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The Myth Behind “Rhodes Must Fall”

The Myth Behind “Rhodes Must Fall”

By Marie Kawthar Daouda

NELSON MANDELA himself urged against cancelling memorials to Imperialist figures. Besides, it is condescending and very white-centered to think that Africa’s problematic past only revolves around European imperialism.

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The Imbecile Attack on Egerton Ryerson

The Imbecile Attack on Egerton Ryerson

It is wrong to blame Egerton Ryerson for creating residential schools and too often ignored that Indigenous people themselves wanted government-funded schools. It was Chief Peter Jones, working with other prominent Methodists, who argued that the government should fund schools to educate Indigenous men .... 

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Canada's Celebrity Judges

Canada's Celebrity Judges

Other countries have public intellectuals; Canada has Supreme Court judges, writes Y.Y. Zhu in the forthcoming issue of The Dorchester Review.

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The Crown: A Primer

The Crown: A Primer

By Geoffroy Boulanger  A large majority of Canadians have absolutely no idea — or, at best, very little understanding — of the role of the Crown in Canada and our system, or indeed how fortunate we all are ...

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The Perils of Democracy

The Perils of Democracy

“THE DECLINE of Democracy.” “Democracy in Peril.” Such themes have been common in the higher journalism in recent years. The DR's John Pepall reviews two books. FROM THE ARCHIVES.

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