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29 Nov 2014

Braids For Aids: Tackling HIV In The Black Community

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Stachen Frederick founded the BrAIDS for AIDS organization after feeling burdened by what she saw as an oppressive, imperialist method of addressing HIV/AIDS in the African/Caribbean community.

27 Nov 2014

Flashpoint Actress Lives Out Stage Dreams In New Role As Lady Macbeth

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You’ve probably seen her as a series regular on Flashpoint as the fierce Leah Kerns, decked out in swat police gear. Or maybe you recognize her from the horror movie Saw 3D, or possibly the Toronto based series The Listener.

18 Nov 2014

"Don't Let Money Motivate You"

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Every Saturday night on G98.7FM, without fail, between 7pm to 10pm, Karl the Hitman Marshall treats oldies lovers to the musical gems that had them dropping dance moves like the prep, the worm and electric slide as teenagers.

12 Nov 2014

Revealing The Women Behind Popular Poem "Woman of Colour"

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Craig Doyle Henry also known as CDH Live is an accomplished poet, producer, songwriter and rapper who has thrilled audiences across North America including New York City, Chicago, Atlanta and Toronto.

03 Nov 2014

Have you ever wondered how other Black people in the Greater Toronto Area are doing?

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There are over 475,000 people who identify as African/Caribbean/Black living in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA). Our experiences often vary, depending on the city of residence and financial status.

29 Oct 2014

Ontario Tutor: "Every Black Male Needs A Black Father Figure"

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Selwyn Rouse is a seasoned, award winning and well respected tutor in Ontario who has dedicated the last 24 years of his life to bettering the lives of children in his community.

21 Oct 2014

46 Years Later Mark Stoddart is Helping Keep the Dr. John Carlos and Dr. Tommy Smith Story Alive!

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October 16 marks the 46 anniversary of the day when Olympic medalists John Carlos and Tommie Smith raised their black, gloved fists in a silent protest during the 1968 Olympic Games.

14 Oct 2014

Unlocking the mind of children through Charity

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In 2013, Nadine Wong received the Health Sciences Harry Jerome Award. Her passion lies in education, specifically children, and set up the Alabaster Gate Children’s Charity (AGCC) to help children in Third World countries with their educational needs.

07 Oct 2014

Blacks In Technology: Beyond Consuming, Towards Creating

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Black people represent a significant portion of technology consumption, but only a small fraction of the community is behind the development of this technology.

06 Oct 2014

The Four Lies Women Believe

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The road to self-discovery is one paved with ups and downs. It’s a journey Colleen Blake-Miller knows all too well. Blake-Miller is a therapist and has a private practice working with individuals, couples and families at a community counselling agency.

 

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