Canada Riot

If People View Muslims As Intolerant, That's Our Fault

Hina P. Ansari | Posted 11.14.2012 | Canada
Hina P. Ansari

The film the Innocence of Muslims has recently been thrust into the spotlight and has played the willing role of firestarter to what can be seen as a tinderbox which harbours the sensitive feelings of my Muslim brothers and sisters. You, my dear Muslim brothers and sisters, fell for it. You have played right into the hands of this hate-monger filmmaker and into the hands of his bigoted friends who view Muslims as "crazy," "intolerant," "violent" all in the same breath. And thanks to you we have handed them another high profile example. On a big fat shiny platter.

This Week In Music History

www.spinner.com | Posted 10.08.2012 | Canada Music

When Guns N' Roses lead singer Axl Rose screams "Welcome to the jungle!" he means it in a very literal sense. One of the GNR frontman's favorite activ...

Young Men in Groups: Reflections on the Vancouver Riot

Neil Boyd | Posted 08.21.2011 | Canada
Neil Boyd

Last Wednesday night a part of our culture was reeling out of control, returning to what we see among chimpanzees in the wild. At its worst this kind of group violence can turn to genocide, and we cannot be so complacent as to believe that we are immune from such possibilities.

Authorities To Discuss Vancouver Riot Charges

CBC | Posted 08.20.2011 | Canada

CBC -- Prosecutors and police were to meet in Vancouver Monday morning to talk about criminal charges stemming from the city's Stanley Cup riot. So...

Vancouver Ashamed After Rioting, But Damage Is Superficial

Bill Mann | Posted 08.17.2011 | Canada
Bill Mann

"Go home! Go home! Go home! Stop looting our beautiful city!" That Tweet sent to the @CBCNews twitter feed summed up the feelings of an overwhelming ...