Monday, 03 November 2014 00:00 Written by Roger Dundas
There are over 475,000 people who identify as African/Caribbean/Black living in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA). Our experiences often vary, depending on the city of residence and financial status.
Wednesday, 29 October 2014 00:00 Written by Marcus Medford
Selwyn Rouse is a seasoned, award winning and well respected tutor in Ontario who has dedicated the last 24 years of his life to bettering the lives of children in his community.
Tuesday, 21 October 2014 00:00 Written by Lalaa Comrie
October 16 marks the 46 anniversary of the day when Olympic medalists John Carlos and Tommie Smith raised their black, gloved fists in a silent protest during the 1968 Olympic Games.
Tuesday, 07 October 2014 00:00 Written by Casey-Anne Bradfield
Black people represent a significant portion of technology consumption, but only a small fraction of the community is behind the development of this technology.
Monday, 06 October 2014 00:00 Written by Lucy Oneka
The road to self-discovery is one paved with ups and downs. It’s a journey Colleen Blake-Miller knows all too well. Blake-Miller is a therapist and has a private practice working with individuals, couples and families at a community counselling agency.
Monday, 15 September 2014 00:00 Written by Lucy Oneka
It was a moment of disbelief. Celia Meikle, a chartered accountant, read an article in the Globe & Mail entitled “The Myth of the Brainy Immigrant” which reported that only 23 per cent of children of Latin American and Caribbean descent in Canada advance to a higher education level.
Sunday, 14 September 2014 00:00 Written by Casey-Anne Bradfield
For some people, working both a full time and a part time job is exhausting, but not for Chivon John.