The rude awakening of the Duchess of Sussex
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The rude awakening of the Duchess of Sussex

In the end, it was mostly about Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor (Call him Archie.) The way his parents, Harry and Megan Windsor, The Duke and Duchess of Sussex told it...

The foundation of reggae: Bunny Wailer and Toots Hibbert
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The foundation of reggae: Bunny Wailer and Toots Hibbert

In the 60 years or so that it has been around, the story of Reggae music is as complex as it is exciting. Born somewhere in the belly of...

TIME FOR HISTORIC CHANGE
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TIME FOR HISTORIC CHANGE

Dr. Alwin Spence Kudos to the many TV and radio stations for the publicity they gave to Black History Month. Thanks to the many churches, organizations and individuals who...

A wonderful 100th Birthday  Celebration for  Mrs. Carmen Trimm Tremblay
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A wonderful 100th Birthday Celebration for Mrs. Carmen Trimm Tremblay

The centennial celebration of Carmen Trimm Tremblay was dampened a bit by COVID-19 but it couldn’t prevent a small group of family and friends including her daughter Claudette, grandchildren...

Canada government targets systemic racism with new Justice bill
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Canada government targets systemic racism with new Justice bill

The Liberal Party of Canada has introduced a bill it believes will help address systemic racism in the criminal justice system. If passed, Bill C-22 would amend the Criminal...

Heritage Minute captures the legacy of Oscar Peterson
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Heritage Minute captures the legacy of Oscar Peterson

The legacy of Oscar Peterson lives on in a recently released minute-long video that captures his meteoric rise from the bosom of Little Burgundy to the most celebrated stages...

Nigerian Canadian Association hostS BHM panel on Black Love
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Nigerian Canadian Association hostS BHM panel on Black Love

Since 1986 The Nigerian Canadian Association of Montreal (NCA) has been advocating on behalf of Nigerians in Quebec and beyond as well as assisting to promote business, tourism, humanitarian...

Celebrate  Grenada’s Independence Virtually on Feb. 7
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Celebrate Grenada’s Independence Virtually on Feb. 7

The Spice Island Cultural Day Association of Quebec (SICDAQ) and the Grenada Nationals Association of Montreal (GNAM) have joined hands to celebrate the 47th Anniversary of Grenada’s independence under...

Remembering Singing Sandra:  a Queen and a giant in the calypso world
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Remembering Singing Sandra: a Queen and a giant in the calypso world

Sandra DesVignes-Millington stood as an icon in the calypso art-form not only for her repertoire of inspiring compositions but as a tower of strength and dignity symbolized by her...

Vision Celebration 2021 goes Virtual on January 30
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Vision Celebration 2021 goes Virtual on January 30

It takes a lot to stop the celebration of Black excellence, that’s why Black Theatre Workshop has made it a priority to offer the entire community an opportunity to...