*social justice, stacked bar graph

Reports of Racial Profiling by Police by Sector in Ontario

Racial Profiling by Sector in Ontario
courtesy of Suhana Kadoura (@KadouraS)

(Slide deck includes notes and questions to elicit discourse)

Type of Graph: stacked bar

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This graph has a double x-axis to allow for comparisons between the percentage of police fatalities, by ace, compared with the percentage of Canadian population by race.

Thank you so much to Suhana Kadoura (@KadouraS) for creating these powerful slow reveal graphs using data on police violence from Canada!


King, Douglas. “It’s time we believe Black communities when they tell us street checks are harmful.” Pivot Legal Society: Equality Lifts Everyone, May 8, 2017. Visit pivotlegal.org for more information.

Kim, Peter. “Racial Profiling in Ontario.” Pivot Legal Society: Equality Lifts Everyone, January 10, 2018. Visit pivotlegal.org for more information.

Potential Math Content: stacked bar graph, percentages, proportional reasoning

Potential Content Connections: social justice, race, racial profiling, police

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