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    Oscar® nominee Queen Latifah (“Chicago”) stars as legendary blues singer Bessie Smith in the HBO Films drama BESSIE, directed by acclaimed filmmaker Dee Rees (“Pariah”) from a screenplay by Dee Rees and Christopher Cleveland & Bettina Gilois.

    32 year old London, Ontario rapper Shad will be filling the seat as the new host of CBC radio show Q.

    You may remember her as Dr. Olivia B. Winters on the hit soap opera The Young and the Restless, but Tonya Williams is also known for her hard work and multi-contributions to the film industry via the ReelWorld Festival.

    You probably have no idea that we’re living in the “International Decade for People of African Descent”.

    Hundreds of protestors in Toronto marched in solidarity with the thousands across the border against the recent police shootings of unarmed Black men such as Michael Brown and Eric Garner. The event was organized by Black Lives Matter Toronto.

    Canada's Criminal Code currently requires judges to impose a mandatory three year minimum sentence on a first-time offender who has been found in possession of a loaded restricted firearm, such as a handgun or sawed-off shotgun. 

    Canadian broadcasters Marci Ien and Dwight Drummond have joined together to give back to Ryerson University, the school that shaped their career.

    11 Nov 2014

    The Lest We Forget African-Canadian Soldiers’ Remembrance Day Ceremony saw a mixed crowd of people on a rainy afternoon with a single mind of honouring black veterans who have given service to Canada.

    Toronto's municipal election is on October 27th. Ryan O'Neil Knight is running for Brampton Trustee for the Peel School Board in Wards 3 and 4. He answered these questions from our editorial team.

    Toronto's municipal election is on October 27th. Crystal Mark is running for city councillor in Mississauga's Ward 5.

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