Systemic Racism

The Line Between Anti-Racism and Racism Keeps Getting Fainter

How an antisemitic bigot named Laith Marouf built a lucrative career as a Canadian government-funded ‘anti-racist’

Jonathan Kay
Jonathan Kay
12 min read

Studying the Link Between Race and Police Killings

Since the Ferguson, Missouri protests of 2014, the issue of how race and police violence interact has consistently been a front-page news item in the United States. Recent weeks have seen the criminal conviction [https://www.cbc.ca/news/world/officers-convicted-of-violating-george-floyd-civil-rights-feb-24-1.6363552] of three Minneapolis police officers who failed to

Robert VerBruggen
Robert VerBruggen
7 min read

Anti-Racism as Office-Politics Power Play: a Canadian Academic Case Study

Last week, 53 top Canadian academic administrators convened in Ottawa for a biannual membership meeting of Universities Canada [https://www.univcan.ca/], a group dedicated to “providing university presidents with a unified voice for higher education.” The 89-page meeting agenda, which was leaked to me after the event, makes for

Jonathan Kay
Jonathan Kay
8 min read

NARRATED: Reparations and Ta-Nehisi Coates’s Pyrrhic Victory by Coleman Hughes

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