Winnipeg Mayor Breaks Down While Responding to ‘Most Racist City’ Label

Chinta Puxley, Globe and Mail, January 22, 2015

The mayor of Manitoba’s capital tearfully promised Thursday to fight racism and intolerance after his city was branded Canada’s most racist by a national magazine.

Brian Bowman stood surrounded by dozens of aboriginal and community leaders and admitted that Winnipeg has a problem with racism. The city’s first Métis mayor broke down in tears as he talked about passing on his heritage to his young children.

“My wife is Ukrainian heritage. My family is Métis,” he said as he choked back tears. “I want my boys to be as proud of both of those family lines.”

Macleans magazine published a cover story that gave Winnipeg the dubious distinction. It cited the huge gap between aboriginal people and non-aboriginal people, as well as the recent high-profile death of 15-year-old Tina Fontaine, whose body was found in August wrapped in plastic in the Red River.

It also comes shortly after an inquest report into the death of Brian Sinclair, an aboriginal double-amputee who died during a 34-hour wait for care in a city hospital’s emergency room in 2008. Some staff testified that they assumed he was drunk–“sleeping it off”–or homeless.

The reaction to the article from city hall was swift. The police chief, the provincial treaty commissioner, chiefs and community leaders assembled–not to refute the article–but to promise to do something about the issue it highlighted.

“We do have racism in Winnipeg. . . . You can’t run away from facts,” Bowman said after a closed traditional smudging ceremony. “Ignorance, hatred, intolerance, racism exists everywhere.

“Winnipeg has a responsibility right now to turn this ship around and change the way we all relate.”

Bowman said that means having an open dialogue with aboriginal leaders before taking concrete action, which he said is coming.

Grand Chief Derek Nepinak with the Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs said keeping the lines of communication open is key. But he warned that combatting racism is a huge challenge.

“I guarantee you that, right now, somebody is having a racist experience in a restaurant or on the streets in Winnipeg somewhere. I’m not here to pacify that or to say that it’s okay,” Nepinak said.

“There are people who are willfully blind, willfully ignorant to the reality of indigenous people in this society. But we will challenge them.”

Ovide Mercredi, a former national chief of the Assembly of First Nations, said he has experienced racism, but has not let it embitter him. There are many within the aboriginal community with the energy to fight prejudice and ensure there is “zero tolerance” for racism, he said.

“I have a right to be different. If we as a society make that a basic principle–that all human beings have a right to be different–we’d go a long way to solving the intolerance that many people experience,” Mercredi said. “Instead of putting each other down, we should be trying to lift each other up.”

Winnipeg police Chief Devon Clunis, who is black, said he doesn’t believe Winnipeg is the only city grappling with racism. Racism exists across Canada and is part of the “human condition,” he suggested.

“We need to have a difficult conversation in our city respective of race,” Clunis said. “I think you are seeing who is starting that conversation today.”

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  • IstvanIN

    Winnipeg police Chief Devon Clunis, who is black
    There’s the problem right there.

    • Mary

      Why the heck is there a black police chief in Winnipeg? How many blacks can Winnipeg even have? It’s like a black police chief in Maine or North Dakota (although they’ve probably managed to dredge up one or more in these places.)

      • There is a black police chief in Winnipeg because he is probably the only black on the department, which means he got to fall all the way up the ladder really quickly.

        • OHDeutschePolkaConfederate

          Winnipeg probably has few Blacks. Whites are asleep at the wheel in such cities from 50 years of tabula rasa indoctrination regarding race. Only Whites thst have first hand experience with Negro behaviors question the narrative.

          • Seniorsquadldr

            Right on brother. It is astounding how someone who has only seen Negros on T.V., calls those of us who have experienced the negro up close, names. I encourage them to move their family into Ferguson or some other Negro paradise.

          • Speedy Steve

            You mean to say that TV and Hollyweird are lying when they portray Africans as clever detectives, selfless missionaries, healers of the helpless, brilliant science boffins, rescuers of damsels in distress, and military heroes? Oh, the humanity!

          • Seniorsquadldr

            Yes.

      • Speedy Steve

        It’s The Peter Principle; he’s risen to his level of incompetence. As the puppet chief he can no longer screw up arrests and court appearances.

      • Michael Samuel

        He’s of a West Indian background most likely Jamaican and he’s an ordained minister.

        • Bossman

          Thanks for that bit of information. I didn’t know that.

    • OHDeutschePolkaConfederate

      Yes it is. A city with few Blacks, where Whites are not wise to racial reality. This jerk is pulling an Obongo, I’ll bet, able to speak well enough to come off as an Oreo Cookie so that impressionable Whites trust him. His smooth delivery secures their trust, so that they fail to perceive his evil, anti-White game. My Negrodar goes off when any Black wants to start a conversation on race. A conversation is the last thing they desire. Assaulting Whites with verbal abuse, demeaning our heritage and insisting we must worship Negroes is more like it. No Negro failings are ever admitted to in these so-called conversations.

      • Raymond Kidwell

        Most black people aren’t like that. You are just used to dealing with the media, politics etc. mostly run by whites. There are certain neighborhoods that are hostile towards non-blacks walking through, but generally most regular people seem respectful to whites or to admire them. It seems to be academia, rich kids, media, zionists etc. that promote white guilt and hatred towards white people, that run this “victim” industry etc.

        • OHDeutschePolkaConfederate

          You obviously haven’t spent very much time around Blacks if you actually think this. The media gives one barely a clue as to how hateful Blacks are on a face to face basis. Most Blacks hate Whites, and their hatred is more than palpable. They only like Whites with no self esteem, who grovel before them like wussies. If you believe what you have described, you need to spend more time around Blacks.

          • Raymond Kidwell

            I’m always around blacks, hispanics, and white ghettoites. Jews as well for that matter. Asians… I probably have more exposure to diversity than the majority of people. A lot of black people desire to live in a white neighborhood and date white people. Some people that live in the hardcore ghetto maybe hate the world because their own life sucks. They see whites as the rich good looking people that represent everything they aren’t. I can see that, but I mean generally the more normal black people that have jobs and such usually aren’t that hateful. There are racists anywhere, but I don’t see it as “normal” except when I go to college or something and I see people absolutely obsessed with hating men and whites.

