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BIPOC USHR Statement on Senator Percy Downe’s Islamophobic and Racist Comments

11 February 2024

On February 9th, 2024 Senator Percy Downe of PEI posted segments of an exchange he had with Senator Marc Gold,…

Cannabis and you: Age matters

10 February 2023

Attention international students! Did you know that cannabis – otherwise known as weed or marijuana – impacts your brain differently…

Cannabis and you: Impacts on you

10 February 2023

Cannabis use has both short term and long term impacts on our health, and these can be seen in the…

Cannabis and you: Mental health

10 February 2023

Although many people will use cannabis to cope with mental health concerns, it is important to understand that cannabis can…

Cannabis and you

10 February 2023

Last year BIPOC USHR was able to get a small microgrant from Health Canada to help educate international students on…

Statement on the murder of Mahsa Amini and why it matters here

22 October 2022

Updated May 30 The following statement was written by Sobia Ali-Faisal (she/her), executive director of BIPOC USHR, and Amirah Oyesegun…