Justice Exchange

Cut police, build affordable housing instead, says B.C. human rights commissioner | CBC News

British Columbia’s human rights commissioner says cutting the number of police officers and using the money saved to build affordable housing should be considered by a legislative committee looking at changing the Police Act.

Source: Cut police, build affordable housing instead, says B.C. human rights commissioner | CBC News

Coroner deliberates whether to exclude footage of Thunder Bay police dragging Indigenous man from inquest | CBC News

Lawyers for a northern Ontario police force have concluded their arguments to exclude video of an Indigenous man being dragged inside a Thunder Bay police station from an upcoming inquest. The presiding coroner said he will take time to weigh the arguments presented Thursday before making a decision.

Source: Coroner deliberates whether to exclude footage of Thunder Bay police dragging Indigenous man from inquest | CBC News

Sign the Open Letter on Kwigw8mna, in support of the Indigenous Students Alliance – Google Forms

The undersigned faculty and staff stand in solidarity with the Indigenous Cultural Alliance (ICA) and call for fairer treatment and real consultation on the proposed Kwigw8mna Indigenous Student Gathering Space and Resource Centre.

Source: Open Letter on Kwigw8mna, in support of the Indigenous Students Alliance – Google Forms