Jul 21, 2020
By Zoomer Radio
Jane Brown is filling in for Libby Znaimer today. She is joined by Dr. Akwasi Owusu-Bempah, Assistant Professor, Sociology, University of Toronto Mississauga and Dr. Wesley Crichlow, Professor and Chair President’s Equity Taskforce in the Faculty of Social Science and Humanities at Ontario Tech University.
Black Lives Matter protesters, here in Toronto, say they’re not seeing enough action to eliminate police violence against Black people.
And that frustration was evident this past Saturday when BLM Toronto claimed credit for defacing the statues of Canada’s first prime minister, John A. Macdonald, King Edward the 7th and Egerton Ryerson. Jane and the panel discuss the latest developments.