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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach - September 20, 2021

Posted on: September 20, 2021

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This week, I discuss the recent changes to the United Kingdom's COVID-19 travel policy.

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – June 14, 2021

Posted on: June 14, 2021

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This week, Michael talks about the recent anti-Islamic hate killings of a Muslim family in London Ontario. He shares his thoughts on Bill 21, how it relates to this tragic killing, and what we can all…

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – May 31, 2021

Posted on: May 31, 2021

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This week, Michael talks about National Indigenous History Month, LGBTQ2+ Pride Month, and his thoughts on the recent racist commentary that Edmonton Oilers player Ethan Bear has endured.

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Why we urgently need to discuss anti-Asian racism today

Posted on: May 3, 2021

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Anne-Marie Pham, Executive Director

Since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic over a year ago, Asian people have faced growing fear, hatred, suspicion, and physical assaults. The recent shootings in A…

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – March 22, 2021

Posted on: March 22, 2021

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This week, Michael discusses the recent shootings in Atlanta and the rise in anti-Asian discrimination.

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – March 8, 2021

Posted on: March 8, 2021

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This week, Michael discusses the importance of supporting Black and Indigenous voices year round. 

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – November 10, 2020

Posted on: November 10, 2020

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This week, Michael talks about the recent U.S. election and the growing racial divide in politics.

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – November 3, 2020

Posted on: November 3, 2020

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This week, Michael talks about the recent violence in France, the 'Secularism Law' in Quebec, and how we can make our communities more inclusive.

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – October 26, 2020

Posted on: October 26, 2020

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This week, Michael discusses the use of derogatory language at the University of Ottawa and the concept of academic freedom.

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – October 19, 2020

Posted on: October 19, 2020

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This week, Michael discusses recent acts of racism on the East and West Coasts of Canada and the need for concrete action.

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – October 5, 2020

Posted on: October 5, 2020

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This week, Michael discusses the tragic loss of an Indigenous woman due to racism and discrimination.

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – September 28, 2020

Posted on: September 28, 2020

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In light of recent protests in Alberta that turned violent, this week Michael discusses systemic racism and the RCMP.

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – September 21, 2020

Posted on: September 21, 2020

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The library is now open! This week, Michael talks about some phrases and terminology that we need abandon in order to foster a more inclusive society.

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – August 31, 2020

Posted on: August 31, 2020

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This week, Michael discusses a recent shooting in the United States and calls on all police services to act for the betterment of their communities.

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – August 11, 2020

Posted on: August 11, 2020

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This week, Michael discusses the Ontario Human Rights Commission's second interim report into racial discrimination of Black persons by the Toronto Police Service.

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – July 27, 2020

Posted on: July 27, 2020

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This week, Michael talks about dismantling systems of racism and the micro-aggressions that we can change.

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The truth behind ‘reverse racism’, it’s not racism

Posted on: July 8, 2020

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Tina Changoor, MSc, PhD, Director, Measurement and Analytics

We are witnessing a global anti-racism and anti-Black-racism movement that has the momentum to turn into a social revolution in Canada. A …

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – June 29, 2020

Posted on: June 29, 2020

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This week, Michael talks about the consequences of a poorly-timed 'joke'. 

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – June 22, 2020

Posted on: June 22, 2020

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This week, Michael talks about symbols of the past and telling the whole story.

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – June 15, 2020

Posted on: June 15, 2020

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This week, Michael discusses the important difference between racism and anti-Black and anti-Indigenous racism. 

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