Pioneer Women names scholarship after  founder Thelma Johnson
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Pioneer Women names scholarship after founder Thelma Johnson

Since 1985 the Caribbean Pioneer Women of Canada has been offering scholarships and bursaries to deserving students in Montreal and Jamaica. Over the years, the long-standing organization has handed...

Remembering Lee Scratch Perry and figuring out Vybz Kartel
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Remembering Lee Scratch Perry and figuring out Vybz Kartel

It’s a sad time for the Reggae/Dancehall fraternity as family, friends and fans are in mourning after Grammy Award-winning Jamaican music pioneer, Lee ‘Scratch’ Perry, died. He reportedly died...

Chair of Black Caucus calls for more of us in politics
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Chair of Black Caucus calls for more of us in politics

According to Greg Fergus, if there’s one motivating factor for young Black Canadians to get involved in politics, it’s the fact that Canada today, is well positioned to act...

Vybz Kartel might be what the doctor ordered in the J’can government’s vaccine campaign
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Vybz Kartel might be what the doctor ordered in the J’can government’s vaccine campaign

Five years into his lifetime sentence, Adidja Palmer  aka Vybz Kartel is still a power house in the Dancehall world. And might be able to provide the help that...

Celebrate Emancipation Day virtually on Aug.1
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Celebrate Emancipation Day virtually on Aug.1

The prime ministers of several Caribbean islands will share messages of empowerment on Sunday August 1, when the Caribbean Coalition Network of Montreal hosts it first major event, a...

‘Oats’ O Good’ might be what the doctor ordered
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‘Oats’ O Good’ might be what the doctor ordered

Meet Valrose Miller. She ‘s one of the newest players in Canada’s growing wellness products industry and her Oats’ O Good line of breakfast bars, pressed juices and other...

ENGLAND’S LOSS IN THE EURO LEADS TO UGLY SOCCER  RACISM
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ENGLAND’S LOSS IN THE EURO LEADS TO UGLY SOCCER RACISM

If you remember, when Ben Johnson won the Olympic Gold Medal for Canada it was horah, horah for Ben and the country. Nothing was said about his original homeland,...

Here’s DJ Khaled
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Here’s DJ Khaled

American producer DJ Khaled pulled together an all star cast of Dancehall and Reggae collaboration for his new album “Khaled Khaled.” Who is Dj Khaled : Born as Khaled...

King Shadrock drops new Album: “Phoenix Rising”
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King Shadrock drops new Album: “Phoenix Rising”

With ten hard-hitting tracks, Montreal’s most prolific reggae performer King Shadrock is offering music lovers an album that traces his life journey of adversity and triumph. “Phoenix Rising” is...

Up at the Jamaica Association they’re standing up to COVID-19
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Up at the Jamaica Association they’re standing up to COVID-19

Since the start of the pandemic, COVID-19 has cut a wide swath of destruction across our community, disproportionately infecting Blacks and other minorities in and around the Montreal, as...