          • Seniorsquadldr

            I will repeat a story told to me by an American Black Woman. She said she has nothing to do with other blacks, outside of her family. She also never dated black males. She said MOST blacks are so racist, most whites can not fathom it. She said it turns her stomach when she hears blacks spouting vile racist comments. This woman was a gracious, intelligent, lady. Talk to her on the phone and you would have no idea she is black.

          • OHDeutschePolkaConfederate

            This fine lady you spoke with has more couth and decency than 99.9% of the rest of her race. She is absolutely correct about other Blacks. Blacks, as a group, take vile and hateful to levels that would floor and astound most Whites. I know a Black guy who is half Native American extraction. The nicest Black person I have ever known. He says the same kinds of things about most Blacks. His father, a full blooded Cherokee, was taunted and bullied mercilessly by the Blacks, and had to fight for his life when attacked by a Black gang who was calling him all kinds of racial slurs.

    • Michael Samuel

      You do know he’s an ordained Minister and was the Police Dept chaplain?

      • Well good for him.

      • Seniorsquadldr

        Rev. Al is that you? Or is this Rev. Jesse.

  • MekongDelta69

    Every time I read about somebody groveling to the max, here comes, yet another loser, who aspires to be the ‘greatest groveler‘ of all.

    Tomorrow, this idiot will be ‘topped’ by the next ‘wannabe.’

    • DiversityIsDeath

      Mr.Brian Bowman is obviously White, but as it is unpopular to be White nowadays he is trying to palm himself off as some sort of mixed-race specimen, a la Elizabeth Warren. Sick dude.

  • D.B. Cooper

    You know….. something looks kind of… off… about him.

    • walt

      Youre right. Football bat.

    • Anglokraut

      Oh, I don’t know; I think he looks…fabulous!

    • Bossman

      He looks like an average white North American. There’s nothing about his appearance that would suggest that he is a Mestizo and most real Mestizos look like him. In Canada they call Mestizos by the French word Metis.

      • benvad

        That’s reserved for the off spring of Canadiens coureur du bois and native women, particularly Cree and Ojibwa women. The offspring were guides traders, trappers, negotiators in the lands of North America.

        Very different from these Mayans and Aztec human sacrificers.

        • Bossman

          You’re completely wrong about that. Recent DNA analysis has proved that all the natives of the Americas are related. Not only are they related but very closely related. If a European were to interbreed with a Mexican Indian, they are very likely to produce someone like this fellow.

          • benvad

            It’d have to go at least two generations from a real Aztec.

          • Bossman

            Not true at all. The Hollywood actor Anthony Quinn was the product of a half Irish Mestizo and a pure Mexican Indian. He could play the part of Greeks, Italians and Arabs in the movies.

          • OHDeutschePolkaConfederate

            True, but his looks were not convincing as an Arab or Latin European. Pure blooded Arabs and Latin Europeans look similar, but both are easily distinguished from your Bronze race. The average waiter at a Mexican restaurant resembles George Zimmerman. Zim doesn’t look the least bit Italian or, especially, Lebanese. Compare Zim to Buddy Valastro, either to Jamie Farr, who is of Lebanese Catholic descent. Pure blooded Arabs look decidedly non-Latino. Arabs with strong Negroid admixture, such as the attackers from the Paris terrorist attack, look decidedly Mulatto.

          • Bossman

            George Zimmerman’s brother looks very Mediterranean. It all depends on the amount of Native American genes inherited. Still, I maintain that most real Mestizos look white like the guy in the picture above. Europeans were able to conquer the Americas because in the early days, they were able to breed with native women with great facility and frequency to produce attractive people.

          • OHDeutschePolkaConfederate

            Most Mestizoes look like the guy in the picture above?? Give me a break.

          • The Dude

            Ralph Nader also comes to mind.

          • OHDeutschePolkaConfederate

            Exactly. Nader is Lebanese Christian extraction, as is Jamie Farr. So was the late Danny Thomas. Bossman thinks they look Mestizo, LOL!! I think that Bossman needs to have an eye exam.

          • The Dude

            Those were the good old days when we were still picky about immigration. Even when taking the few Middle Easterners now then, we made sure most of them were Christian.

          • Samuel Hathaway

            Remember Vic Tayback, who played the role of Mel on Alice? It was that goofy sit-com from the late 1970s-1980s…. I didn’t know until after he died that the announcer mentioned that he was of Syrian ancestry.

          • OHDeutschePolkaConfederate

            Exactly. Dearborn, MI, in the old days, when it was clean and safe, was mostly Polish, Italian, and Lebanese Catholics. No Blacks were allowed back then, and there were also no Islamists.

          • Bossman

            Many Latin American Mestizos are in reality part Arab and most of them may not even know it. Many of them are also part Jewish and don’t know it. This a complicated and long story of Jews and Muslims being kicked out of Spain and then converting to Christianity and heading out to the New World where they could make lots of money in sugar and slave trading.

          • OHDeutschePolkaConfederate

            Sephardic Jews are Spanish Jews. You are also correct that there is plenty of Arabic genetics in Spain. Aforesaid Caucasians, however, are not related in the least to the AmerIndian natives of South America. A full blooded Arabic Caucasian is genetically more closely related to a Swede than to an AmerIndian. Miscegenation with the natives caused Sephardic/Arabic genes in Mestizos.

          • Christorchaos

            “Many are part Jewish”. This is going to turn for me on your definition of “Many”. The bulk of mestizos surely were created by the conquistadors. Can’t imagine that there would be a large percentage of converted Jews in their ranks, especially with the “conversos” controversy going on in Spain. Why would a Jew who converted only for political and economic reasons, wish to go on such a dangerous, Lo-pay venture? Maybe you’re right, but on logic doesn’t make sense at first blush.

          • Bossman

            Lo-pay venture? In those centuries, sugar, slaves and gold were the magic words and the Caribbean and Latin America were the hub of all that. Jews quickly became key players in sugar processing and slave-trading. And they did interbreed with Blacks and Native people. I can give a link that explains all that stuff. Whenever I try to supply a link, it always says awaiting moderation so if only you insist.

