-levy-chronicler-of-the-windrush-generation-dies-aged-62

"Prof. Agnes Miranda Calliste," MacIssac Funeral Home, Antigonish, NS
https://macisaacs.ca/tribute/details/299/Agnes-Calliste/obituary.html

"Kofi Annan Obituary," The Guardian, 19 August 2018
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/aug/19/kofi-annan-obituary

"Aretha Franklin Obituary," The Guardian, 16 August 2018
https://www.theguardian.com/music/2018/aug/16/aretha-franklin-obituary

"Cyrille Regis Obituary," The Guardian, 15 January 2018
https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2018/jan/17/assault-is-not-a-feeling-the-aziz-ansari-story-shows-why-language-matters

"Abby Lippman, former McGill epidemiologist, dead at 78," Montreal Gazette, 28 December 2017
http://montrealgazette.com/news/local-news/abby-lippman-former-mcgill-epidemiologist-dead-at-78

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

 

"Policing, Racism, and Justice

"Vehicle torched, lobsters pounds storing Mi'kmaw catches trashed during night of unrest in N.S.," CBC, 14 October 2020
https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/nova-scotia/mi-kmaw-lobster-fishery-unrest-1.5761468

"Educator sacrificed his career for future generations," Ronfanfair.com, 7 October 2020
https://www.ronfanfair.com/home/2020/10/7/9fv5tm2i4tct4lglchg0ogy1nr2ed4

"Say Breonna Taylor's Name, Again," Globe and Mail, 1 October 2020
https://www.theglobeandmail.com/opinion/article-breonna-taylor-say-her-name-again/

"Black Hockey Players on loving a sport that doesn't love them back," Maclean's, 9 September 2020
https://www.msn.com/en-ca/sports/nhl/black-hockey-players-on-loving-a-sport-that-doesnt-love-them-back/ar-BB18S5bW?li=AAggNb9&ocid=mailsignout

" 'The data is bad': Black and Racialized Canadians lacking on boards, study finds," The Globe and Mail, 6 August 2020
https://www.theglobeandmail.com/business/article-the-data-is-bad-black-and-racialized-canadians-lacking-on-boards-2/?utm_medium=Newsletter&utm_source=Evening%20Update&utm_type=text&utm_content=EveningUpdate&utm_campaign=2020-8-6_17&cu_id=CUssQ4mK4MrtFVpsts1A3%2FUTTvBTk2m7

"Yusef Salaam: Trump would have had me hanging from a tree in Central Park," The Guardian, 31 August 2020
https://www.theguardian.com/books/2020/aug/31/yusef-salaam-trump-would-have-had-me-hanging-from-a-tree-in-central-park

"Black Quebecers drive to Legault's office to protest racial profiling," MSN News, 31 August 2020 
https://www.msn.com/en-ca/news/canada/black-quebecers-drive-to-legaults-office-to-protest-racial-profiling/ar-BB18wNVe?li=AAggNb9&ocid=mailsignout

"George Floyd told officers 'I can't breathe' more than 20 times, transcripts show," The Guardian, 9 July 2020
https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2020/jul/08/george-floyd-police-killing-transcript-i-cant-breathe

"How the Spectacle of U.S. racism allows canid to overlook its own," CBC.ca, 5 June 2020
https://www.cbc.ca/radio/thesundayedition/the-sunday-edition-for-june-7-2020-1.5594627/how-the-spectacle-of-u-s-racism-allows-canada-to-overlook-its-own-1.5597168?__vfz=medium=sharebar

"Man in Violent Nunavut arrest video wants officer charged," CBC, 5 June 2020
https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/north/kinngait-man-wants-to-sue-rcmp-1.5599517

"Video of Minnesota man threatening to call police on black entrepreneurs goes viral," The Guardian, 28 May 2020
https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2020/may/27/video-minnesota-police-black-entrepreneurs-gym

" 'We're hunted': LeBron James among athletes expressing anger at George Floyd's death" The Guardian, 27 May 2020
https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2020/may/27/lebron-james-george-floyd-death-police-colin-kaepernick

"We're all on death row now': Latin America's prisons reel from Covid-19," The Guardian, 16 May 2020
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/may/16/latin-america-prisons-covid-19-riots

" 'One rule for black boys, and another for white': Corbyn attacks PM," The Guardian, 12 February 2020
https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2020/feb/12/one-rule-for-black-boys-and-another-for-white-jeremy-corbyn-boris-johnson-deportation-pmqs

"Why three men spent 36 years in prison for a crime they didn't commit," The Guardian, 30 November 2019
https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2019/nov/30/baltimore-men-exonerated-36-years-alfred-chestnut-ransom-watkins-andrew-stewart

"Quebec Court Authorizes racial profiling class action against Montreal police," The Canadian Press, 13 August 2019
https://www.msn.com/en-ca/news/other/quebec-court-authorizes-racial-profiling-class-action-against-montreal-police/ar-AAFI1v2?ocid=mailsignout

