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Global News Radio Investigating Mike Stafford For Offensive Tweets

July 24, 2019

Stafford tweeted Monday that he expected to be fired

Quebec Media Contribute To A Climate Of Hate And Intolerance

March 6, 2019

Corporate giant Quebecor should be held to account for the content that its outlets regularly peddle

#264 Quebec’s Fake News Problem

February 10, 2019

In English media, there are whole organizations and departments devoted to debunking fake news. But in Quebec, a lot of the work falls to one guy: Jeff Yates. He talks to guest host Brigitte Noël about the unique challenges of combatting fake news in French and why he thinks it’s time to destigmatize sharing bogus stories.

The Toronto Sun’s Islamophobia Problem Is Even Worse Than You Might Think

August 3, 2018

No longer does one have to trawl the darker corners of Reddit for anti-Muslim conspiracy theories

How The Toronto Sun Serves To Advance A Bigoted Narrative

August 1, 2018

With its reporting staff gutted in recent years, the paper now relies on a handful of columnists to cover much of the news.

You Don’t Have To Talk About Muslims When You Talk About Mass Killings

April 27, 2018

In the aftermath of the Toronto van attack, some mainstream media commentary has overlapped with themes propagated by far-right platforms

As If It Never Even Happened

January 29, 2018

One year ago today, a 27-year-old white man, named Alexandre Bissonnette, walked into the Islamic Cultural Centre of Quebec City and opened fire on over 40 worshippers. Azzeddine Soufiane, Mamadou Tanou Barry, Khaled Belkacemi, Aboubaker Thabti, Ibrahima Barry, and Abdelkrim Hassane were murdered. Five others were badly injured, including Aymen Derbali. A year later, what … Continued

I Went To The Canadian Mosque Where Six Muslims Were Killed

January 25, 2018

On the ways we counter collective forgetting

They Asked Me To Join The Militia

January 22, 2018

Conspiracies! They’re out there… and Vice Canada‘s Mack Lamoureux is getting to the bottom of them. You name it, he’s covered it: The Berenst(a)ein Bears. Hollow Earth Theory. Iraq Stargate… But what happens when these twisted narratives stop being just kooky, and start getting scary? As extremist right-wing groups grow their presence in Canada, and … Continued

Creeping Sharia, Bitches!

January 17, 2018

On the hijab cutting hate crime that never was and the job of journalists in reporting stories of sexual assault.

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