October 17, 2017

Ryerson’s Social Justice Week features NourbeSe Philip book launch & lecture on race and belonging October 25th

Toronto, ON – Ryerson University’s annual Social Justice Week Mandela ECI Lecture has always managed to capture the imagination of a wide variety of Torontonians by keeping […]
October 16, 2017

New Clinic Coming to Oakwood-Vaughan Community in Toronto

Ontario Investing in More Nurses, Social Workers and Dietitians Across the Province Ontario is helping people access health care services closer to home in the Oakwood-Vaughan […]
October 13, 2017
Community Agencies

Ontario Partnering with Industry to Create More Opportunities for Black Youth

Career Program Will Reduce Income Disparities, Boost Job Opportunities Ontario is helping Black youth with postsecondary education prepare for their careers through a new program that […]
October 3, 2017

Muhammad Ali & His Relevance in 2017

Next week, Heritage Toronto and the Ossington Community Association will present a plaque commemorating the 1966 Muhammad Ali vs. George Chuvalo fight. Tied to the 50th anniversary of this historic […]
October 3, 2017

Statement from the Minister of Community Safety and Correctional Services

Today, the Minister of Community Safety and Correctional Services, Marie-France Lalonde, released the following statement on the final report of the Independent Advisor on Corrections Reform, […]
October 2, 2017

Announcing The 2017 Colloquium Conversations: Parent-Youth Summit

The International Colloquium on Black Males in Education (ICBME) Planning Committee invites you to attend this year’s Colloquium Conversations, a forum open to the local community […]
September 30, 2017

Mural unveiled in Scarborough’s Chester Le community

Mayor John Tory and Councillor Jim Karygiannis (Ward 39 Scarborough-Agincourt) joined artists, members of the Agincourt Community Services Association and other local community members on Saturday […]
September 29, 2017

BAND19 presents Painter Gordon shadrach & Nuit Talks

TORONTO (September 28, 2017) Since opening doors in March to their new home at 19 Brock Avenue in Parkdale, Black Artists’ Networks Dialogue (BAND) Gallery and […]
September 29, 2017

Ontario Supporting Parent Engagement at More Than 2,600 Schools

Province Offering Parents More Opportunities to Get Involved in Their Children’s Learning Ontario is offering parents more possibilities to get involved in their children’s education, with […]
September 26, 2017
African Canadian News

Two Cities, Two Police Chiefs, Zero Accountability

OSHAWA, ON, Sept. 26, 2017 /CNW/ – The Anti-Racist Network of Durham Region and allies will host a demonstration outside of the Durham Regional Courthouse, in support of […]
September 19, 2017
African American Canadian

Black Lives Matter – Toronto shuts down Yonge and Bloor Intersection, Demands Let Beverley Braham Stay!

TORONTO, Sept. 19, 2017 /CNW/ – Black Lives Matter – Toronto (BLMTO) activists have occupied the intersection of Yonge street and Bloor street, demanding that immigration detainee and mother and wife […]
September 7, 2017

Ontario Boosting Opportunities for Students’ Long-Term Success

New Focus on Equity Will Better Support Students in Exploring Educational and Career Pathways Ontario is making the education system fairer and more inclusive for all […]