July 24, 2020

City of Toronto commits more than $1.2 million in cultural and economic investments to confront anti-Black racism

July 24, 2020 | City of Toronto | Today, Mayor John Tory announced that the City of Toronto is making multiple investments in Toronto’s Black arts […]
July 22, 2020


July 22, 2020, | By Charity Lebeanya | The 9th Annual Afro-Carib Fest is going virtual this year! Heritage Skills Development Centre (HSDC) is excited to present […]
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 […]
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 24, 2020

Black Initiatives A Revolution In Action

June 24, 2020 | By Hopeton O’Connor-Dennie | I read with interest a post in Vision Newspaper about your laudable initiate to want to feed 100 […]
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 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 […]