About Trump, COVID-19 And The USA
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About Trump, COVID-19 And The USA

On paper, the experiment that is the United States of America is a formidable one: Born out of a revolutionary struggle, the country built by former British colonials, slaves...

Here’s our Rhodes Scholar: Abdel Dicko
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Here’s our Rhodes Scholar: Abdel Dicko

Over-riding passion for human rights and Pan-Africanism Egbert Gaye “To tackle issues faced by the global Black/African community, I refer to the quote by Kwame Nkrumah: “The forces that...

Quincy Amorer on guiding BTW through COVID-19 to better times
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Quincy Amorer on guiding BTW through COVID-19 to better times

In the midst of his tenth season as artistic director and 50th Anniversary celebrations of Black Theatre Workshop (BTW), Quincy Amorer had to pivot as the raging coronavirus blunted...

Bubbling Anticipation As New Artistic  Associate joins BTW
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Bubbling Anticipation As New Artistic Associate joins BTW

As Lydie Dubuission takes her place on the management side of Black Theatre Workshop, expectations run rife. Artistic director Quincy Amorer is as excited as he is expectant. “Lydie...

Betty Constant is still driven by her passion for teaching
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Betty Constant is still driven by her passion for teaching

After more than a quarter-century standing in front of her class at Coronation Elementary School in Cote des Neiges, today, Ms. Betty Constant remains as passionate in sharing her...

Music to our ears: Call him Dr. Salah Wilson
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Music to our ears: Call him Dr. Salah Wilson

Steelpan ambassador earns Ph.D. at York University Egbert Gaye Salah Wilson was just over 60 years old in 2012, a father of six and a grand father many times...

Sean Henry excited to engage with Montrealers in the morning
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Sean Henry excited to engage with Montrealers in the morning

He takes over as host of CBC’s Daybreak Egbert Gaye Sit with Sean Henry just for a minute or two and it’s obvious what a good ‘talker’ he is....

We call him Hero. He says it was Divine intervention
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We call him Hero. He says it was Divine intervention

Roderick Rodney risked his life to save the life of a stranger Egbert Gaye These days, going on two months after a life-changing moment, Roderick Rodney still walks around...

The Mural: About A Young Artist and Nelson Mandela
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The Mural: About A Young Artist and Nelson Mandela

26-year-old Franco Egalité wants his painting to provoke interest in the life of the iconic freedom fighter Egbert Gaye The mural on the eastern wall of Union United Church...

Photographer Asia Mason’s Art captures Family and History
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Photographer Asia Mason’s Art captures Family and History

Young Montrealer among a select group featured in Dawson College’s exhibition Egbert Gaye As a second-generation Canadian and a Black woman, Asia Mason’s life story intertwines between the daily...