          • Christorchaos

            We are talking mestizos here. You need to do some reading on the conquistadors.

          • Raymond Kidwell

            Native Americans on the Indian reservations out west look about idnetical to mexicans, but there are some different groups. East Coast natives who are virtually extinct now seemed closer related to whites due to some ancient gene flow from europe. Eskimos are a different racial group and some groups in south america are a bit different. There is some variation. It’s like saying there is no difference between a Portugese and a Swede. I guess compared to non-whites they are related, but there are pretty noticeable differences in some of the extreme cases.

            The Natives of Brazil are quite attractive, but extremely dumb/primitive whereas most native groups seem pretty ugly as one example.

            This guy reminds me of the white guys claiming to be Indians who own Indian Casinos.

          • bilderbuster

            No it wouldn’t.
            It would and does look like Jeb Bush’s mutt of a son George P. Bush.

          • Bossman

            Wrong again. Many very attractive movie stars are part Mexican. Here are some names: Eva Longoria, Lynda Carter, Demi Moore, Jimmy Smitts, Demi Lovato, Selena Gomez, Nicole Richie, etc. The best example is Anthony Quinn whose mother was 100% Mexican Indian.

          • bilderbuster

            And in your world Hollyweird represents reality.

        • BulgAryan

          Yep, also my impression that amerindian genes are not as dominant as NE Asian genes.
          First, even second generation Eurasians look much more Asian, than European.
          Maybe because Native Americans have a lot of European genes, Kennewick Man and all

          • Bossman

            I had the opportunity recently to prove what you’re saying. I saw a white woman with a very East Asian baby and I asked her who the father was and she said that he was Korean. I then said to her that it must be because half white East Asians still look East Asian and to my surprise she agreed with me.

          • Raymond Kidwell

            korean genes seem more dominant than most other east asian genes. Northern chinese people are already white looking in many respects, as are some japanese. Vietnamese aren’t very white looking, but their mixed offspring also look very white. I guess each individual case will vary though but most mixed that I have seen look white, have brown hair, white skin, european appearance except some asian features in the cheek bones or whatever.

          • Mary

            The Korean ancestry does appear to be dominant. The Gosselin children from that dreadful show are only 1/4 Korean, via their 1/2 Korean father, and they all look very Asian. It’s hard to believe they’re 3/4 White.

          • Bossman

            Yes, you’re correct about that. This may be one reason why we are not seeing international models and film stars who are half Asian. This may not be good news for white identity in North America. It means that if there’s heavy immigration from East Asia, these people will not be easy to assimilate through interbreeding.

          • Raymond Kidwell

            I have seen a number of mixed white/asian. They all look pretty much like a white person, except the face. Their bones resemble asian in the face so at first glance they look white, because the skin and general appearance is very european but the skull shape of asians seems to be more dominant. Something similar often happens in black/white mixes where you get someone who looks black but the european skull shape seems to have some dominance.

      • Reynardine

        “most real Mestizos look like him.”

        I take it you do demographic sampling via Univision?

        • Bossman

          All of Latin American TV look like Univision. I’m able to sample that stuff right on my smart phone. Mexican TV even looks whiter than Univision.

          • Reynardine

            *Sigh*

    • benvad

      Métis? What part of him resembles an aboriginal, I don’t see what he’s complaining about?

      • Bossman

        One would never know that he is part native. That is one of the great secrets of North America. Europeans immigrants have been interbreeding with native women from day one and the offspring generally look white.

        • Whitetrashgang

          No the French and no one else.

          • Bossman

            You’re completely wrong about that. For hundreds of years the Hudson Bay Company brought thousands of Scottish fur trader to Canada. These men did not and could not bring women with them and they all interbred with native women.

          • benvad

            No the Scots and English were banging them two at a time. The French generally produced better looking ones, case in pout Shania Twain.

          • Whitetrashgang

            No Shania Twain is all white,just adopted. The English would have nothing to do with the natives.

          • Bossman

            Her broad face and high cheek bones suggest some native American in her background and the name Shania is native.

          • Whitetrashgang

            She adopted the name, her real first name is Eileen.

          • Bossman

            So why would she adopt an Indian name if she could not identify with them?

          • Whitetrashgang

            Her adopted father was native.

          • Reynardine

            Yeah, I mean, why would Prince call himself Prince unless he was ACTUAL ROYALTY.

          • OHDeutschePolkaConfederate

            Sales pitch. European names do not equal sales in modern America. Shania sounds unique. Album sales are key in the music industry if a musician wants to quit their day job.

          • bilderbuster

            She once considered calling herself Shaunika Twain but then she sobered up.

          • Garrett Brown

            Wrong again Mestizo man. I love watching you get completely pooped on.

          • Reynardine

            To illustrate the absurdity of your statement, I will use a picture. You remember those from books, right?

          • Bossman

            She has the look of a Raquel Welch who is also part Bolivian Indian. I can post their pictures side by side to open your eyes.

          • Bossman

            How about those ones?

          • Reynardine

            High cheek bones are a mongoloid feature, typical of The Asians You Hate.

            In fact, Koreans have such high cheekbones that cheekbone reduction surgery is a thing there.

          • Reynardine

            I guess she must be Amerindian as well:

          • Bossman

            She is a white woman of Germanic descent. Nothing wrong with that. My point is that the Natives of the Americas are more easily assimilable to the white race that East Asians such as Chinese, Koreans, Japanese and Filipinos or Blacks.

          • Reynardine

            Only partially right. She’s a woman of Russian descent, which implies Slavic, Rus Viking, and perhaps a bit of Mongoloid. To me, she looks predominantly Slavic.

            The treasured cheekbones and features you prize are predominantly Mongoloid Asian.

            I think what you’re trying to say is “white people are the most beautiful, and admixtures with whites tend to be far more beautiful than the natives.”

