Anti-Racist Canada: The ARC Collective: Alberta III%

Yep, I’m still away and hopefully stretched out on a beach enjoying a Cuba Libre, though given my constitution more than likely laid up in a hotel room regretting not getting that Dukoral booster with a sunburn so bad you could roast a marshmallow using the heat radiating off my body. Either way, here is another ...

Anti-Racist Canada: The ARC Collective: Racists and Antisemites Attending June 4 Event in Calgary

Tomorrow the protests planned for Ottawa, Calgary, and other Canadian cities should all be under way by noon. Though billed as "million Canadian" marches (thereby attempting to co-opt past progressive events), this writer suspects the numbers will fall far, far, short of one million people. In Ottawa, I suspect there will be between 300 and ...

Anti-Racist Canada: The ARC Collective: Red Deer Anti-Muslim Protest Update: A Look At Two Parents

If you haven't read the first article on the story concerning the Islamophobic protest that took place today outside a Red Deer high school, we invite our readers to first click on this link. Also, for people who claim not to be racist, the Islamophobe protesters' supporters don't seem to like brown folk at their ...

Anti-Racist Canada: The ARC Collective: December 2016 Bits and Bites

We begin with a very brief update on Paulie who is so tickled pink (well, more pink than he usually is) about Trump's election that he isn't bothering to try to conceal his views in more "respectable" terms anymore: We're sure that Paulie will be leading the charge…. so long as others foot the bill ...

Anti-Racist Canada: The ARC Collective: December 2016 Bits and Bites

We begin with a very brief update on Paulie who is so tickled pink (well, more pink than he usually is) about Trump's election that he isn't bothering to try to conceal his views in more "respectable" terms anymore: We're sure that Paulie will be leading the charge…. so long as others foot the bill ...

Anti-Racist Canada: The ARC Collective: Topham Launches Charter Challenge

As expected after his conviction on one count of promoting hatred, Arthur Topham has launched his expected Charter challenge: B.C. man convicted of promoting hate on web to challenge law in court todayCanada’s Criminal Code provisions out of step with internet reality, Arthur Topham’s supporters sayBy Betsy Trumpener, CBC News      Posted: Sep 30, ...

Anti-Racist Canada: The ARC Collective: Turd Polishing During Topham Trial: Paulie Interviews David Lindsay

During the Topham hate crimes trial the ended in Arthur Topham's conviction, Paulie provided nearly daily updates, both written and video, though it should also be noted that these same updates also carried a wee bit of spin. In one of the write-ups and video, he suggested the ceiling lights were proof of a vast ...

Anti-Racist Canada: The ARC Collective: Topham Hate Crime Trial: Week One

This past week saw the long awaited Arthur Topham hate crime trial. For years Topham had posted blood libel screeds against the Jewish people on his website RadicalPress and despite the trial he continues to do so. A few years back a criminal complaint against him was made, he was arrested, and…. well…. here we ...

Anti-Racist Canada: The ARC Collective: A Response to Fromm’s Condemnation of the Canadian Flag

Fifty years ago today, the Canadian Parliament adopted this as our nation's national flag: While there certainly was a significant debate at the time, since the adoption of the current flag most Canadians surveyed have supported it as an appropriate symbol for the country. Well, not everyone: This isn't exactly new. Paulie has this particular ...

Anti-Racist Canada: The ARC Collective: Terry Tremaine Now Serving Contempt Sentence

As one of our readers pointed out, Terry Tremaine isn’t serving time because of hate speech posted online. He’s serving time for contempt, something our friend and frequent, frustrated, reader Tomasz Winnicki is himself intimately aware of. That fact hasn’t stopped Fromm from engaging in a bit of online histrionics: Uh, no Andrew Heck. All ...

Anti-Racist Canada: The ARC Collective: A Bad Day For Terry: Tremaine Looses Appeal

Last we heard Terry Tremaine was appealing his contempt of court conviction. Today, he learned that he was going straight to jail. Do not pass go. Do not collect $200.00 Ex-university teacher who posted racist messages headed for jailCBC News Posted: Sep 10, 2014 2:32 PM CT Last Updated: Sep 10, 2014 2:32 PM CTA ...

Anti-Racist Canada: The ARC Collective: Southern Ontario Skins: A Cast of Stooges Part VII

It would appear that McKee's Blood & Honour and Hynes' Southern Ontario "Skinheads" have decided to continue their little spat on our blog. Truth be told, we are more than pleased to facilitate their intellectual jousting, though referring to the bluff and bluster as "intellectual" might be to stretch the meaning of the word: Ah, ...

