I consider it my good fortune to have been born, as you said, in one of the so-called “shithole” countries in Africa.View More Open Letter to Trump: Grateful I Chose Canada over the U.S.
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With 2019 marking the forty-year anniversary of the Taiwan Relations Act, and Canada’s increasing interest in cross-strait issues, the Macdonald-Laurier Institute in Ottawa hosted the…View More Embracing Taiwan: A Panel on Canadian Relations with Taipei
Time to stop sugar-coating and say it as it is. White privilege. White power. White preposterousness. They exist. Period. The first two, privilege and power,…View More The Colour White
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Nearly 70 years since South Asians won the right to vote in Canada, Jagmeet Singh has become the first non-white leader of one of the…View More Jagmeet Singh fails to Typecast Easily, Despite CBC’s Best Efforts
Jagmeet Singh does not yet have a seat in the House of Commons. So when the new NDP leader comes to visit, he’ll have to…View More Jagmeet Singh and the Media’s Race Problem