          • Bossman

            She is a mixture of things Germanic and Slavic and I could tell. Real Germans are supposed to be long narrow-headed people. High cheek bones only look good on some women. I’m not familiar with anyone who is part East Asian so my education maybe incomplete on this subject. The Miss Universe contest will be held on Sunday and I’m sure most of the winners will be Latinas from Latin America as they always seem to be the ones winning this prize. My avatar is that of a real German. Can you guess who it is?

          • The Dude

            “My avatar is that of a real German. Can you guess who it is?”

            I can’t, but Google can. And it says he’s Leopold Staff. A Pole, not a German.

          • Sick of it

            “Real Germans are supposed to be long narrow-headed people.”

            For once we agree on something.

          • Bossman

            Who is this fellow? An Alaskan native out in the midnight sun for too long? An ugly Mayan from Central America? When Columbus first saw them in 1492, he described them as being well-built and of good stature and of fine appearances. So it is obvious that they don’t all look like that. I’m going to buy Kevin Costner’s book: 500 nations of America. It is a big picture book with pictures of all the tribes of the Americas.

          • Luca

            She is from the Elizabeth Warren tribe perhaps.

          • OHDeutschePolkaConfederate

            She may be an eighth AmerIndian or some small amount, but that is about it. Her features are clearly Caucasoid.

          • Garrett Brown

            That isn’t her real name..

          • OHDeutschePolkaConfederate

            Correct. Most White Americans have little to no AmerIndian genes. Bossman lives in an AmerIndianphilic fantasy land.

          • Bossman

            In the USA, anyone who looks white is white. The one with a little bit of native ancestry usually are more good-looking and healthier. It could be Darwinian hybrid vigor in action. That is why so many American movie actors are claiming to be part Native American.

          • OHDeutschePolkaConfederate

            Darwinian vigor?? That is Bull. Whites only claim AmerIndian heritagd, these days, to cash in on the social approval being part of a non-White minority grants.

          • Raymond Kidwell

            It depends on where you live and your social status. People who live in Tennessee or around appalachia, the majority have some small amount of native american blood, also maybe those whose ancestors were on the frontier in the wild west or those who immigrated to new england in the 1600s. If your ancestors came here from Germany in the 1900s maybe not likely, but among the older American bloodlines there usually is some 1% native or something, with the exception of the wealthy.

          • OHDeutschePolkaConfederate

            No native in my bloodlines. I’m an eighth Ashkenazi descent, a quarter Swedish, the rest from Bavarian Germany. My one Great Grandma’s parents had been Jewish in Germany. They were baptized as Christians once in the United States, and raised their kids in the Lutheran Church.

          • bilderbuster

            With one Jewish grandparent you could have squeaked by Germany’s liberal Nuremberg Laws but you wouldn’t have a prayer of sneaking past Israel’s Law of Return.

          • Sick of it

            I have to ask, why did they go Lutheran? It’s been a dying creed for some time now. Catholic might have made sense, considering their region of origin.

          • Guest

            That isn’t her real name.

          • Raymond Kidwell

            I have a dutch blond haired blue eyed ancestor who came here and married an Indian man. That’s how I have 3% native blood. Most of the grandchildren of this union were blond blue eyed nordic looking via 3/4 nordic 1/4 native. Not sure why a dutch immigrant would marry a native but who knows really. It was common among people who lived on the frontier.

          • benvad

            I’ve see the same thing with a woman of French Canadian descent from Lowell who married a little Chinese man and the had 5 kids and all of the kids married the varied european ethnicities Polish, French, Irish etc.. None of the grandchildren or the great grandchildren have any indication of looking Chinese whatsoever.

            If it wasn’t for the family name of Woo.

          • OHDeutschePolkaConfederate

            Yes. In Canada, the French miscegenated away their racial pedigree while the English, by and large, maintained their racial integrity by not miscegenating away their racial pedigree. The French did the same stateside. Look at Louisiana versus the rest of Dixie.

          • Bossman

            Making distinctions between English, Irish, and Scottish as far as race is concerned is neither here nor there. If you were to land in Canada in the year 1820, practically every British man you would meet would be married to a native woman. Some of them had many wives, the more wives they had, the more land they would get from the Indian chief.

          • OHDeutschePolkaConfederate

            I’m not making such distinctions. I’m referring to the different approaches to the natives by these different Nationalities. Many French are mostly Celtic racially speaking, but the French, as a nationality, were far more casual about miscegenating with the Natives than the English or Scots-Irish.

        • Alexandra1973

          I don’t know about that. Whatever Cherokee ancestor I have is about seven generations removed and I still have slight Amerind features, notably in my eyes.

          • OHDeutschePolkaConfederate

            I’m an eighth Ashkenazi descent. My Grandma, who was half Ashkenazi, had the Jewish nose. My nose is a little like hers, but luckily not as pronounced.

          • BulgAryan

            I’m not sure Ashkenazi are semitic at all. Most Ashkenazi have Khazar ancestry

          • Raymond Kidwell

            It’s a lottery at that point. A person could be 1/8 Jew and not look or act very Jewish or somehow inherit a lot of Jewishness and be able to pass as pure Jew. Or some people who are part Jew or Asian mixed with white for some reason resemble southern europeans.

          • Bossman

            Bill Clinton also claims to be part Cherokee in a distant sort of way. People with native heritage don’t always look native. Here are some names for you: Kim Basinger, Fergie, Elizabeth Taylor, Jennifer Garner, Cher, Burt Reynolds, Britney Spears, Justin Bieber, Angelina Jolie, Carmen Electra, Anne Hathaway, Demi Moore, Johnny Depp, Brad Pitt, Heather Locklear, Carrie Underwood, Jessica Alba, etc. The list is much longer than that. All of this information is public because these people have said that they had native ancestry.

          • The Dude

            Most of these have quite distinct slanted eyes.

          • Bossman

            I’ve never noticed any of that. I should remind you that most natives of the Americas have less slanted eyes that East Asians such as Chinese, Koreans, Japanese, Filipinos, etc.

          • bilderbuster

            My mother is a brown eyed Yankee.

          • OHDeutschePolkaConfederate

            Bill Clinton?? He looks very Anglo-Celtic to me. He may be 1/16 Cherokee, sure, especially if he had a male forebear as sexually degenerate as himself. He doesn’t look American Indian in the least.

