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One City, Many Voices

The Anti-Racism & Respect Advisory Committee produces a monthly column in the Chronicle Journal to encourage dialogue among residents of the City and surrounding area in order to address some common assumptions or misconceptions.  The Committee hopes to promote a greater understanding of race relations in Northwestern Ontario.

Dec. 14, 2015 New name, same focus:  Anti-racism   Adobe PDF, 1 page, 219 KB
Nov. 23, 2015 Let's start those difficult conversations  Adobe PDF, 1 page, 153 KB
Oct. 1, 2015 Justice denied, again? Adobe PDF, 1 page, 138 KB
Sept. 4, 2015 We have to be in the welcome business Adobe PDF, 1 page, 120 KB
July 26, 2015 Find your biases Adobe PDF, 1 page, 141 KB
June 28, 2015 Reckless use of labels puts us on the wrong path  
Apr. 27, 2015 Even when suppressing them, biases kick in  Adobe PDF, 1 page, 70 KB
Feb. 25, 2015 'One to watch'  Adobe PDF, 1 page, 512 KB
Jan. 28, 2015 Work together for unified city   Adobe PDF, 1 page, 473 KB
Dec. 31, 2014 Teachers as learners  Adobe PDF, 1 page, 447 KB
Nov. 21, 2014 Metis culture emerges in art
Oct. 29, 2014 Diverse perspectives strengthen collaborative initiatives  Adobe PDF, 1 page, 499 KB
Sept. 30, 2014 The Metis:  A unique culture alive and well  Adobe PDF, 1 page, 521 KB
Sept. 2, 2014 Racism, words, and intent  Adobe PDF, 1 page, 526 KB
July 28, 2014 Building a bright future   Adobe PDF, 1 page, 512 KB
June 27, 2014 Reflect today on the meaning of diversity, respect  Adobe PDF, 1 page, 493 KB
May 26, 2014 Through the mouths of children  Adobe PDF, 1 page, 102 KB
April 28, 2014 Youth movement 'most dynamic ever'  Adobe PDF, 1 page, 184 KB
March 24, 2014 Stereotypes, generalizations can be hateful  Adobe PDF, 1 page, 79 KB
March 2, 2014  'Gaza doctor' to speak at Diversity Breakfast  Adobe PDF, 1 page, 200 KB
Jan. 27, 2014 Be an ally: Unlearn racism, work against it  Adobe PDF, 1 page, 67 KB
Dec. 30, 2013 Anti-racism work continues  Adobe PDF, 1 page, 83 KB
Nov. 25, 2013 Racism. Bullying. Stereotyping.  What's the difference?   Adobe PDF, 1 page, 70 KB
Nov. 6, 2013 New Indian Friendship Centre to be youth-inclusive  Adobe PDF, 1 page, 64 KB
Sept. 30, 2013  Muslim community interacts Adobe PDF, 1 page, 71 KB
Aug. 29, 2013 Curbing racism takes effort, co-operation
July 30, 2013 Idle No More waters are still stirring   Adobe PDF, 1 page, 87 KB
June 26, 2013  Adobe PDF, 1 page,  82 KB
May 31, 2013 You, your neighbourhood part of evolving city   Adobe PDF, 1 page, 90 KB
Apr. 29, 2013 The end game...  Adobe PDF, 1 page, 94 KB
Mar. 25, 2013 Neutrality and racism:  What can journalists do?  Adobe PDF, 1 page, 99 KB
Feb. 25, 2013 A wall of prejudice and its offspring, racism  Adobe PDF, 1 page, 101 KB
Jan. 28, 2013 They are watching us  Adobe PDF, 1 page, 107 KB
Dec. 26, 2012 Music unites us  Adobe PDF, 1 page, 65KB
Nov. 28, 2012 Somewhere between brown and white
Oct. 9, 2012 All better off appreciating what each contributes
Sep. 26, 2012 My Thunder Bay - a diverse community
Aug. 31, 2012 Welcome to the purple-striped and pink-spotted
July 26, 2012 Tapping into the global mindset
June 27, 2012 Examine how inequalities get reproduced
May 29, 2012 History records contributions of many peoples
April 30, 2012 All the colours have teachings to share
April 2, 2012 Respect for all people begins at home 
Feb. 28, 2012 Treaties complex but must be respected