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How Leftists Learned to Love Le Pen: The far-right National Front’s path to victory runs through France’s former norther

HAYANGE, France — The towers of the ArcelorMittal steel mill loom over the little town of Hayange, silent and shuttered.

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France votes in cliffhanger presidential election on Sunday

France goes to the polls on Sunday for the first round of a bitterly fought presidential election, crucial to the future of Europe and a closely-watched test of voters' anger with the political establ

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Police injured in protests against right-wing AfD party congress

Two police officers were injured and a police car was set ablaze during protests in Cologne on Saturday, police said, as some 600 delegates of the deeply divided anti-immigration Alternative for Germa

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An Open Letter [from Elisa Hategan] to the Toronto Star and Jennifer Yang about Grant Bristow and the It Campaign.

Please note: The letter I am posting below, in bold font, was written today by Martin Theriault of the Canadian Centre on Racism and Prejudice and has just been sent to the editors at Toronto Star and

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Syrian refugees rattled by landlord's anti-Muslim, pro-Trump rant during home visit

Maryam Herro, a 22-year-old Syrian refugee, was shaken when her landlord's brother yelled at her family in their Surrey, B.C. home last week in an Islamophobic rant.

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Fear and loathing on the streets: the Soldiers of Odin and the rise of anti-refugee vigilantes

In 2016, hate travels fast.

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Another incurable ugly disease: Far-right populism

Scientists have successfully fashioned a vaccine that may inoculate the world against future outbreaks of Ebola - an ugly, insidious and incurable disease.

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What is the alt-right and what does it stand for?

Although largely confined to websites, online media forums and social media, the alternative right, or alt-right, came into the spotlight during the US election campaign and appears to have been energ

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House of Commons passes anti-Islamophobia motion

The House of Commons has passed M-103, a non-binding motion condemning Islamophobia and religious discrimination.

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B.C. man convicted of online hate

A B.C. man convicted of an anti-semitic hate crime has been kicked off the internet, but Arthur Topham won't serve any jail time.

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B.C. man convicted of online hate

A B.C. man convicted of an anti-semitic hate crime has been kicked off the internet, but Arthur Topham won't serve any jail time.

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Senator's defence of residential schools akin to excusing Holocaust, NDP MP says

An attempt by Conservative Senator Lynn Beyak to paint the residential school system as "well-intentioned" is akin to defending actions taken by Adolf Hitler against the Jewish people in the Second Wo

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ANALYSIS Anti-Islamophobia debate might define both Liberals and Conservatives

Appearing before reporters earlier this week to explain that the Liberal government would be putting its authority behind a Liberal MP's motion calling for a parliamentary condemnation and study of Is

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Supporters, critics clash at Montreal protest over federal Islamophobia motion

Far right groups in Quebec joined forces Saturday under the banner of their opposition to a proposed parliamentary motion condemning Islamophobia, taking part in a series of demonstrations across the

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OPINION Anti-Islamophobia motion offers a chance to take a stand against hatred. Why quibble over semantics?

A multitude of far-fetched theories are being peddled about a parliamentary motion that seeks to have MPs study and find solutions to Islamophobia, discrimination and systemic racism in Canada.

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Hundreds rally to counter protest against anti-Islamophobia motion

A handful of people who joined a protest at Winnipeg City Hall Saturday — one of a series of protests nationwide — were drowned out by hundreds of others there to promote a message of love and inc

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Battle at Old Market Square, Winnipeg

In the lead up to Saturday's rally by FF1-Fascist Free Treaty 1, a short article on Winnipeg's antifascist history:

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B.C. minor hockey coach fired over pro-Nazi Facebook posts

A 33-year-old minor hockey coach from Langley, B.C. has been fired after posting a series of shocking Nazi propaganda images to his Facebook page.

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B.C. COURT REJECTS APPEAL OF MAN WHO SAID JEWS SHOULD BE STERILIZED

The British Columbia Supreme Court has rejected the appeal of a Quesnel, B.C. man convicted of promoting hatred against Jewish people in November 2015.

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Regina v. Roy Arthur Topham

Summary

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