          • Raymond Kidwell

            I have noticed that with a lot of rednecks in this area. They have asian looking eyes. It must be from Amerind ancestry.

        • OHDeutschePolkaConfederate

          In South America they have. Not in North America. That was a basic cultural difference between the Spaniards and the English. The English were against miscegenation. Miscegenation was correctly seen as bastardizing one’s racial pedigree by the English. The racial inferiority of the AmerIndians was abundantly clear to the cool headed, perceptive English. The hot-blooded, horny Spaniards miscegenated away their racial pedigree with the second most violent race that has ever walked the planet after the Negroes.

          • Actually, the English colonies accepted immigrants from Europe’s religious wars, so whole families, or at least married couples moved here. The Spanish adventurers to the south went without their women. I wrote a paper about this in college, for which I received a flat “F”, but 25 years later, I still believe I was right.

          • BlueSonicStreak

            Why would you have gotten an F? I’m afraid I don’t feel very confident in American history, but what you’re suggesting here makes sense to me on the surface.

          • Bossman

            Is that why captain John Smith married Pocahontas and took her to London to meet the Monarch?

          • Anglokraut

            Please, keep talking, because your ignorance is hilarious. Are you even allowed outside without a helmet? Pocahontas married John ROLFE–and that’s something that I learned in fifth grade.

            It’s called Google, dude. It’s free, and not difficult to use.

          • Bossman

            Okay, I was careless. I didn’t get his name right and thanks for the correction. But I hope you get the point that I’m making. Europeans, for the most part, looked upon the natives of the Americas as naked savages but they still interbred with them in a grand way. It happened all over the Americas from Alaska to Argentina.

          • OHDeutschePolkaConfederate

            Bossman lives in a fantasy world, as you can see. He thinks that George Zimmerman resembles most Spaniards in appearance. I think he needs to visit an optometrist.

          • OHDeutschePolkaConfederate

            I don’t find AmerIndian women attractive. Some Arabic women are quite beautiful and sexy, in my opinion, though I find Islam repulsive. The Arabic Caucasian racial strain produces some beautiful ladies when there is no Negro admixture. Most of the Islamists appear to have noticeable Negro admixture. There are some Chaldean Iraqi Catholics in my neck of the woods who fled Iraq after after Sadam Hussein’s fall from power. Hard working, law abiding folks. The ladies are quite beautiful.

          • Sick of it

            “The Arabic Caucasian racial strain produces some beautiful ladies when there is no Negro admixture.”

            I hate to be the guy to tell you that they usually have black blood, even when it isn’t obvious. Do any of these beauties have a natural dark tinge to the skin around their eyes? Even just a dark mark?

          • Christorchaos

            I don’t see any likeness between a Sophia Loren and an Oprah Winfrey. They’re just two totally separate animals. I know Sophia doesn’t look exactly like a Nordic princess, but I don’t think sub-Saharan Africa either.

        • Raymond Kidwell

          I am also familiar with a lot of people who are part Indian. This guy does not look Indian at all unless its like 5%. Indian traits are recessive, but not that recessive. You can still tell someone has native in them if you look closely enough. Usually though if its a small amount you can’t tell at all. I would say Johnny Depp is your typical white/cherokee mix type having 1/8 Indian or something in him. But it does seem like people with Amerind mix are disproportionately low class. If you go in the trailer parks and ghettos a huge percentage of the whites have significant native american mix, whereas among more successful whites, the percentage goes down. So I think there must be some predominance off low I.Q., alcoholism, poor social traits etc. that still exist in some offspring.

          On the good side, depending on how the genes mix some people with native american genes can be quite attractive. Although there are also genes for obesity etc. that are not desirable, it just depends on which ones got mixed.

          • Bossman

            I agree with most of what you’ve said so far. Many whites with some native heritage appear to be very naïve and low class. But the women generally look more fertile.

          • The Dude

            How does one look fertile?

          • Bossman

            A female who is healthy, vibrant, alluring and curvaceous.

          • The Dude

            You and your curvaceous women…

          • OHDeutschePolkaConfederate

            You can have your slutty, loud, low IQ Latino sluts with their “curves”. Do you find Jennifer Lopez attattractive?? To me, her low intellect and ghetto attitude supersede any “curves”.

          • Raymond Kidwell

            Going that route you may be better to seek someone who has Japanese or Chinese crossed into them. They tend to have some hybrid vigor attractiveness but also more likely to do well in college or be civilized. Well some East Asian traits are hardly civilized by European standards, but at least leaps and bounds above most other groups, including Amerind. I just think amerinds tend to have the most attractive skin tone, or perhaps their hybrid offspring. Some early American leaders commented that Amerinds were healthy and strong and would mixing with them would invigorate the american people. But I wonder if maybe that’s why we have so many obese people and our whites seem dumber than europeans on average. You can google “asian white mix” especially the Japanese mix are very attractive. If I try to post a link then I have to wait for it to be approved so its better just to search it yourself.

            Myself I deal with so many degenerates its hard to be racist. I mean I have a profile on an online dating site. 99% of the women are obese, hideously ugly, rude, a few have college degrees but most seem to be white trash. I mean if I met someone with an I.Q. above 108 and mentally well adjusted, normal appearance it’d be like a miracle. It’s hard to focus on race when general degeneracy low i.Q. etc. is such an issue. But with Amerinds they seem more degenerate than average even if some are attractive. I have met more normal and well adjusted Jews and Asians than anyone else. I have also met a number of people who have asian ancestry that appear to be white and seem attractive. Some of them seem a little “off” mentally though. Others seem intelligent and well adjusted. I also know of complete loser white men who married an asian woman and have mixed children who excel in school and are successful. I would say if you want hybrid vigor it would make sense to look more at east asian or jewish.

          • OHDeutschePolkaConfederate

            You must live in an area with a lot of poor Whites, and few to no Blacks or Latinos. Some poor Whites are not too bright, but most of the folks you describe are still more intelligent, and far more desirable than 95% of Blacks to live near. Blacks are exceedingly violent, and lacking in any sense of right and wrong.

