BLACKS IN THE NEWS
Sunday, 10 September 2017 16:27
Terry McMillan’s I Almost Forgot About You tells the story of Dr. Georgia Young, a successful optometrist, mother and grandmother, and a two-time divorcee.
Saturday, 26 August 2017 12:05
Robyn Maynard has spent most of her adult life documenting racist and gender-based violence against Black people in Canada, primarily in Montreal.
Sunday, 23 July 2017 05:19
Alisia Dale is a lawyer, linguist, mother and the author and creator of the Sela Blue series. The 14 book series follows six-year-old Sela Blue, a young, Black, Canadian girl living in Chateauguay, Quebec.
Published in News
Saturday, 08 April 2017 07:59
MeBookz, a Canadian publishing company, began two and a half years ago with the idea of bringing more diversity into children’s literature.
Tuesday, 22 November 2016 08:04
Here's an alarming statistic: did you know that nearly half of Canadians are semi-literate? 42% of our population has low literacy skills and by 2031, more than 15 million Canadian adults will join that group.
Published in News
Monday, 22 February 2016 17:35
(PRESS RELEASE) Toronto, ON. - February 18, 2016. A new and innovative one-of-a-kind Canadian subscription box will soon be available for your one-of-a-kind child right to your doorstep.
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Tuesday, 09 February 2016 17:52
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Tuesday, 17 November 2015 13:36
Award-winning journalist, author, broadcaster and blogger Dalton Higgins’ sixth book Rap N' Roll: Pop Culture, Darkly Stated, a collection of pop culture essays, launches on December 4th at A Different Booklist bookstore located in Toronto’s Annex neighborhood.
Published in Music
Sunday, 28 June 2015 19:34
Kids are known to say the darnest things, but seven year old Aaron Aizenstros and his nine year old brother Langston Aizenstros have a lot more to say beyond what you may think is “darn cute”.