Black judge appointed to Court of Quebec
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Black judge appointed to Court of Quebec

Advocates have long been bemoaning the lack of Black judges in the Quebec justice system. One of the more prominent voices to join in that call has been Judge...

Grace Campbell and WOR in service of women
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Grace Campbell and WOR in service of women

As she prepares to exit a position that kept her on the frontlines in the fight to empower women, Grace Campbell stands proud of the achievements of Women On...

BBA provides a map for building businesses and community empowerment
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BBA provides a map for building businesses and community empowerment

The spring of 2020, news of the killings of Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Aubrey, and most notably George Floyd brought a seismic shift in the hearts and minds of many...

BALARAMA brings his movement team to the provincial elections
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BALARAMA brings his movement team to the provincial elections

Former mayoral candidate for Montreal Balarama Holness, has decided to try his hand in provincial politics with the creation of a new party, Mouvement Québec. Holness travelled to Quebec...

Tishina’s eyes on the Miss Universe Prize
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Tishina’s eyes on the Miss Universe Prize

Rosie Awori (LJI) “Finally, the universe is giving value to black skin,” this was part of an Instagram post from Leila Lopes a former Miss Angola who bagged the...

Shaped by an old friendship and a commitment to assist others
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Shaped by an old friendship and a commitment to assist others

Rosie Awori (LJI) Wanda Kagan is a special Montrealer who has devoted her life to philanthropy, giving her time to causes and campaigns that aid in the well-being and...

They bring nurturing and strong hands to community work
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They bring nurturing and strong hands to community work

Rosie Awori (LJI) Across the community, women leaders come from an array of disciplines from academia to health to administration and are finding themselves at the helm of community...

Listen to Keithy Antoine as she roars
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Listen to Keithy Antoine as she roars

Rosie Awori (LJI) Behind her soft voice and gentle demeanor, Keithy Antoine carries a wealth of experience with close to 30 years as an entrepreneur, host, visual and graphic...

The Porter: the human face of history
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The Porter: the human face of history

Rosie Awori (LJI) Set in the 1920s in Montreal and Chicago, The Porter, an eight-episode series that follows Black railway porters as they work hard and hustle going after...

Social justice is important to new CdN/NDG borough mayor
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Social justice is important to new CdN/NDG borough mayor

Rosie Awori (LJI) Grace Kasoki Katahwa’s goal was clear when she entered the nursing field a decade or so ago: “I wanted to ensure that when I wake up...