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Racial Profiling and Human Rights in Canada

The New Legal Landscape

Racial profiling is a hot-button topic that elicits strong responses on both sides. A series of public discussions has so far failed to yield a conclusive consensus. Racial Profiling and Human … ; ; 417 View

The Colour of Justice

Policing Race in Canada

The colour of justice in Canada is largely driven by stereotypical assumptions about crime and those who commit it. Over the last few years, the use of race, ethnicity, and religion as indicators … 275 View
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Defining Racial Profiling

From: Racial Profiling and Human Rights in Canada

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Bobby Siu, an adjunct professor in the School of Public Policy and Administration at York University, reviews the academic and government definitions of racial profiling with the aim of … 37 $3.70 Add
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Introduction

From: The Colour of Justice

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The introduction lays out the prevalence of the problem of racial profiling among police encounters in Canada and frames the purpose, driving questions and methodologies of the book. 5 $0.50 Add
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Chapter 1

What is it?

From: The Colour of Justice

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Chapter one defines and outlines the scope of racial profiling in Canada by police with a case study whereby an unwarranted police encounter was challenged, resulting in a police strike in … 22 $2.20 Add
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The Human Rights Approach to Addressing Racial Profiling

The Activity of the Ontario Human Rights Commission

From: Racial Profiling and Human Rights in Canada

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Shaheen Azmi, director of policy, education, monitoring, and outreach at the Ontario Human Rights Commission (OHRC), explains the human rights approach to addressing racial profiling in Chapter … 7 $0.70 Add
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Chapter 2

Exposed

From: The Colour of Justice

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This chapter explores the role of the media in heightening racial profiling in Canada. The chapter provides case studies including those of Dee Brown, a player for the Toronto Raptors, who … 21 $2.10 Add
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Interrogating the Definition of Racial Profiling

A Critical Legal Analysis

From: Racial Profiling and Human Rights in Canada

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Sunil Gurmukh, counsel at the Ontario Human Rights Commission, further consolidates the human rights approach in Chapter 3 by describing how challenges to racial profiling are most substantive … 24 $2.40 Add
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Applying the Racial Profiling Correspondence Test

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In Chapter 4, David Tanovich, a professor of law at the University of Windsor, explores the application of the correspondence test in discrimination law as an important development for proving … 22 $2.20 Add
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Chapter 3

Adjusting Our Lens

From: The Colour of Justice

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Chapter three, Adjusting Our Lens, begins with a look at the pivotal case Drybones, which highlighted the unique needs of Aboriginal peoples in trials. The chapter then looks at the historical … 17 $1.70 Add
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Bias-Neutral Policing

A Police Perspective on the Intersection of Racial Profiling with Modern-Day Policing and the Laws That Govern

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In Chapter 5, Gary Melanson, senior director of legal services and risk management legal services branch, Waterloo Regional Police Service, examines “bias-neutral” policing practices and how they … 25 $2.50 Add
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Chapter 4

Social Science and Beyond

From: The Colour of Justice

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In chapter four, Social Science and Beyond, the evidence for racial profiling is examined, starting with the Ontario Systemic Racism Commission, established in 1992 and continuing with the … 14 $1.40 Add
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“Singled Out”

Being a Black Youth in the Suburbs

From: Racial Profiling and Human Rights in Canada

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In Chapter 6, Carl James, professor of education at York University, makes the case that Black youth who reside in the suburbs can be entangled in the relationship between race, space, and place … 19 $1.90 Add
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Chapter 5

The War on Drugs

From: The Colour of Justice

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Chapter five is devoted to the "war on drugs" and its impact on racial profiling in policing, especially on Blacks in Ontario and on Southeast Asians in Vancouver. The chapter looks at … 9 $0.90 Add
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Chapter 6

The War on Gangs

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The War on Gangs, chapter six, delves into how the fear of street gangs has impacted racial profiling. The chapter looks at the ideas around gangs in policing, the Criminal Intelligence Service … 8 $0.80 Add
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The Re-framing of Racial Profiling

Police Violence Against Black Women

From: Racial Profiling and Human Rights in Canada

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In Chapter 7, Andrea Anderson, a PhD candidate at Osgoode Hall Law School and criminal defence lawyer, makes the case that the dominant paradigm of racial profiling fails to adequately address … 20 $2.00 Add