RCMP Commissioner Brenda Lucki acknowledges systemic racism in her police force

TORONTO -- Two days after admitting that she struggled with “five or six” definitions of systemic racism, RCMP Commissioner Brenda Lucki has acknowledged that Canada's national police service is grappling with a long history of racial discrimination. “I did acknowledge that we, like others, have racism in our organization, but I did not say definitively that systemic racism exists in the...

J.K. Rowling’s ex-husband admits to slapping her, denies ‘sustained abuse’

J.K. Rowling’s first husband admitted to slapping her but denied “sustained abuse” in response to the author’s recent essay where she called her first marriage “violent.” “Yes. It is true I slapped her. But I didn’t abuse her,” Jorge Arantes, 52, told The Sun on Wednesday night. Arantes, who according to the outlet is a former journalist and ex-drug addict, also showed no...