Do The Right Thing: Talking with Labour Educator Jojo Geronimo About a New Equity Guide

December 2014 On Saturday, September 6, the Toronto & York Region Labour Council hosted the 2014 Aboriginal Workers/Workers of Colour Conference (AWOC) in Scarborough, Ontario. I attended the one-day conference, which included a keynote address by Hassan Yussuff, the first person of colour to be elected as president of the Canadian Labour Congress. Six workshops… Read More Do The Right Thing: Talking with Labour Educator Jojo Geronimo About a New Equity Guide

Immigration Watch Canada at York University

September 1, 2014 Anti-immigration flyers went up on York University’s Keele campus, leading to the formation of Racism Watch York, a collective of racialized students seeking sanctions from the University Administration against the organization responsible for the flyers. Featuring Ommé-Salma Rehemtullah. Headline produced for the September 1st, 2014 edition of GroundWire, the NCRA’s national community… Read More Immigration Watch Canada at York University

Series: Debunking rape myths and interrogating rape culture

Representation of rape cases and reinforcing rape culture in the media March 11, 2014 Maria Olaya & Johana Martin of the Toronto Rape Crisis Centre; Conducted with Leana Lattanzio Toronto Rape Crisis Centre and rape culture March 4, 2014 Maria Olaya & Johana Martin of the Toronto Rape Crisis Centre; Conducted with Leana Lattanzio Sexual assault on university… Read More Series: Debunking rape myths and interrogating rape culture