North Preston’s Finest, a term you hear a lot, but there is no evidence a gang of that name exists.
Stereotypes, ignorance and bias are very much part of the way many of Nova Scotia’s reporters tell the stories of African Nova Scotians, Mi’kmaq people and immigrants. By and large that was the consensus that emerged during a well-attended panel discussion at the University of King’s College last Friday.
The CBC wrote a story about North Preston that suggests the community is crime-infested. The residents deserve so much better.