October 2, 2020

Ontario hires Jamaican Canadian Devon Clunis as First Inspector General of Policing

October 2, 2020 | Vision Newspaper | New oversight role will enhance policing services delivery and increase public trust TORONTO — The Ontario government has appointed […]
September 25, 2020

Coteau Sounds Alarm over “Creeping Privatization” in Health Care

September 25, 2020 | Vision Newspaper | QUEEN’S PARK — Michael Coteau, MPP for Don Valley East, continued to sound the alarm over creeping privatization in […]
September 17, 2020

PRIME MINISTER JUSTIN TRUDEAU ANNOUNCES SUPPORT FOR BLACK ENTREPRENEURS AND BUSINESS OWNERS

BRAMPTON (Ontario) – Every day, Black business owners and entrepreneurs make invaluable  contributions to communities across the country, and their success is essential to Canada’s economic […]
September 8, 2020

Ontario Strengthening Supports for African-Canadian and Black Children and Youth in Care

September 8, 2020 | Vision Newspaper | Additional funding part of plan to modernize child welfare system DURHAM — The Ontario government is providing $650,000 to […]
September 8, 2020

DJ Charlie B to present 55k donation to Toronto’s Black Health Alliance on 20th anniversary

Community-led charity announces new THRIVE initiative on their 20th year anniversary Toronto, ON (September 9, 2020) – Toronto-based DJ and music producer, Ajay Saxena, professionally known as DJ Charlie […]
September 3, 2020

Inaugural Program of the Black Canadian Music Awards

Created in partnership with SOCAN Foundation and SiriusXM CANADA TORONTO, Sept. 3, 2020 /CNW/ – The SOCAN Foundation, part of the SOCAN Group of organizations, today announced the launch […]
September 2, 2020

16th Montreal International Black Film Festival: 120 Films From 30 Countries + Impactful Special Events!

September 2, 2020 | Vision Newspaper | A necessary ONLINE Festival for our times – Innovative, Strong, Diverse and Bold programming – Amplifying even more Black […]
August 13, 2020

City of Toronto announces winning artist to commemorate abolitionist figure Joshua Glover

August 13, 2020 | Vision Newspaper | Today, Mayor John Tory announced the winning proposal for the Joshua Glover Public Art Competition is by Quentin VerCetty, […]
August 6, 2020

Black leaders are nearly non-existent on Canadian boards according to Ryerson’s Diversity Institute’s new study of Canadian board diversity

-Analysis of eight Canadian cities and five sectors shows women, Black people and other racialized persons under-represented as board of directors- TORONTO, Aug. 6, 2020 /CNW/ – While […]
August 5, 2020

Anti-Black racism awareness and response linked to Canadians’ mental health

Morneau Shepell’s Mental Health Index™ shows 10-point decline from the pre-pandemic benchmark of 75 TORONTO, Aug. 5, 2020 /CNW/ – Morneau Shepell, a leading provider of total wellbeing, mental health […]
August 5, 2020

CANADIAN BLACK CHAMBER OF COMMERCE ANNOUNCES PARTNERSHIP WITH NATIONAL BLACK CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

Toronto, Ontario: As of July 2020, the Canadian Black Chamber of Commerce (CBCC) signed an Agreement with the United States National Black Chamber of Commerce (NBCC). In […]
July 30, 2020

Breaking Down Racial Barriers

A 10-week series of discussions with music professionals from the Black community about anti-Black racism in the Canadian music industry Toronto, ON (July 30, 2020) – CIMA […]
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