Racism

Racism

Talking about harassment

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English
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Education Wife Assault
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Discusses workplace harassment, sexual harassment and racial harassment. Offers advice on how to handle these situations.

Organizing against violence: an anti-racist & anti-sexist perspective

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English
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Online
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Yasmin Jiwani
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FREDA Centre for Research on Violence against Women and Children, BC Institute Against Family Violence (BCIFV)
Publication Date: 
1997
Publication Place: 
Vancouver, BC

Summarizes responses to the massacre of two families in Vernon, B.C., including the formation and action strategies of the Coalition of South Asian Women Against Violence.

How racism impacts the response to emotional abuse

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English
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Online
Author: 
Joan M Wilkinson
Publisher: 
Education Wife Assault
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Aims to promote awareness of negative stereotypes and facilitate more effective intervention when dealing with emotionally abused women of colour.

A selected, annotated list of materials that support the development of policies designed to reduce racial and ethnic health dis

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English
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Online
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Joann E. Donatiello
Peter W. Droese
Soo H. Kim
Publisher: 
Journal of the Medical Library Association
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
Chicago, IL

Provides annotated recommendations for books, periodicals, government (US) publications, and web sites on racial and ethnic health disparities.

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Includes bibliographical references.

The lived experience of discrimination: Aboriginal women who are federally sentenced

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English
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Patricia Monture-Angus
Publisher: 
Canadian Association of Elizabeth Fry Societies
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

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.

Women's experience of racism: how race and gender interact

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English
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Canadian Research Institute for the Advancement of Women
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Provides statistical information and research on how women experience racism, as well as suggestions for resources and action.

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DISC.M67 2002

National Anti-Racism Council

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NGO - Non Government Organization
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English

Forms a national network of Canadian community-based non-governmental organizations committed to anti-racism and opposing related intolerance, to the sharing of anti-racism related information and resources, and to building and supporting local, regional, national and international strategies to effectively address racism and related intolerance.

Primary Telephone: 
(416) 588-6288 Ext. 201
Email Address: 
mkerr@culturelink.net
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http://www.narc.freeservers.com
Fax Number: 
(416) 588-2435
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c/o CultureLink 160 Springhurst Avenue, Suite 300
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Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M6K 1C2

Structural adjustment and the new poor laws

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English
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Jennie Abell
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Canadian Feminist Alliance for International Action
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Examines the gendered and racialized experiences of poverty/class and violence in Canada.

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GEND.A24 2001

The two faces of Canada: a community report on racism

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English
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Paper
Author: 
Ahmad Saidullah
Publisher: 
National Anti-Racism Council
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

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

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DISC.S25 2001

Sex, lies and contraception

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English
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Online
Author: 
Population and the Environment Committee on Women
Publisher: 
Population and Development Program/CLPP
Publication Place: 
Amherst, MA

Addresses how women's rights to safe and voluntary sex, birth control and motherhood are increasingly restricted, controlled, and criminalized. Contains a selection of fact sheets, issue papers, brochures, and calls to action.

ISBN/ISSN: 
DISC.S49
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