          • Raymond Kidwell

            It’s like choosing between death by hanging or death by firing squad. Dealing with people who can’t do a simple job correctly, fight and argue all the time (or act violently), who can’t read or write correctly or do simple math, can’t hold an intelligent conversation, produces poverty and dysfunction etc. I mean it’s not really worth trying to distinguish which retard is dumber than the other or which criminal does worse crimes. Either one is unacceptable.

            It’s odd though because I meet dirt poor people from Europe who are well spoken, intelligent, normal. It’s the same with the dating site. I can search some european nation or even asian and find lots of attractive and normal women. A typical American search is all hideously ugly, obese, low I.Q., poor social behavior etc.

            In America unless you are rich you typically deal with some pretty low quality people regardless of race. Yes blacks are worse in that they are more violent, crime prone, loud etc. I get to the point where I think about leaving the country or maybe living out in a cabin away from people. But I desire to just meet normal people like myself rather than be a hermit.

            There are lots of normal white people in the U.S. but they live in private gated communities, go to private schools, don’t associate with the public etc. You have to be that way because the degenerates are the majority. The only problem with that you need a lot of money or else to be part of some cult to live in that reality.

          • OHDeutschePolkaConfederate

            An excellent argument against Whites miscegenating with the AmerIndians.

          • Bossman

            Beauty is in the eye of the beholder. Tomorrow is the Miss Universe contest. You should watch it. Most of the winners will be from the countries of the Americas. Not from Europe or Asia, although the bulk of humanity is in Asia. That should tell you something, shouldn’t it?

    • Has he been visiting Chicago’s ‘Man’s Country’ bath house? You know, the same one that Barry visited for years.

      Oops, my gaydar just went off.

      • OHDeutschePolkaConfederate

        My thoughts as well. He is shooting flames, hehehe!!

    • Mary

      Despite the painfully goofy grins showcased here, it is not difficult at all to imagine this man publically breaking down in tears. When modern women say we would like greater male sensitivity, this is not what we have in mind.

      • OHDeutschePolkaConfederate

        He has a very large mouth for a White guy. Huge teeth. Maybe this is the AmerIndian coming through.

      • The Dude

        That guy’s gayer than fruit dip in a rainbow. He couldn’t care less what modern women think of men.

    • Speedy Steve

      He looks like the type of man to cry in front of a camera. How about a close-up on his wrists?

      • Bossman

        I can’t see much difference between him and a young Kevin Costner who is also part Native American.

        • Reynardine

          Oh for god’s sake, I’m more Native American than Kevin Costner.

          Now get off my land, White Devil.

          • Bossman

            Can you not use Google to find facts? If I say something that appears to be false, go check it out on the Web. Such information are public.

          • Garrett Brown

            You’re using Google to find facts?

          • Bossman

            I read books, I use the web and carefully observe things around me and use logic. How else can one know anything? I’m not that old.

          • Anglokraut

            Depends on the source. If you’re using a Black-supremacist website to find historic information, be prepared to be roundly scorned in academia. Unless you are studying supremacist thinking as a possible coping mechanism for an otherwise crappy life.

          • Reynardine

            I did. His ethnicity: English (mostly), German, Swiss-German, Scottish, Welsh, Northern Irish (Scots-Irish).

            I’m still more Native American.

          • Bossman

            You got this information from visiting Wikipedia. I did a search also and many websites are claiming that he is part Cherokee. The Cherokee nation has even issued him an identity card. It doesn’t matter at all in his case. He likes Indians and can move through the world as a white man because he’s mostly of Germanic heritage.

          • Reynardine

            You are the most desperate person I’ve ever met who has tried to finagle some tenuous racial connection to prove your people have some sort of hand in a civilization and race foreign to them, grasping for some part of white civilization that you will never know.

            Next you’re going to tell me James Clerk Maxwell was really Hispanic.

          • The Dude

            I don’t know how long you’ve been here on Amren, but about a year ago, he spent around an hour trying to prove to some other commenter that mestizos do not actually exist, or that they cannot be recognized, something along those lines.

            That mestizo issue really hits a chord with him.

          • Reynardine

            Yeah and I’ve been lurking long enough that I should know better.

          • Bossman

            My problem with many Amren posters is that they are not neat thinkers. Many of them insist on calling people who are 100% Mexican Indian, Mestizos, when clearly such people are not Mestizos.

          • Bossman

            No! James Clerk Maxwell was a Scottish mathematician who did useful work in electro-magnentic research and died young. The point about all this is to pay close attention to facts and history. I know that Kevin Costner is part Indian because I’ve read articles and news item that describe him as such. How else would I know that?

          • The Dude

            “Part Indian”, is that how you call it when someone is 2 or 3% Indian?

          • Bossman

            In Kevin Costner’s case, he must value that small percentage very highly to go public about it and then to make movies and write books that are very kind to the native people.

    • newscomments70

      Is that Sean Hayes?

    • Pat

      I have no real words to explain my guess here… that face screams homosexual. Why exactly I don’t know, but that last photo is why I’d bet money on it.

      • D.B. Cooper

        I think the word you are looking for is “Metrosexual”.

    • IstvanIN

      That guy is an Eskimo? In what lifetime?

  • …breaks down while responding to ‘most racist city’ label…

    It’s why we’re the fish in a barrel that everyone else is shooting.

    • Christorchaos

      “No fish, please”

      ~the Mayor

  • Luca

    According to my Canadian friend, the First Nations People don’t pay taxes and are welfare Olympians. They get a government check and smoke it and drink it away in the first week or two.

    Meanwhile, 34 hours in a Canadian emergency room is a bit much. I always thought the national average was around 26 hours. I once had a medical episode while vacationing in Canada and when my hosts told me the amount of time and money involved, I opted to tough it out and wait until I returned back to the states.

    • Whitetrashgang

      He was there for the 20th time that year trying to get drugs,

    • Ron Cheaters

      The government gives them cash, and they give 80% of it right back in booze, cigarettes, and gambling tax.

    • Whitetrashgang

      First week,Really? I would go with first day myself.

    • BlueSonicStreak

      Booze and get high off welfare? Correct. They practically have benches and spots like ground beneath bridges reserved like hotel rooms, in every nook and cranny of every city. They’re like storybook bridge trolls.

