July 18, 2020

Black Lives Matter Marks Racist Statues; Demands Action on Defunding the Police

TORONTO, July 18, 2020 /CNW/ – Black Lives Matter held a rally and march today in support of demands to defund the police, invest in communities and create emergency […]
July 8, 2020

Toronto Mental Health Agencies to Form Task Force to Address Anti-Black Racism

TORONTO, July 7, 2020 /CNW/ – Infant, Child and Youth Mental Health agencies across Toronto have committed to launch a Task Force to develop a multi-year road map to make a […]
July 7, 2020

The Grade 9 Divide … Systemic Racism?

July 7, 2020 | By Hopeton O’Connor-Dennie | An Ontario Education Disease Premier Doug Ford has come out swinging as he has outlawed the grade “9 […]
June 29, 2020

City Council approves changes to policing in Toronto

June 29, 2020 | Vision Newspaper | Today, Toronto City Council approved a report to introduce changes to policing in Toronto. The report, introduced by Mayor […]
June 23, 2020

Black Initiatives Launches “Feeding Black Families” Program in Toronto

June 23, 2020 | By Ginel McLarty | Building a happy and sustainable future for Black communities and People of Colour requires community contributions in the […]
June 22, 2020

Perspective: Leave Jagmeet Singh Alone … Support BLM

June 22, 2020 | By Hopeton O’Connor-Dennie | There has been considerable debate since the only Racialized Canadian party leader has come out swinging against what […]
June 19, 2020

Refugee girls face a triple crisis with COVID-19

TORONTO, June 19, 2020 /CNW/ – Ahead of World Refugee Day, Plan International Canada has released a report on the layered crises and heightened risks refugee and displaced women […]
June 18, 2020

Jagmeet Singh Stands Up For Racialized Canadians

June 18, 2020 | By Hopeton O’Connor-Dennie | ‘Racist’ Comment Tosses Singh Out Of House The leader of the New Democratic Party Jagmeet Singh, a lawyer, […]
June 15, 2020

Coteau blasts de-regulation of children in care during pandemic

QUEEN’S PARK – Michael Coteau, MPP for Don Valley East and Ontario Liberal critic for Children, Community and Social Services, blasted the Ford government for its […]
June 15, 2020

March for Justice highlights the PDSB’s inability to address anti-black racism

Community groups will march to demand change the Peel District School Board June 15, 2020 | Vision Newspaper | June 15, 2020 – On Wednesday June […]
June 8, 2020

Minister Calls for Immediate Action to Confront Racism

June 8, 2020 | Vision Newspaper | TORONTO — Today, Stephen Lecce, Minister of Education, issued the following statement regarding Ms. Arleen Huggins’ investigation report on […]
June 4, 2020

Letter to Minister Sylvia Jones from MPPs Coteau and Collard regarding Anti Racism Funding

Minister: In recent days, we have seen incredibly troubling images out of the United States and inspiring, peaceful protests by activists in the US, in Canada […]