Students in Toronto’s publicly-funded arts high schools are overwhelmingly white and come from high-income families despite living in one of the most diverse school districts in North America.
What the numbers tell is: 1 in 5 racialized families live in poverty in Canada, compared to 1 in 20 non-racialized families…
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Bill Closs, former Kingston police chief who made the rare move of collecting race-based statistics, says police chiefs won’t willingly collect this data and government must require it.