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Viewpoint 39-4: Ten Years – A Look Back At Bullying

What were you doing in 2005?  I can easily recall what I was trying to accomplish.  I was a grade 9 student at Bathurst High School at the time, trying to get the courage to do something that no one ever thought I would do – come forward as a sixteen-year-old teenager who endured years […]

Authors:

Rob Frenette, O.N.B.
Rob Frenette, O.N.B. is 25 years old and the Co-Executive Director and Co-Founder of BullyingCanada Inc, a national anti-bullying charity. He resides in Fredericton, NB with his partner.
 

Viewpoint 38-3: Bus Ads Target and Isolate Muslims

We would like to provide some context and background surrounding the “honour killing” ad campaign on Edmonton Transit buses sponsored by the America Freedom Defense Initiative (AFDI). The term “honour killing” must stop being used. It needs to be called what it is: murder, femicide, wrong. Attaching the term “honour” to these crimes empowers the […]

Authors:

Amarjeet Sohi
Amarjeet Sohi
Amarjeet Sohi is city councillor for Ward 12 in Edmonton, Alberta (2013).
 

Erum Afsar
Erum Afsar
Erum Afsar is a member of the Canadian Council of Muslim Women.
 


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