It’s not race that determines how people are treated. It’s racism.
In a recent analysis of Jason Kenney’s tweets, I found a significant discrepancy between how he uses the words “antisemitism” and “Islamophobia”.
13 members have stepped down from the council that had been set up in 2019.
To Kenney, when racists are the victims, it’s violence, but when racists are the perpetrators, it’s intolerance.
Indigenous people already have to deal with the effects of generations of systemic racism. It’s cruel to make them deal with solving them, too.
Mike Reeder is a sergeant with the Lethbridge Police Service. He’s been with the LPS for 32 years. In his spare time, he occasionally retweets racist stuff.
Yesterday, the Lethbridge Police Service published a media release regarding 6 arrests they made last Friday related to drug trafficking. In the release, they name all 6 individuals.
The key to successfully colonizing a land is to dehumanize the people who were already inhabiting that land.
Racism isn’t really about the colour of our skin. It’s about power.
Maybe it’s not gun ownership we should be talking about.