Posted on Tuesday, August 25, 2009 by jenny
The Ontario Human Rights Commission has released its latest annual report, with a strong focus on discrimination in housing. While everyone is affected by the current recession, not everyone is affected equally.
Posted on Thursday, August 20, 2009 by John
Posted on Thursday, August 20, 2009 by John
Black Youth Helpline 416-285-9944, blackyouth@bellnet.ca LEGAL ASSISTANCE & RESOURCES Low Cost Transportation to Jails for Visits - John Howard Society 416.408.1618 African Canadian Youth Justice Program (Ages 12-17 years)
Posted on Friday, August 07, 2009 by John
Prevention Institute is please to share San Mateo County’s Primary Prevention Framework for Substance Abuse and Mental Health.  The Framework is a result of a collaborative planning process, convened by San Mateo County Health System Behavioral Health & Recovery Services (BHRS) and facilitated...
Posted on Friday, August 07, 2009 by freeform
Recommended readings - follow up from the FPYN workshop: Supporting Indigenous Struggles in Canada: starting the journey" held on July 9, 2009 Hi all, There are many resources on Indigenous Rights and Indigenous issues in Canada that make good starting points. Rather than catalogue them all, I am...
Posted on Monday, July 27, 2009 by John
Posted on Friday, July 24, 2009 by freeform
"Does the stress of living in a white-dominated society make African Americans get sick and die younger than their white counterparts? Apparently, yes." Ryan Blitstein. Racism's Hidden Toll. Miller-McCune. June 15, 2009. Cover story in Miller-McCune magazine, focuses on Arline Geronimus's research:...
Posted on Monday, July 20, 2009 by John
  Explains how professionals promote passivity and pessimism and why workers must lead the fight for a better world. Excerpt: "Professionals dominate social change organizations and also hold them back. Despite their good intentions, professionals are a conservative force.