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Brock Univesity to strip ex-prof of title after racist tweets


On a lonely train to nowhere: retired Brock University professor Garth Stevenson.

Tweets on account of retired professor Garth Stevenson attacked Indigenous people

by Grant LaFleche, Aug 8, 2018, The St. Catharines Standard

Brock University is distancing itself from a retired political science professor whose social media accounts shared racist and derogatory messages aimed at Indigenous people this week. Read the rest of this entry

Sir John A. Macdonald statue vandalized: ‘This is stolen land’

Statue of Sir John A. MacDonald vandalized, Jan 10, 2013.

Statue of Sir John A. Macdonald, the first Prime Minister of Canada, vandalized in Kingston, Ont, Jan 10, 2013.

The Canadian Press, Friday, Jan. 11 2013

Police in Ontario are investigating after a Sir John A. Macdonald statue was vandalized overnight, saying it may have been politically motivated.

The sculpture, located in a park in Kingston, Ont., was splattered with red paint and the words “This is stolen land,” “murderer” and “colonizer” were sprayed on the statue’s base. Read the rest of this entry