Some perspective on racism, white supremacists, etc., please!

Everyone’s talking about Charlottesville and white supremacists these days – or about the alt-right/alt-left phenomenon. One Canadian news outlet has even thought it appropriate to toss the ball in Conservative Party leader Andrew Scheer’s court, wondering whether he should do and say more to distance his Canadian Conservatives from (American) racists. Continue reading “Some perspective on racism, white supremacists, etc., please!”

Toronto Star wants people to report barbaric cultural practices

Not a single week goes by without some columnist, journalist, politician, etc. ridiculing the Conservative Party of Canada for its “hotline for barbaric cultural practices“, an idea that the party introduced towards the end of the federal election campaign in 2015. (Who cares about what happened in 2015? This is 2017, after all!) Continue reading “Toronto Star wants people to report barbaric cultural practices”