Federation concludes investigation on alleged racial profiling at 2019 Congress

August 30, 2019

An investigation by the Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences has concluded that a participant at the 2019 Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences was “harassed and discriminated against” by another participant in an incident that involved racial profiling. A release states that the individual who undertook the action has been banned from Congress for “a minimum of three years, and must demonstrate that he has met five conditions before he will be eligible to return.” The Federation has also updated the theme for Congress 2020: Bridging Divides: Confronting Colonialism and Anti-Black Racism. Federation (National)