Category Archives: Racism

David Matas on Islamophobia

| | Posted in events, Immigration, Racism

Monday, May 14, 2018 @ 7:30 pm, Hotel Fort Garry 2018 Shindleman Family Lecture presents David Matas on Antisemitism and Islamophobia The lecture will be followed by a discussion with Dr. Chatterley, Audience Q & A, ​and refreshments David Matas is a respected refugee, immigration, and human rights lawyer based in Winnipeg. Mr. Matas will be speaking on the challenges we […]

Viola Desmond and CMHR- new $10 bill

| | Posted in Indigenous, news, Racism, Women

Advocates of Human rights and women’s issues have reason to celebrate the release of the new $10 Canadian banknote, featuring Viola Desmond and Winnipeg’s Canadian Museum for Human Rights. “With it’s new vertical design ,we Manitobans will be taking a frequent look at this exciting new addition to our wallets. A picture of the courageous Viola […]