October 16, 2018 | A&S News
Categories: All News, Our Community | Tags: Centre for Diaspora and Transnational Studies, Feature, Humanities, Podcasts, Social Sciences
Kevin Lewis O’Neill, Director of the Centre for Diaspora and Transnational Studies and Akwasi Owusu-Bempah, a sociologist at the University of Toronto Mississauga, discuss what the legalization of cannabis may mean for race relations. Will things get better or is it possible that they could get worse? Canada has a long history of using drug laws to control ‘problematic’ populations; will decriminalization help these problems go away?