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Ancestry ad depicts a white man in 19th-century clothing standing in front of a Black woman holding a ring telling her they can leave and be together in Canada. Ancestry

Ancestry ad gets it wrong: Canada was never slave-free

Canadian audiences did not object to Ancestry’s ad which romanticized Canada as “Promised land,” but they should have.
Janice Petersen – one of the faces of World News Australia on SBS, which is facing accusations of ‘whitewashing’. SBS

Whitewash? That’s not the colour of the SBS charter

Journalism schools are full of first-generation students that fit the SBS charter’s directive to ‘make use of Australia’s diverse creative resources’ and ‘reflect the changing nature of Australian society’.

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