A woman who attended an Indian Day School joins her daughter as they look at the Orange shirts, shoes, flowers and messages on display outside the B.C. legislature in June 2021.
THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chad Hipolito
People must learn more about the history and legacies of residential schools and day schools and understand their relationship to Canada’s colonial project.
People have come forward in highly publicized stories speaking to experiences of sexism, sexual violence and silencing at the hands of hockey players and teams.
THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh
We need to question how gender is understood, constructed and performed by hockey players, teams, coaches and organizations to truly change the culture.
Tokoh protagonis Mirabel mampu membantu menyembuhkan keluarganya karena dia tidak harus mengalami trauma perpindahan seperti yang dialami neneknya.
Para kritikus yang kesal dengan kurangnya sosok penjahat di ‘Encanto’ perlu melihat lebih dekat efek dari pemindahan kolonial.
Holberg Inlet, along the north shore of Vancouver Island, is a rich site for Cretaceous flora.
How flowering plants evolved has been a mystery, but a new fossil discovery hints at the unknown complexity of ancient plant diversity.
Stephen Lecce, minister of education for Ontario, was challenged for his anti-Black behaviour in college.
THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette
Instead of looking at anti-Black racism as a one-off moment in the past, it should be looked at as an ongoing systemic issue that should be actively challenged and addressed in a sustained way.
Abortion-rights demonstrators hold up letters spelling out ‘My Choice,’ Saturday, May 14, 2022, outside the United States Supreme Court in Washington, D.C.
(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
Restricting abortion access has negative effects on parents, as well as children and families, including increased poverty, unemployment, pregnancy-related deaths and higher health risks in children.
A growing number of businesses across a wide range of industries are successfully selling voyeurism to their audiences.
Voyeurism provides a glimpse into the private life of another person to give audiences a revealing and entertaining experience.
For people who exercise in a group, their sense of connection to the group may not translate into skills that help them exercise alone.
There are benefits to group exercise, but relying too much on a group may leave people less resilient for solo exercise, especially if suddenly cut off from a group as many were during COVID-19.
Seeing the Black experience as homogenous hurts the community.
Solidarity must never be attempted through the erasure and homogenization of people’s lived experiences.
Protagonist Mirabel is able to help heal her family because she doesn’t have to live through the trauma of displacement like her grandmother did.
Critics who are irritated by a lack of an apparent villain in ‘Encanto’ need to take a closer look at the effects of colonial displacement.
‘Stories Are In Our Bones’ sees filmmaker Janine Windolph take her young sons fishing with their kokum, a residential school survivor who retains a deep knowledge and memory of the land.
(Stories Are In Our Bones/National Film Board)
Indigenous filmmakers are changing the world by telling their own stories in their own ways.
Fifteen-year-old Russian skater Kamila Valieva reacts after her routine in the women’s free skate program during the 2022 Winter Olympics.
(AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)
Banning young athletes from the Olympics would mean we miss their spectacular performances, but considering all we know about overtraining, exploitation and abuse in sport, that might be OK.
Investigative journalist Anas Aremeyaw Anas has undertaken several anti-corruption projects.
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Corruption must be made a high-risk enterprise so that when offenders are caught, the laws will be enforced
Empowering young people to make contributions to research results in deeper, richer, more usable research evidence.
Young people have a right to be engaged, and a right to be heard in research. When young people’s voices are included in the research process, the result is richer and more relevant research evidence.
Many parents are struggling with burnout, loneliness and mental health problems during the pandemic.
The science of stress explains why parenting during the pandemic feels so hard. Here are strategies from psychologists for taking back control when you dread yet another challenging day ahead.
Rain falls in Sarek National Park, in Sweden.
New climate simulations show that there will be more rain and less snow falling in the Arctic by the end of the century, particularly in the fall and winter.
Homo bodoensis was named after a skull discovered almost 50 years ago in Ethiopia.
If scientific research is to take decolonization seriously, names for species should reflect this approach and consider the political, social and emotional implications.
The Canadian flag has been at half-mast on government buildings since the end of May, after unmarked graves were identified at the former Kamloops Indian Residential School.
THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld
Remembrance Day has typically focused on commemorating the costs of military conflict. It is time to reconsider what and we remember and how.
Rally participants hold up signs and wear orange shirts as they march in support of residential school survivors and the families of missing and murdered Indigenous children in Winnipeg on.
July 1, 2021.
THE CANADIAN PRESS/Mike Sudoma
A better understanding of what most genocide scholars believe can help people understand how Canada’s Indian Residential School system fits with the definition of genocide.
Private media in Ghana enables corruption through a combination of partisan reporting and weak journalism.
Democratic freedoms alone are not adequate safeguards for the media’s anti-corruption work.