Canada's labour movement trains up future activists to continue the hard work that their elders have started to make Canada more just for us all.
Labour has consistently shown up at our side in the advocacy work we've done. They can be counted on to stand up for individual workers and the oppressed in the face of unfairness. Each win they help bring ensures all our children, their children have better lives.
On Labour Day, I celebrate this.
Read more Why I Celebrate Labour Day
Can emerging hard-right populist parties find a meaningful place in Canada’s political ecology without legislation to address discriminatory publications online?
Read more Is There A Place For Populist Far-right Parties in Canada?
"Your all spare parts and when the PPC gets in you retards won’t have jobs and that would be of great benifit to the real Canadians." - Steve
Read more Disinformation online causes hatred on the ground
The federal ban barring monogamous gay men and transgender women from giving desperately-needed blood when others engaged in the same activities freely donate blood is a galling example of what could have been, but for Justin Trudeau and Hedy Fry's lacking the will to do the right thing.
Read more I have a Question For Justin Trudeau About the Blood Ban
The inaction of elected officials such as Liberals Hedy Fry and Sam Sullivan is responsible for the pain Yaletown or Olympic Village parents will feel every day taking their kids to Coal Harbour accross the downtown core.
Read more Vancouver-Centre Public School Mess Highlights Years of Ignoring Residents
Is Canada's unregulated online hate propaganda targeting transgender people contributing to the 81% rise in crimes targeting transgender people in the UK?
Equal rights charity Stonewall estimated that two in five trans people had experienced a hate crime or incident in the past year.
Read more Is Canada Contributing To The UK Anti-Trans Violence?
On June 12 2016, Orlando's Pulse Nightclub was the scene of a massacre targeting the LGBTQ community. We must stand together to fight off the cultivation of hateful impuses before they become murderous action.
Read more The Pulse massacre anniversary reminds us hatred is a social disease we must address
Canada’s indigenous women and girls are “under siege,” and their deaths and disappearances amount to “a race-based genocide.": June 2019 MMIWG report
Read more CHRC endorses Inquiry call for justice over indigenous genocide
This is a message to the social conservative fringe of Canada. We all have the same rights, the same hopes, and the same fears. We are, in facts so much alike.
Read more There’s always a second chance for reformed anti-trans activists
Hate propaganda acts by creating anger or disgust towards a person or group because of their identity. It often specifically targets people over their gender identity or sexual orientation.
Read more IDAHOTIB: Addressing Online Hatred at Parliament.