Josh Dehaas

Josh Dehaas

Josh Dehaas is a writer at the Canadian Constitution Foundation. He tweets at @JoshDehaas.

At Social-Justice Law School, Feelings Trump Facts

At Social-Justice Law School, Feelings Trump Facts

On May 27th, Claudette Beals-Clayton called the Toronto police from a high-rise apartment in the city’s High Park North neighbourhood. Her 29-year-old daughter, Regis Korchinski-Paquet, was in a state of crisis and acting violently. Beals-Clayton wanted officers to take Korchinski-Paquet to the city’s Centre for Addiction and Mental

Josh Dehaas
Josh Dehaas
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How to Stop the Corporate Virtue-Signaling Before It’s Too Late

How to Stop the Corporate Virtue-Signaling Before It’s Too Late

Just before Halloween, the U.S. streaming giant Hulu sent out a tweet: “If you’re dressing up for #Huluween this year, this is your reminder to wear a costume that is culturally appropriate and respectful to others. Let’s celebrate the holiday in a way that we can all

Josh Dehaas
Josh Dehaas
social justice
‘Indigenous Ways of Knowing’: Magical Thinking and Spirituality by Any One Name

‘Indigenous Ways of Knowing’: Magical Thinking and Spirituality by Any One Name

At a conference in British Columbia this month, a self-described “Indigeneer”—the word being a portmanteau of “Indigenous” and “engineer”—described the ways in which traditional Indigenous knowledge could be productively injected into contemporary science curricula. “All too often, Western science will make a so-called discovery after years of research

Josh Dehaas
Josh Dehaas
Education