June 15, 2021

Luminato’s New Monuments helmed by award-winning creatives DIRECTOR X, Tanisha Scott and Umbereen Inayet blends BIPOC music, dance, film and activism.

June 15, 2021 | Dalton Higgins  | Canadian Stage and Luminato Festival Toronto team up to present New Monuments, an original dance and film production featuring […]
June 14, 2021

Black Scientists’ Task Force on Vaccine Equity to deliver final report and recommendations to Board of Health today

June 14, 2021 |  City of Toronto | A final report from the Black Scientists’ Task Force on Vaccine Equity will be presented to the Board […]
June 11, 2021

‘Life Is a Journey – Don’t Forget to Stop and Focus on the Traveler’: Clothing Designer Salwa Yak Launches Positive Line of Fun Loungewear Centered on Peace, Love and ‘Your Happiness’

WINDSOR, Ontario, June 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Salwa Yak announced the official launch of Your Happiness, a dedicated line of fresh and original loungewear intended to evoke a playful spirit […]
June 9, 2021

Ontario Supporting Black Student Success

New School Board Tool and Partnerships with Community Organizations to Help Break Down Systemic Barriers. TORONTO — To improve education outcomes for Black students and break […]
June 9, 2021

Canadian Multi-faith Federation condemns this brutal and horrific attack on a Muslim family in London Ontario

June 9, 2021 | Pandit Roopnauth Sharma | Canadian Multi-faith Federation is a representative of over twenty-five faith groups, serving for more than forty years on matters […]
June 8, 2021

Hip Hop Icon Maestro Fresh Wes & Veteran Music Producer Dub J “Wish I Could” Single Garners Award Nominations!

Veteran Music Producer Dub J & Hip Hop Icon Maestro Fresh Wes single with all-star cast receives 3 award nominations. June 8, 2021 | Sasha Stoltz […]
June 4, 2021

LTtheMonk releases new single DeVante

June 4, 2021 | Dalton Higgins | Today LTtheMonk  releases the new single and video for “DeVante”  from his much anticipated forthcoming album On The Wall  – that references filmmaker Spike Lee’s Do […]
May 27, 2021

Filmmaker Natasha Heschélle Joins The Netflix-BANFF Diversity of Voices Initiative

May 27, 2021 | Sasha Stoltz | Toronto, On – Natasha Heschélle is a Zimbabwe born, Canadian actor and filmmaker.  At a very young age it was apparent to […]
May 26, 2021

Celebrating Black Excellence at the 9th Annual DBEN Activating Student Success Awards.

May 25, 2021 | Alyson van Beinum | In a virtual live ceremony on Thursday May 27th, selected students who identify as Black in the Durham […]
May 25, 2021

Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on Africa Day

May 25, 2021 | Vision Newspaper | The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Africa Day: “Today, we join the African Union […]
May 21, 2021

BDRB, CIMA and ADVANCE gather music industry leaders to sign “The Declaration to End Anti-Black Racism in the Canadian Music Industry” on the 1-year anniversary of #BlackOutTuesday

May 21, 2021 | Dalton Higgins | On Wednesday June 2nd, the 1-year anniversary of Blackout Tuesday, the viral global action to protest anti-Black racism, BDRB (Breaking Down Racial […]
May 20, 2021

YCDSB Announces Dr. Opiyo Oloya as Interim Associate Director

May 20, 2021 | Alwin Squire | Earlier this week, York Catholic District School Board announced the appointment of Dr. Opiyo Oloya as Interim Associate Director, […]
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