Systemic Racism

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

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, 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 an interesting read. The

Jonathan Kay
Jonathan Kay
8 min read
University Education
NARRATED: Reparations and Ta-Nehisi Coates’s Pyrrhic Victory by Coleman Hughes

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

Greg Ellis reads Reparations and Ta-Nehisi Coates’s Pyrrhic Victory, Coleman Hughes’s essay about how the cause of reparations got taken up by the front-runners for the Democratic Presidential nomination, thereby proving America isn’t as racist as Coates claims. It was published in Quillette on 17th

Quillette
Quillette
1 min read
Narrated