Anti-Racist Canada: The ARC Collective: Sec. 13 Dead…. For Now

NOTE: This is a little screen shot heavy. Be forewarned. On June 26, Sec. 13 of the Human Rights Act cease to exist. As our friend BCL noted however there is no reason why Sec. 13, which was ruled constitutional by the Supreme Court, can not be brought back by a more enlightened government in ...

Anti-Racist Canada: The ARC Collective: April Legal Notes

This really isn’t in any way intended to be a comprehensive article. We just thought we would share some information on the legal front. First, the deadline for Marc Lemire to seek leave to appeal to the Supreme Court (re: the Federal Court of Appeal’s decision) was on April 1. However, word is that he ...

Anti-Racist Canada: The ARC Collective: Tremaine Contempt Appeal Update

Terry Tremaine filed two documents last month regarding his appeal of the contempt sentence he received as a result of willfully ignoring the provisions of the Human Rights Tribunal decision. Since his previous attorney Doug Christie shuffled off his mortal coil Tremaine has hired an attorney based in Regina and looks to be trying to ...

Anti-Racist Canada: The ARC Collective: 20 Years of Paulie

We’re still working our project to document the early history of the modern racist movement in Canada (focusing on the years between 1960 and 1999 primarily and paying special attention to the Heritage Front, Western Guard Party, and Edmund Burke Society, though any photos, newspaper clippings, letters, or documents would be a welcome addition to ...

Anti-Racist Canada: The ARC Collective: Terry Tremaine Starting to Play Nice?

A visit to Tremaine’s website now features the following: That’s all well and good, but there appears to be a lot more that should be removed in order to be in compliance. It’s a start, though it looks to us to be just a start. But consider how many years it has taken to get ...

Anti-Racist Canada: The ARC Collective: Tremaine Going to Jail

It's either 30 days or six months depending on if Terry decides to play nice. We're trying to see if we can get the reaction from the bonehead community and their supporters (if we do, we'll add it to this article later) but until then here's a story in the "Leader-Post": Regina man gets jail ...

Anti-Racist Canada: The ARC Collective: Paulie Clears Up Tremaine Story

You know, this might come as a huge shock to our readers, but the fine folks at Free Dominion don't seem to like us very much. We know! We can't believe it either! Not long ago they took issue with a recent article posted on this blog, particularly the part where we gently suggested that ...

Anti-Racist Canada: The ARC Collective: Free Dominion Cheer For the Nazi. Again

Last night we noticed that there was a new update concerning Terry Tremaine on CBC: Terry Tremaine no longer facing charges over alleged online activity CBC News Posted: Oct 16, 2012 6:05 PM CST  A Regina judge has stayed a charge against Terry Tremaine, who was accused of continuing to post hate speech online in ...

Anti-Racist Canada: The ARC Collective: Terry Tremaine: Dumb. Very Dumb.

On Monday we had suggested that we would likely learn what Terry Tremaine's sentence for contempt would be, however that obviously didn't happen. Today we learned a possible reason for the delay: Read more »

Anti-Racist Canada: The ARC Collective: Terry Tremaine: Judgement Day October 9, 2012

Any bets on the sentencing tomorrow? This writer thinks Tremaine will get time, but others figure he might get as much as 9 months, much like another bonehead sentenced for contempt (hi Tommy).

BigCityLib Strikes Back: Warman On Tremaine

Yesterday, the a Saskatchewan court threw out hate crime charges against National Socialist Party of Canada leader Terry Tremaine because his case took too long to get to trial. Richard Warman, who was instrumental in bringing the charges against Tremaine, commented as follows this morning on his website: Is criminal law the answer to hate propaganda? The ...

Anti-Racist Canada: The ARC Collective: Hate Speech Charges Stayed Against Tremaine

One of the justifications given by the Conservative government for the repeal of Se. 13 of the Human Rights Act was that it was, in effect, redundant. Hate speech law were already found in the criminal code, thus the criminal code should be used to fight hate speech. We here and many elsewhere have discussed ...

Anti-Racist Canada: The ARC Collective: Topham Update and Tremaine Follow-Up

Sort of a short post but Doug Christie, in his latest newsletter, has announced when the Topham case take place: Christie also discussed information pertaining to the Tremaine case, much of which is already known: More later, but for now we’re enjoying the summer weather.