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What’s wrong with being “leftie socialist”?

February 19, 2015 – 5:06 am | 1,822 views

I am biased. Any programs that any Canadian municipality introduces with the goal of being a more inclusive service provider and employer makes me happy. Some may even call me “leftie socialist” as did one …

Feb 23, 2015: Contemporary Social Transformation: A Black History Month Conversation.

February 19, 2015 – 4:29 am | 976 views

SIETAR BC celebrates Black History Month and presents a panel discussion about historical and contemporary views from personal and political perspectives on Black folk’s experience in Greater Vancouver.
Doors open at 6:30, and the discussion is …

Diversity Survey by City of Toronto “insults” an employee

February 19, 2015 – 4:18 am | 1,087 views

 
It is billed as a diversity survey for City of Toronto employees.
But one civil servant says he and his colleagues fear it has the appearance of creating a quota approach to hiring. Calling it voluntary …

HRMA Diversity and Inclusion Roundtable (New West.) NEW! – Making the Business Case for Your Workplace

February 7, 2015 – 6:23 am | 1,050 views

 Making a Business Case for Diversity & Inclusion in your Workplace, Facilitated by Geoff Frost and Presented by Tej Singh Hazra, Head of Diversity and Inclusion for HSBC Bank Canada. Prior to joining HSBC Bank …

Serving Immigrants with Equity or Equality? Important Conversations at the Richmond Diversity Symposium

January 31, 2015 – 3:15 pm | 871 views

On January 30, 2015, Michael and I conducted a one-hour workshop on Cultural Competencies at the Diversity Symposium organized by The City of Richmond. Over 45 city staff and staff from organizations serving immigrants attended …