In 1967 a white man in Virginia, named Loving, sued the state of Virginia for the right to marry a Black woman.

Why I Didnt Take The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Thursday, 11 September 2014 00:00 Written by
A couple weeks ago, I got a few "requests" to do the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. Prior to the challenge, I had never heard of Lou Gehrig's disease or ALS.
Ferguson Missouri will be remembered the way Money, Mississippi is remembered by Africans in America---a small town where a Black boy was killed and whose death galvanized a movement.
Another year, the end of another Caribana weekend. The glitz, the bedazzled outfits, the feather head dresses, waists gyrating in the hot Toronto sun, and Rob Ford.

No More Award Shows!

Wednesday, 30 July 2014 00:00 Written by
Are you tired of the increasing amount of galas, brunches and award shows?

What Happened To Caribana?

Saturday, 26 July 2014 00:00 Written by
Social media. Live event producers. As an active member of the latter group, who uses the former to spread the word on my events,

A Beautiful Mind, Remembered.

Wednesday, 09 July 2014 00:00 Written by
I would first like to thank Mr. S. Worrell for giving me his permission and blessing to write this for
Yesterday, I had an unpleasant encounter with Mayor Rob Ford at Ribfest. I shook his hand and asked him if he was going to apologize for referring to African Canadians as "niggers,"
Someone said to me this weekend, “I realize you’re not such an advocate for your community."
The commemorations of the Stonewall riot, is heralded as the beginning of the movement
If I had my way, this Father’s Day would be a call to action for more men to be involved in their children’s lives.

What a good father looks like

Sunday, 15 June 2014 00:00 Written by
It seems as if Father’s Day’s is getting closer to being as big a deal as mother’s day. Well not equal, but we’re improving.

What Is Happiness?

Monday, 09 June 2014 00:00 Written by
What is Happiness? Is it a state of contentment, free of resentment? Is it a state of being or an emotional feeling? Is it walking down the aisles or creating new life?