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Young women's guide: challenge the assumptions!

Provides a practical tool to help educators begin to make a gender, race and class analysis central to the existing curriculum, pedagogy and the learning environment. Content is designed on a cross-disciplinary basis in order to be relevant and applicable in a variety of subject areas - social sciences, family studies, science, language arts and women's studies. The collection of young women's voices reflects how assumptions held by the dominant culture restrict young women's lives: assumptions about race, woman's place, sexuality, relationships, physical ability, equality and others. (See Details)

Published: 1998
Canada's creeping economic apartheid

Documents how racism shapes the way Canada's non-white population lives and works in Canada. Demonstrates how racism is impacting multiple communities of racialised groups. Concludes with recommendations for the development of a National Urban Strategy that will target urban poverty with racialised community issues as a core part. (See Details)

Published: 2001
The two faces of Canada: a community report on racism
Presents a report card Canada’s progress in eliminating racism and related intolerance. It addresses issues that significantly affect disadvantaged groups, especially the Aboriginal, racially and otherwise visible, immigrant and refugee communities in Canada, such as education, justice, immigration, employment, health, and media. Provides quick reference to existing United Nations instruments and Canadian government priorities and short-comings with respect the official themes of the World Conference Against Racism
Published: 2001
Challenge the assumptions
Looks at how assumptions about race, a woman's place, sexuality, relationships, physical ability, equality and others, held by the dominant culture, restrict young women's lives.
Published: 1998
Public health responses to racism and domestic violence
Examines the intersections between racism, health, and domestic violence. Produces examples of integrated anti-racism principles into an organization's mission and services. (See Details)
Published: 2006
Channel surfing: race talk and the destruction of today's youth
Examines how youth are commodified in the world of advertising and film. Also looks at racial issues.
Published: 1997
Aboriginal women too often the victims of racialized, sexualized violence
Examines the urgent state of affairs regarding the safety of Aboriginal women in Canada. Discusses the Sisters In Spirit Initiative. (See Details)
Published: 2007
The lived experience of discrimination: Aboriginal women who are federally sentenced
Examines how the on-going failure of the Canadian correctional system to consider the structure and impact of the system on Aboriginal women, over-represented in Canadian correctional facilities, results in continued disadvantage and discrimination. (See Details)
Published: 2002
Gendering immigration/integration: policy research workshop proceedings and a selective review of policy research literature 198
Covers the First National Conference Responding to Diversity in the Metropolis: Building an Inclusive Research Agenda, in Edmonton, Alberta, March 6-8, 1997. (See Details)
Published: 1998
Challenging privilege: recognizing assumptions
Provides various articles, worksheets, guidelines, and discussion papers on privelege, racism and anti-semitism, and working towards diversity and inclusion.
Published: 2000