Durham Region’s ‘Black History Month scavenger hunt’ sparks anger

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Durham Region has apologized after a poorly-conceived Black History Month-themed ‘scavenger hunt’ caused anger online. And the Sun has learned the ‘challenge activity’ decried by many online as racist was developed by the region’s Inclusive Durham Committee, who in December were responsible for ordering the removal of a Second World War exhibit after deeming artifacts bearing the Iron Cross — a contemporary German military emblem — as ‘offensive.’