Obituaries August 12, 2022
Obituaries

Obituaries August 12, 2022

IIN LOVING MEMORY SHIRLEY CLARKE-McPHERSON Sunrise: December 01, 1944 – Sunset: August 17, 2013 It’s nine years since you’ve been gone Your beautiful face and spirit lives on And...

Children do not need their fathers to be  perfect, they just need them to be there
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Children do not need their fathers to be perfect, they just need them to be there

With Father’s Day fast approaching, it is important that fathers are once more made aware amidst the challenges and struggles, the importance of a father’s role and the joys...

Montreal family marks academic milestones in the US
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Montreal family marks academic milestones in the US

What a day, Wednesday, May 18 turned out to be for the Johnson family. Especially for the parents, Dr. Dexter Johnson and Dr. Anita Brown-Johnson, who had to navigate...

THE ANSWER IS: MASS  IN-CAR-CE-RA-TION…..
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THE ANSWER IS: MASS IN-CAR-CE-RA-TION…..

In the ever-popular T.V. quiz show Jeopardy the moderator gives the answers and the contestants ask the questions. e.g. Ans. It is the most popular language spoken in Canada....

Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson is right for the U.S. Supreme Court
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Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson is right for the U.S. Supreme Court

On Monday, March 20, Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson , a 51 year old Black woman stood in front of the judiciary committee of the United States Senate at her...

PLENTY ROOM AT THE TOP
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PLENTY ROOM AT THE TOP

There is nothing sweeter than to see your enemies fight a losing battle. The effort expended to disqualify the highly recommended federal appellate, Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson, for the...

The Future of February
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The Future of February

Now that February has come to a close, the celebration and acknowledgments of Black History will also go with it. Signaling the bitter-sweet nature of the month that some...

The emergence of Malcolm X 70 Years Ago
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The emergence of Malcolm X 70 Years Ago

The complex nature of a boy whose life-story begins in immeasurable turmoil only to end as a righteous man who died by the bullet. Revisiting the legacy of Malcolm...

Remembering General Colin Powell
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Remembering General Colin Powell

On the morning of Monday October 18, the world received news of the passing of General Colin Powell. His family made the announcement via Facebook that Powell who was...

BALARAMA HOLNESS OFF AND RUNNING…
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BALARAMA HOLNESS OFF AND RUNNING…

Several years ago the name Barack Obama came to prominence, becoming a daily staple in the media. Dubbed a “community organizer” the name, unusual as far as names go,...