BLACKS IN THE NEWS

Drug Squad Officer Dies Of Fentanyl Overdose

Saturday, 18 November 2017 05:24 Written by
A Toronto harm reduction advocate says she's angry with police for not disclosing the overdose death of one of its drug squad officers sooner.
Toronto, ON, November 8, 2017. Linguist Khady Ndoye will be live at the 1st annual TEDx Trinity Bellwood’s Women conference this Friday, November 10, 2017, at the Factory Theatre.

Michelle Obama Coming To Toronto

Tuesday, 07 November 2017 11:24 Written by
Michelle Obama is coming to Canada later this month to speak about education and equality for girls and women around the world.
Toronto, Canada: Nothing says Merry Christmas like the gift of giving; and this Christmas, Clarence Claus™ has arrived in Canada to give the gift of representation and self-love.
Families in Greater Toronto Area and Southern Ontario will no longer struggle to find a funeral home they can trust to give their loved ones the farewell they deserve.
The line-up for Toronto’s most anticipated 5th annual  World Music Festival has been announced and the halls are alive with the sound of music!
WHITBY — Brandon Briggs was the type of person who would hug someone the first time he met them. 
The Aga Khan Museum fall performing arts season will explore and celebrate the connections among Canada’s many cultures while also showcasing global talent.
There’s a chapter in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s Americanah that will likely stick with me for as long as I live.
For many of us, celebrating Canada’s 150th meant fireworks, lively backyard barbecues, or attending some of the many awesome events hosted by cities all across the country. But Sholla Lampkin had bigger plans in mind.
As veterans and their families continue to be in greater need of support to transition back into civilian life, the Black Veterans Affairs Committee is proud to announce the launch of the Black Veterans Network Summit & Gala For Veterans Entering Transition.
On Sunday, September 10th from 6:30 pm-9:00 pm, community organizer and youth advocate, Gwyn Chapman, will host an evening with international political and human rights advocate and renown actor, Danny Glover.
Our American neighbours are embroiled in what's become a violent debate over represenation, history and all its different "sides".