Gracia Kasoki Katahwa looks back at a fulfilling year
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Gracia Kasoki Katahwa looks back at a fulfilling year

A year after what was an unlikely breakthrough in last fall’s municipal elections, it’s safe to say that Gracia Kasoki Katahwa has settled into her tasks as Mayor of...

They are a credit  to our community
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They are a credit to our community

Nompumelelo Moyo (LJI) and Egbert Gaye Audley Coley, Kirk Gayle and Brian Smith have become well known in our community just by their but they have also made their...

City purchases former NCC property
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City purchases former NCC property

Emotions are stirring among groups and individuals in the Little Burgundy area and across the city following a recent announcement that the City of Montreal has purchased the property...

Pharaoh Hamid-Freeman: Re-imagining community building
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Pharaoh Hamid-Freeman: Re-imagining community building

It has been 12 years since Pharaoh Hamid-Freeman launched OneFullCircle (OFC) as what he describes as a membership driven “social enterprise’ that brings together of Black-owned businesses, organizations, entrepreneurs...

Quebec’s Callous Disregard on Subsidized Daycare for Asylum Seekers
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Quebec’s Callous Disregard on Subsidized Daycare for Asylum Seekers

Terry Archibald has been operating her public daycare in the Cote des Neiges area for the past 23 years, a labor of love that brings her in contact with...

Jamrock Restaurant opens in Chateauguay
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Jamrock Restaurant opens in Chateauguay

After many years of friendship, Orville Scully , Peyton West and Rome Augustin have argued over lots of games of dominoes and discussed many issues. The one thing the...

Quebec appeals Random stop ruling. Bad move
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Quebec appeals Random stop ruling. Bad move

In appealing the Superior Court ruling that banned police from making random roadside stops, the CAQ government did what was expected of it, both by proponents of the practice...

Madeleine Féquière is Canada’s New Consul General in Chicago
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Madeleine Féquière is Canada’s New Consul General in Chicago

When on November 9, Foreign Affairs Minister Mélanie Joly, named Madeleine Féquière as Canada’s Consul General in Chicago, it represented another step upward in the spectacular career of this...

Next level in the fight against racial profiling
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Next level in the fight against racial profiling

For advocates like Alain Babineau there’s hardly ever a quiet moment on the frontlines of the social justice struggle. He says even in the enlightenment of this post George...

Renowned author Winston James discusses the work of an icon on Nov. 19
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Renowned author Winston James discusses the work of an icon on Nov. 19

On Saturday, November 19,  Montrealers have an opportunity to hear from Jamaican born author and historian Winston James in a discussion about Claude McKay who is described “as one...