Human rights office to probe ‘disturbing surge of hate’ in B.C. | Globalnews.ca

The first public inquiry from British Columbia’s Office of the Human Rights Commissioner will examine white supremacy and the “disturbing surge of hate” during the COVID-19 pandemic.

The commissioner’s office said in a news release there has been a significant rise in reported hate-related incidents in B.C. since 2020, which highlights an urgent need for a “trauma-informed” investigation.

Source: Human rights office to probe ‘disturbing surge of hate’ in B.C. | Globalnews.ca