Topic: colonialism


New Passport Design Leaves out Canada’s Diversity

by Librarian Karen In July 2013, Passport Canada introduced a re-designed passport containing new security features and watermarks, which Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird claims ... [ more ]

by Librarian Karen In July 2013, Passport Canada introduced a re-designed passport containing new ... [ more ]

by Librarian Karen In July 2013, Passport Canada introduced a re-designed passport containing new security features and watermarks, which Foreign ... [ more ]

Being an Ally Starts with Speaking Up

by Kirsten Barkved Sometime in my early twenties, in between my first year of post-secondary education and a part-time job that got me little ... [ more ]

by Kirsten Barkved Sometime in my early twenties, in between my first year of ... [ more ]

by Kirsten Barkved Sometime in my early twenties, in between my first year of post-secondary education and a part-time ... [ more ]

A sign reads "Wrong Way" on the side of a dirt road, with tar sands industrial development in the background

Alberta’s Oil Sands are a Project of Colonial Violence

by Arij Riahi In early July I traveled to Fort McMurray, Alberta. The booming oil town– sometimes renamed Fort McMoney– is located 400 kilometres ... [ more ]

by Arij Riahi In early July I traveled to Fort McMurray, Alberta. The booming ... [ more ]

by Arij Riahi In early July I traveled to Fort McMurray, Alberta. The booming oil town– sometimes renamed Fort ... [ more ]

Reflecting on Cultural Appropriation

by Akta Sehgal When I was first taught about cultural appropriation, I learned about the examples of individuals adopting certain practices of Indigenous peoples ... [ more ]

by Akta Sehgal When I was first taught about cultural appropriation, I learned about ... [ more ]

by Akta Sehgal When I was first taught about cultural appropriation, I learned about the examples of individuals adopting ... [ more ]

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FFFF: Hari Kondabolu on Colonialism and Having a Woman President

Hari Kondabolu knows how to use comedy to break down stereotypes. Case in point: And:   [ more ]

Hari Kondabolu knows how to use comedy to break down stereotypes. Case in point: ... [ more ]

Hari Kondabolu knows how to use comedy to break down stereotypes. Case in point: And:   [ more ]

Missing Women’s Report Release Pokes at Unhealed Wounds

by Jarrah Hodge Yesterday’s release of the Missing Women Commission of Inquiry report was an emotional event that did little to guarantee justice for ... [ more ]

by Jarrah Hodge Yesterday’s release of the Missing Women Commission of Inquiry report was ... [ more ]

by Jarrah Hodge Yesterday’s release of the Missing Women Commission of Inquiry report was an emotional event that did ... [ more ]