Black Foreigner Not Happy In Canada

ELLIOT LAKE News

By Jeff Goodall

Nairobi-born Black hates Canada … won’t quit complaining

“To be a black Muslim woman in Toronto is to feel deep isolation, the result of omnipresent systemic anti-black, patriarchal and Islamophobic discrimination… forces that torment me and members of my community… and so two months ago I tweeted, “Plz Allah give me strength not to cuss/kill these men and white folks out here today Our lives are plagued by institutional and individual anti-black racism that compromises our access to safety, economic freedom, proper health care, food, housing, employment, education and culturally restorative support services. To be black in this city is to fight to survive.” – (emphasis added) – Yusra Khogali, co-founder of “Black Lives Matter Toronto” (1).

That was very kind of Yusra — backing off from killing us, and all that — and I must admit that I sometimes feel rather like killing something myself after…

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