Irwin Nanda, executive vice-president of Ontario Federation of Labour (OFL), is calling for an independent investigation of police training, policies and practices across the province. It comes on the heels of the fatal shooting of teen Sammy Yatim on a TTC streetcar in July.
Rubin ‘Hurricane’ Carter remembered by friends and neighbours
Carter’s old friends and Bloor West Village neighbours praised the former boxer’s legacy of helping the wrongfully convicted. Carter died Sunday at the age of 76 after a battle with prostate cancer.