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Communities across B.C. are connected and committed to eliminating racism and hate. Here you will find stories about what is happening across the province.

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SFU Taking Action Lecture Series 2

Posted on April 26, 2022

The Taking Action! speaker series features activists from around the world sharing their successes and strategies for effective anti-racism work. Going beyond identifying the problems of racism, colonialism, hate and discrimination, these lectures focus on ways we can adapt these strategies to take a decolonized approach to anti-racism work in communities across B.C. For this second lecture in the series, we will hear from Sarah Augustine, a Pueblo (Tewa) descendant and the author of The Land Is Not Empty: Following Jesus in Dismantling the Doctrine of Discovery (Herald Press, 2021).

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Resilience BC Anti-Racism Network Mini-Lesson Videos

Posted on March 3, 2022

What is an Anti-Racist? What are Stereotypes and Microagressions? Community leaders on Lək̓ʷəŋən and W̱SÁNEĆ Territory share some quick pointers.

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B.C.’s Human Rights Commissioner Conducts an Inquiry into Hate during the Pandemic

Posted on March 3, 2022

Over the last two years, the COVID-19 pandemic has proven to be a tough and challenging time for British Columbians. Along with the pandemic, a growing number of British Columbians have been victims or witnessed incidents of hate and racism during the pandemic.

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Help shape B.C.’s anti-racism data legislation

Posted on October 19, 2021

The collection of race-based data will allow the provincial government to better identify gaps in service delivery and legislation and create a more inclusive, equitable province.

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What is hate speech and what can you do about it?

Posted on October 19, 2021

BC’s Office of the Human Rights Commissioner has released a hate speech guide to help people in B.C. better understand hate speech and their rights and responsibilities under the law.

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Speak up and act up: Burnaby coalition interrupts racism one workshop at a time

Posted on October 19, 2021

A.H. still remembers the day when her daughter came home with a story of her English teacher telling a diverse group of grade-schoolers this: “Don’t work so hard. You will never learn English.” 

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