Ron MacLean evades the real problem of Don Cherry's 'you people' remarks
by Gerald Walton, Professor in Education of Gender, Sexuality and Identity, Lakehead University on November 17, 2019 at 10:24 pm
Don Cherry and his supporters would do well to listen to others who are justifiably offended by his xenophobic comments, and learn from them. Canada would be an even better place for it.
K-pop fans protest against treatment of Monsta X lead singer
by Sarah Olutola, Postdoctoral Fellow 2018-2019, Human Rights Research and Education Centre, L’Université d’Ottawa/University of Ottawa on November 17, 2019 at 1:13 pm
Monsta X fans have been derided as boy-band dupes, but their protests against the treatment of superstar Wonho shows them rejecting the capitalist system that's quick to cut people loose.
McDonald's upheaval is a stern reminder to CEOs about ethics
by Hugh Arnold, Adjunct Professor of Organizational Behaviour, University of Toronto on November 17, 2019 at 1:13 pm
The attitudes and behaviour of employees are impacted much more strongly by the actions of their bosses than by their words. And the CEO is the most visible and powerful role model of all.
Fake news grabs our attention, produces false memories and appeals to our emotions
by Rachel Anne Barr, PhD Student, Université Laval on November 17, 2019 at 1:13 pm
We fall sway to fake news because it grabs our attention through outlandish claims, suggests false memories and contains appeals to our emotions that align with our politics.
Don Cherry's xenophobia forces Canada to grapple with tough questions
by Tim Elcombe, Associate professor - Kinesiology & Physical Education; Fellow - Balsillie School of International Affairs, Wilfrid Laurier University on November 17, 2019 at 1:13 pm
Can Canadians pick up Don Cherry's discussion from here, and have respectful and inclusive discussions about how we can do better in terms of how we treat and regard newcomers?