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What’s Happening Around BC

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.

Latest Stories

Initial Report on the Inquiry into Hate in the Pandemic

Posted on November 23, 2022

Resilience BC Anti-Racism Network supports communities across B.C. that are experiencing incidents of racism and hate, including by engaging with and supporting the B.C.’s Office of the Human Rights Commissioner (BCOHRC). As the province saw a surge of racism and hate incidents during the pandemic, the BCOHRC began conducting an Inquiry into Hate in the Pandemic.

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B.C.’s Human Rights Code

Posted on October 31, 2022

“B.C.’s Office of the Human Rights Commissioner exists to address the root causes of inequality, discrimination, and injustice in our province by shifting laws, policies, practices, and cultures. We do this work through education, research, advocacy, inquiry, and monitoring.”

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Black Trailblazers in B.C. and Canada | Mini Lesson #3

Posted on August 10, 2022

"Black History month is also a time to reclaim our history and control the narrative. Also to reflect on the progress we have made throughout the years and shine a light on the organizations and individuals who are continuing the work of our ancestors." - Donneil McNab

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February and Forever – Celebrating Black History Today and Everyday | Mini Lesson #2

Posted on June 21, 2022

“I think a lot of conversations around race and racism are usually ignored in British Columbia and I think that in itself is really harmful.” – Ruth Nakalyowa.

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The Significance of Black History Month | Mini Lesson #1

Posted on May 26, 2022

This Black History Month has been full of acknowledgements, celebrations and reflections for many. Whether you attended community events, read books by Black-identifying authors, or showed extra love to Black-owned businesses - this February has been an extremely important time for all communities on these lands.

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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.

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