"Montreal police fined black man $500 as he took out recycling. He blames racial profiling," CBC News, 11 August 2019
https://www.msn.com/en-ca/news/canada/montreal-police-fined-black-man-dollar500-as-he-took-out-the-recycling-he-blames-racial-profiling/ar-AAFxzZ2?ocid=mailsignout

"Black people '40 times more likely' to be stopped and searched in the UK," The Guardian, 4 May 2019
https://www.theguardian.com/law/2019/may/04/stop-and-search-new-row-racial-bias

Politics

"Toronto Lawyer Annamie Paul new leader of Green Party of Canada," Globe and Mail, 3 October 2020
https://www.theglobeandmail.com/canada/article-toronto-lawyer-annamie-paul-new-leader-of-green-party-of-canada/

"How Angela Merkel's Great Migrant gamble paid off," The Guardian, 30 August 2020
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/aug/30/angela-merkel-great-migrant-gamble-paid-off

"French Magazine says sorry for portraying Black MP as a slave," The Guardian, 29 August 2020
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/aug/29/french-magazine-sorry-portraying-black-mp-slave-danele-obono-valeurs-actuelles

" 'It eats him alive inside': Trump latests attack shows endless obsession with Obama," The Guardian, 16 May 2020
https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2020/may/16/trump-obama-obsession-coronavirus-president

"Why Liberal white women pay a lot of money to learn over dinner why they're racist," The Guardian, 3 February 2020
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/feb/03/race-to-dinner-party-racism-women

"I believe Black Americans face a genocide. Here's why I choose that word," The Guardian, 15 November 2019
https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2019/nov/15/black-americans-genocide-open-season

"Black female voters to democrats: 'You won't win the White House without us," The Guardian, 26 April 2019
https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2019/apr/26/black-women-voters-democrats-presidential-2020-african-american

"Justin Trudeau's disgrace is like watching a Unicorn get run over," The Guardian, 1 March 2019
https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2019/mar/01/justin-trudeau-disgrace-unicorn-political-scandal-canadian 

 

Pop Culture

" 'Girlfriend's Creator Mara Brock Akil Scores deal with Netflix to produce Original Content," Essence.com, 9 September 2020
https://www.essence.com/entertainment/mara-brock-akil-netflix-deal/

"Chadwick Boseman: The unbearable loss of a prince of American cinema," The Guardian, 29 August 2020
https://www.theguardian.com/film/2020/aug/29/chadwick-boseman-the-unbearable-loss-of-a-prince-of-american-cinema

"Vogue has a race problem. It can't be fixed with a few token black models," The Guardian, 16 June 2020
https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2020/jun/16/fashion-industry-race-vogue-anna-wintour

"Gone with the Wind Droppednfrom HBO Max over depiction of Slavery," The Guardian, 10 June 2020
https://www.theguardian.com/film/2020/jun/10/gone-with-the-wind-dropped-from-hbo-max-over-depiction-of-slavery

"Bob Marley at 75: How a ghettto reggae star rebranded Jamaica," The Guardian, 10 February 2020
https://www.theguardian.com/music/2020/feb/10/bob-marley-75th-birthday-how-ghetto-reggae-star-rebranded-jamaica

"An Ugly Truth: Is cinema finally facing up to Britain's colonial past?" The Guardian, 29 November 2019
https://www.theguardian.com/film/2019/nov/29/an-ugly-truth-is-cinema-finally-facing-up-to-britains-colonial-past

"World's first printed Christmas card goes on display at Dickens museum," The Guardian, 20 November 2019
https://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2019/nov/20/worlds-first-printed-christmas-card-goes-on-display-at-dickens-museum

"Song of the South: The difficult legacy of Disney's most shocking movie," The Guardian, 19 November 2019
https://www.theguardian.com/film/2019/nov/19/song-of-the-south-the-difficult-legacy-of-disneys-most-shocking-movie

"James Bond: 25th film launched in Jamaica- but still no title," The Guardian, 25 April 2019
https://www.theguardian.com/film/2019/apr/25/james-bond-film-launched-jamaica

"Lost Bob Marley live recordings rescued from hotel basement," The Guardian, 23 April 2019
https://www.theguardian.com/music/2019/apr/23/bob-marley-live-recordings-rescued-from-damp-hotel-basement

"Fat Rat stuck in Manhole Cover Rescued by German Firefighters," The Guardian, 27 February 2019
https://www.theguardian.com/world/video/2019/feb/27/fat-rat-stuck-in-manhole-cover-rescued-bygerman-firefighters-video-report

"Despite Outrage, Nike Sales increased 31% after Kaepernick Ad," Time, 10 September 2018
http://time.com/5390884/nike-sales-go-up-kaepernick-ad/