The Canadian Federation of Library Associations – Fédération canadienne des associations de bibliothèques (CFLA-FCAB) condemns racism, white supremacy, and all systems of oppression which continue to deny citizens equitable treatment and justice in contemporary society. Recent events in the United States and in Canada have clearly demonstrated that racialized members of society are more at risk of mistreatment by the law enforcement system. We recognize the particular emotional burden on our Black colleagues and community members at this time.

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