      You know why that hospital thought the double amputee was a drunk?

      …I don’t have to say it, do I?

  • Samuel_Morton

    This kind of weak-minded groveling and emotional outpouring is sickening. This is supposed to be a leader??

  • Christorchaos

    1) Only in Canada is there an annual “Most Racist City” award. The US is not even that self hating.

    2) Even though the article was published in Toronto where you think there might be ONE or TWO people who are not familiar with the term Metis, no “explanatory paragraph”, Which would be journalism 101, is included. This is because it is racist not to expect your reader to know who they are. And of course you cannot say Eskimos because it is something that John Wayne would have said.

    3) The term Metis turns out to be convoluted in that oh so typical PC way (lower case vs. upper case, anyone?):

    (Wikipedia)

    Lower case ‘m’ métis refers to those who are of mixed native and other ancestry, recognizing the many people of varied racial ancestry. Capital ‘M’ Métis refers to a particular sociocultural heritage and an ethnic self-identification that is based on more than racial classification.[49] Some argue that people who identify as métis should not be included in the definition of ‘Métis’. Not all such people would meet the legal tests and criteria defined by Metis organizations. Some Metis have proposed that only the descendants of the Red River Métis should be constitutionally recognized, as they had developed the most distinct culture as a people in historic times.[50] Such a limitation would result in excluding some of the Quebec and Ontario Métis, classifying them simply by the lower case ‘m’ métis status.

    Oh? Its a good thing to “develop a distinct culture as a people”? Then why cannot Europeans??

    • Reynardine

      If there’s an American award, we Amrenners should move to a city and really try to win it.

    • Europeans already developed a distinct culture. As a “quarter-breed blanket-head” – I’ve been called exactly that – I prefer distinct cultures. Some cultural borrowing is allowed, of course. The two-part harpoon tip for fishing was an Inuit invention. This was much later made in iron for whaling, with a hinged flue. The tip goes in, and when the big fish lurches (marine mammals are protected), the tip separates and folds inside the meat. The shaft still remains another part. One must really pound that into a large alligator or crocodile, but they never get loose after that. I wish we had those here, but the winters are too cold for them.

      The hunting and fishing “redneck” culture is distinct here in the US, too. There is also a car culture, a truck culture, and even within the shooting culture I used to know and love, there are many subgroups. To each his own, I reckon.

  • Whitetrashgang

    She was turning tricks.

  • Reynardine

    “Racism exists across Canada and is part of the “human condition,” he suggested.”

    So the solution to ending racism is ending humanity? That’s not too far-fetched from the ideas of some leftists I’ve talked to. “Man is a virus on mother nature!” and all that jazz.

    • Alexandra1973

      I love it when they say there are too many people on the planet.

      My smart-aleck reply to that: “You first!”

  • Truthseeker

    Winnipeg police Chief Devon Clunis, who is black, said he doesn’t believe Winnipeg is the only city grappling with racism. Racism exists across Canada and is part of the “human condition,” he suggested.

    Exactly. No matter how hard we try to “not be racist,” the problem never goes away. People naturally connect better with those who are like themselves. Why can’t we just use common sense and allow people to stick with their own kind? This never-ending cycle of forcing people to mix and then complaining about “racism” has gotten absurd.

    • benvad

      The police chief is right. He should now be deported back to Jamaica because he’s admitted the white mans problem.

  • dd121

    Some day he may thank us for our “racism”.

  • Speedy Steve

    “I guarantee you that, right now, somebody is having a racist experience in a restaurant or on the streets in Winnipeg somewhere.”

    Make that the city’s motto and use it to attract tourism.

  • Speedy Steve

    Metis: it’s pronounced matey, as in “Ahoy matey! Hoist the rainbow flag! The Queen Mary has just pulled in.

  • LHathaway

    “We do have racism in Winnipeg. . . . You can’t run away from facts,” Bowman said after a closed traditional smudging ceremony. “Ignorance, hatred, intolerance, racism exists everywhere”.

    ‘Intolerance, hatred, ignorance, and hatred’ – these have existed in every city I have lived in. I was hoping things would be different some place like Canada. But all he is really stating is that they have people of color in Winnipeg.

    It’s more and more difficult for everyone to get away from ‘racism’ these days. I see it everywhere I go, nowadays. Apparently, there’s a fair amount of evil racism in Canada, too.

  • Jon Robbins

    The real problem with this idiotic article and the McClean’s piece which it basically copies is that it makes no coherent point. What exactly is this “racism” that is especially problematic to Winnipeg? The accusation appears to be–although it’s not clear–that there is anti-Indian (native American) sentiment in Winnipeg. Why can’t the author just say that?

    Ironic that the precious souls in Toronto–McClean’s et al–who destroyed their “indigenous” population long ago feels entitled to lecture Winnipeg. A totally unserious article.

  • John Jackson

    What I like is how this Mayor is not saying “I’m going to respond to the concerns of my people who are uneasy about all the influx of people’s from other countries, I’m just going to make you do what I want you to do because I think it’s a good idea.”

  • MBlanc46

    The fact is that most Americans, and I hope most Canadians, are not blind or willfully ignorant of the problems caused by racial minorities in Western societies. It’s those who promote minority grievance and mass immigration who are blind or willfully ignorant.

  • badbox27

    It seems to me that our enemies have redefined the words ‘racist’ and ‘racism’ to fit their worldview. To them, a racist is an evil White person. Racism is two or more evil White people in the same place at the same time. The article is saying Winnipeg has the most evil White people in Canada.

  • E. Newton

    Racist is a powerful label now a days. It’s scary. it is of course like being identified as a witch.

    • Racism really is the modern version of “witchcraft”, isn’t it? There’s not any real defense, and the accusers get to feel good about themselves. The basic assumptions behind the accusations are not subject to challenge, which makes it dogma.

      “Burn the witches”, or at least get them fired from their jobs, goes the cry.

      • Christorchaos

        Theyre are not analogous at all, IMHO. There is a definition of witchcraft, for starters.

