• March 15, 2019

The Centre for Race and Culture is pleased to bring together local academics and researchers, community and grassroots organizations, and local artists and activists, to commemorate the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination. All community members are invited to join us March 22 and 23 for a FREE 2-day symposium on race, anti-racism, and inclusion! […]

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Unheard Youth Podcast Trailer

  • February 15, 2019

Unheard Youth is a podcast project that highlights the voices of newcomer youth in Canada. Youth from 4 provinces are sharing their experiences with the topics of identity, migration and belonging through the medium of interview, storytelling and audio recording. The podcast will have it’s own website, and uploaded episodes very soon. Until then, we’ve prepared a […]

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Canada: A living history

  • June 14, 2017

As we observe Canada’s 150th, we are reflecting on the stories of this land and the peoples that live here. This initiative will work to highlight the diversity of experiences that make up our communities, and raise awareness of the impacts of certain events and policies.

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Mapping Gaps and Barriers

  • February 2, 2017

This research aims to understand the challenges that individuals face in accessing support services and complaint processes after experiencing an incident of racial or cultural discrimination or harassment.

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March 21 Campaign

  • July 14, 2016

March 21 marks the anniversary of the 1960 Sharpeville Massacre in South Africa. On that day, police opened fire on hundreds of peaceful demonstrators, killing 67 and wounding 186. In 1966, the United Nations declared March 21 the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination in memory of this tragedy.

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