Teacher’s racist rant triggers strong response by Toronto activist – Toronto, ON

Toronto activist Justine Abigail Yu, founder and editor at @livinghyphen magazine, gives a detailed account in a July 26, 2020, Instagram post of her experience being the target of one teacher’s racist rant, while she was reading a book in a local park.

“The shock and fury I feel in my body right now is so palpable. I have never experienced anything like this in my life and I can’t imagine what it’s like to live with this every single day.”

See Justine’s text and video post on Instagram here

See how the incident was reported in local news here.

More importantly, see what further action Justine took to call out the racism, share her experiences and learning, in the #FaceRace Toolkit.

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