  • Ernest

    What they really mean is that whites are a problem.

  • Rurik

    This is maybe a little bit removed from the main point, but I noticed the double amputee aboriginal Brian Sinclair died after a thirty-three hour wait in the ER. that deserves a big WTF? Haven’t we been told endlessly about Canada’s ideal health care system?

    • BlueSonicStreak

      Just remember that the medical staff in the hospital thought the man was drunkenly sleeping. They were content to bump other people who they thought needed more help ahead of him, obviously.

      How long you wait in a Canadian hospital depends on how serious your situation is. If you merely have a broken arm and the hospital is busy, be prepared for a LONG wait.

      If you have heart symptoms, they will see you as fast as they possibly can.

      • Rurik

        I grew up in hospitals, and have worked in hospitals, and five years ago I was a stroke patient in the local VA (where they had an IV in my arm pumping meds within ten minutes of entering the lobby). I’m aware of the problems dealing with drunks, having done so too many times. But leaving someone to “sleep it off” for thirty-three hours in the ER still requires some serious ‘splainin’.

  • Christorchaos

    How Canada became more liberal than any European country is a subject that Intrigues me.

  • The Dude

    A comment under the original article presents a very insightful statement of facts:

    Winnipeg has elected a woman mayor, a gay mayor, a jewish mayor and a Metis mayor. It hosts an annual multicultural event in the summer called folklorama, has vibrant Portuguese, Italian, Chinese, Ukranian, East Indian and Fillipino communities. The annual Festival Du Voyager celebrating Metis heritage is a huge success.

    Tina Fontaine’s murderer has not been found so Macleans has no clue as to their race or motivation. Rhinelle Harper was assaulted and left for dead in the river by two aboriginal males. She was rescued and saved by two white men. The toddler who was left in a dumpster a few weeks ago was left their by an aboriginal. Most of the crime in Winnipeg is
    aboriginal on aboriginal.

    Many civic and federal politicians who are elected are visible minorities.

    Winnipeg is no more rascist than any other city. It has a large aboriginal population that lives in poverty and that falls on the nation of Canada and the aboriginal leadership.

    Macleans has lost my respect for its tabloid journalism.

    • Christorchaos

      Just goes to show that you get nowhere through appeasement. You do all the “right” things and they still think you are the most racist city. In truth, you simply have the “worst-behaving minorities city”.

      • Rhialto

        Using the “Racist” label is a weapon that the Liberals use against their enemies.

  • TomIron361

    has a problem with racism
    _____________________
    Winnipeg might have a problem with racism, but I’m fine with it.

  • newscomments70

    In past, women were forbidden to vote or hold office because it was believed they did not have the ability to rule or make important decisions under stress. They naturally act with emotions and empathy, instead of using common sense and strength (both physical and emotional). There were also forbidden to have other jobs which wielded power, such as police and military. Ramzpaul recently described his return to Dulles Int’l Airport from Europe. The last leg of his trip was cancelled, because the female pilot could not fly the plane. She was too emotionally disturbed after someone in the ground crew was injured. She could not do her job effectively because she couldn’t control her emotions. There are women who are exceptions to this rule, no doubt. Furthermore, there are men who pass as female. This Brian Bowman passes as female. It is very common with white liberal beta males. He cries at the drop of a dime and carries on like a hysterical woman. He has no business being a leader. He should work as a clerk or office secretary. Real men should be at the helm of leadership, not silly queens.

  • Speedy Steve

    Here is the original article in Macleans:
    www[dot]macleans[dot]ca/news/canada/welcome-to-winnipeg-where-canadas-racism-problem-is-at-its-worst/

    The best part is that liberals and progressives are the most racist.

    • Dr.Bazzi

      You are absolutely correct.

  • Evette Coutier

    He’s complaining when he should be bragging.

  • The Threat is Real (UK)

    Why doesn’t this pathetic S.O.B grow a spine & talk & act like a man?

    Oh wait…he’s a Liberal.

  • Speedy Steve

    A little bit of research led me to this site. The entire brouhaha revolves around the murder of Tina Fontaine. She’s an Eskimo. She was doubtless murdered by another Eskimo — I mean First Nationer. Naturally, the minorities expect the (White) mounties to solve the crime. Sadly, Winnipeg’s progressives have put an African in charge of the local police; an African fighting sexual allegations.

    www[dot]winnipegfreepress[dot]com/canada/tina-fontaines-death-focuses-attention-on-missing-murdered-aboriginal-women-285921751.html

    • Speedy Steve

      Photo of Tina F

      • Rhialto

        She looks somewhat like a gal (Wasp + Italian) that I dated many decades ago.

    • newscomments70

      I’ve watched Alaska HWY patrol on National Geo.. I have also been to AK. Although the whites there are far from perfect, Eskimo communities are fraught with addiction, violence, theft, welfare and domestic abuse. Eskimo neighborhoods in Anchorage are no-go zones, similar to black neighborhoods. The word “Eskimo” is actually considered “racist” and could start a barroom brawl. I’m not sure what the PC term is…Inuit, perhaps. Anyhow, these people are raping and killing each other as if it were a sport. Liberal media would have to grasp at straws to find an “evil, racist white man” in this case. If they find one, it will be a media celebration and carnival….but she was probably murdered by a methed-out ex-boyfriend, of her own kind.

      • Whitetrashgang

        She was a working girl,they all do it part time atleast.

        • newscomments70

          I don’t think they all do, but it is probably common in those communities.

  • Dr.Bazzi

    Canada, the land that lost its soul to madness.

  • voiceofstl

    Old joke: What do you call the one black guy at a Republican meeting?……………
    Mr. Chairman.

  • TonyWestfield

    What in the heck is a “smudging ceremony”?
    Is this some kind of anti-gay epithet?

  • Northern American-Nationalist

    He broke down?? This is getting comical…and really pathetic…the amount of theatrical b.s. they need to shovel into all our orifices.

    On the plus side, multiple voices in this Orwellian charade, at least in Winnipeg, are admitting that so called “racism” is part of the human experience (and not a specific problem to themselves).

  • voiceofstl

    Old joke: What do you call the one black guy at a Republican meeting?