Bora Laskin Faculty of Law BLM Statement

The Bora Laskin Faculty of Law at Lakehead University was founded on principles of access to justice and legal education for communities that have historically faced barriers to both. Seven years after opening the doors to the charter class, in the context of domestic and global protests against police violence against Black people, and in the context of a pandemic that has taken a disproportionate toll on racialized communities, we undertake to re-examine our practices, communications and mandates to ensure that they reflect our collective commitment that Black Lives Matter.

Read the full BLM Statement