EYES ON THE BACKS OF OUR HEADS: Recovering a multicultural South Africa
April 12, 2017
Constitution Hill & University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
Sisonke Msimang, Journalist and Activist
Introduced by the High Commissioner of Canada
THE NEW TRIBE OF ISRAEL: The immigrant underclass
Ruppin Academic Centre, Emek Hefer, Israel
Professor Galia Sabar, Anthropologist
Introduced by the Canadian Ambassador to Israel
WHAT HAPPENS WHEN WE STOP ASKING QUESTIONS: Why India must be secular
Neera Chandhoke, Political Scientist, Emerita Professor of Political Science, Delhi University.
FIGHTING AT THE TABLE: Conflict as successful integration
April 26, 2017
Embassy of Canada, Berlin, Germany
Aladin El-Mafaalani, Professor of Political Science & Political Sociology,
Münster University of Applied Sciences
CANADA'S ORIGINAL PROMISE: Still waiting to be realized
May 23, 2017
Ryerson University, Toronto, Canada, on the territory of the Haudenosaunee and the Anishinaabek, which is territory governed by the “Dish with One Spoon Treaty”.
Roberta Jamieson, Lawyer
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Us and Them: Diversity, Division, and a World of Difference was a five-part series featuring talks presented in South Africa, Israel, India, Germany, and Canada — all countries dealing with the realities of a diverse population. The series was produced by CBC IDEAS in partnership with The Laurier Institution in 2017. Listen to the podcast featuring host Paul Kennedy as he meets writers, academics, and activists to discuss ethnic, religious and economic tensions through a local lens.