Special Series

Canadian Policing, Colonialism, and Racism

As the debate about policing is becoming a major contentious issue for sociology programs across the country, we have organized this series and encourage you to participate. Critical sociological education and scholarship is even more important at this juncture.

October 20, 2020
At the crossroads: Sociologists, policing and social justice

November 10, 2020
Racialized policing in Canada and the drive to defund police

January 21, 2021
Survivance and Indigenous street lifestyles

You may also be interested in the Race and Ethnicity Research Cluster organized webinar, Committing Sociology to Understand Police Violence: Or a theory of how ships get into bottles