BLACKS IN THE NEWS

Olympic Ones To Watch!

Wednesday, 12 February 2014 17:15 Written by
PK Subban, Toronto, age 24 PK Subban (full name Pernell Karl) first wore the maple leaf internationally at the 2008 IIHF World Junior Championship where Canada won the gold medal.

Things You Never Knew About Blacks in Hockey

Tuesday, 11 February 2014 00:00 Written by
Let me start by confessing that I have little interest in the game of hockey. Watching a bunch of guys fight over a tiny puck is just not my idea of excitement.
A class action complaint has been filed with the Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario alleging racial profiling by Toronto police.

Canada Post Celebrates Black History Month

Wednesday, 05 February 2014 13:32 Written by
Canada Post celebrates Black History Month by commemorating two distinctive and historic African-Canadian communities: Vancouver's Hogan's Alley and Halifax's Africville.

Maestro track in 2014 Winter Olympics

Wednesday, 05 February 2014 00:00 Written by
CBC has announced that the “Reach for the Sky (Gold Medal Mix)” by Maestro Fresh Wes, featuring Classified and Blue Rodeo,

Award-Winning Performers join COMA

Tuesday, 15 October 2013 20:00 Written by
AfriCan Theatre Ensemble is pleased to announce the addition of two remarkable performers to the cast of Jude Idada's new play, COMA:
Dr. Bernice King, Daughter Of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., To Speak At The 2013 Planet Africa Awards, SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 2ND, 2013
This doesn’t look like the face of a former gang member does it? Cheryl Nembhard left that life behind decades ago but relives it almost daily

MACPRI Oware Day 2013 Press Release

Sunday, 22 September 2013 20:00 Written by
Toronto, Ontario, September 23, 2013: Just 5 days to go before the staging of the second International Oware Tournament to be held in Canada.

J. Harmony releases debut single “All Gone”

Tuesday, 27 August 2013 20:00 Written by
J. Harmony will be releasing her debut single “All Gone” Wednesday August 28, 2013. The island flavoured single features musicians Lynford ”LA” Allen, Evon “Laza” Lazarus, & Neison Hardy. Penned by J. herself, the track is sure to strike a chord with the masses.
Glenn Lewis releases the highly anticipated debut single “Can’t Say Love” from his forthcoming album Moment of Truth (Ruffhouse Records/EMI/Capitol Records)