Canadaland publisher Jesse Brown has been asked to stop talking about antisemitism.
November 29, 2023
#78 Roots of Tension in Canada’s Israel-Palestine Discourse
In Canada, the political discourse on the news coming out of Israel and Palestine has given Backbench host, Mattea Roach, some “serious whiplash.”
November 28, 2023
How a “scarcity mindset” leads to infighting between marginalized groups
"We never get jealous of the people who get all the air space," explains Emilie Nicolas. "We get jealous of the person who gets a crumb a...
January 9, 2023
#848 Black Celebs vs “Jewish Media”
Kanye West, Dave Chappelle and Kyrie Irving have breathed new life into the antisemitic trope that Jews control the media. Is Jew-hatred from Black cultural icons more dangerous than the usual bigotry? And why is it so difficult for Jewish and Black communities to hear each other when it comes to racism? Emilie Nicolas joins Jesse to lay out a framework for better conversations.
January 9, 2023
#747 Fordman And The Tiny Shovel
The hunger for stories about Toronto's snow backfires. And when a story is about a hostage situation at a synagogue, why is there reluctance to call it antisemitism?
January 20, 2022
Why Are We Still On A Witch-Hunt For “Marxists”?
In the conservative imagination, the term means everything and nothing
May 29, 2019
By Alex V Green
#186 Hate Isn’t The Problem
The Pittsburgh synagogue shooting was the deadliest instance of anti-Semitic violence in American history. Is the kind of rhetoric that motivated the shooter here in Canada? And what's with the CBC giving investment advice for the decimation of the Amazon rainforest?
November 1, 2018
A Guide To Faith Goldy And How (Not) To Report On Her
Here is the necessary context for covering the neo-Nazi sympathizer and her candidacy for mayor of Toronto
September 26, 2018
By Alheli Picazo
Barbara Kay Quotes Neo-Nazi To Justify Attack On Trans Identity
The line, which she and others have misattributed to Voltaire, was originally penned to justify criticism of Jews.