News in Review Black Lives Matter Canada: A Call for Racial Equality

News in Review Black Lives Matter Canada: A Call for Racial Equality

The death of George Floyd in May 2020 during an arrest in Minneapolis led to widespread protests across the U.S. and around the globe, with calls for an end to racial inequality and police violence against Black people. In Canada, thousands marched under the banner of Black Lives Matter, demanding an end to racism here too. Those protests highlighted the social injustices still prevalent in our police forces, corporations, even playgrounds. Will Floyd’s death bring about much needed change here?

  • 2020
  • 00:15:51
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 09/30/2020
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Metadata

Edition
September 2020
Subjects
Black Canadians -- Social conditions [CSH] Blacks -- Canada -- Social conditions [LCSH] Black lives matter movement -- Canada [LCSH] Racial profiling in law enforcement -- Canada [LCSH] Racism -- Canada [LCSH] Social sciences [LCSH] Law -- Study and teaching [LCSH] Equity [LCSH] Social justice -- Study and teaching [LCSH]
Team
Michael Serapio (Host), Briar Stewart (Journalist), David Common (Journalist), Alison Northcott (Journalist), Asha Tomlinson (Journalist)
Closed captioning
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Teacher Guide(s)

  • NIR-20-09 - PDF - Black Lives Matter Canada: A Call for Racial Equality

    NIR-20-09 - PDF - Black Lives Matter Canada: A Call for Racial Equality

  • NIR-20-09 - PPT - Black Lives Matter Canada: A Call for Racial Equality

    NIR-20-09 - PPT - Black Lives Matter Canada: A Call for Racial Equality

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