Gracia Kasoki Katahwa looks back at a fulfilling year

Gracia Kasoki Katahwa looks back at a fulfilling year

A year after what was an unlikely breakthrough in last fall’s municipal elections, it’s safe to say that Gracia...

Linkcon Prezzy Demetrius: His story of resurgence

Linkcon Prezzy Demetrius: His story of resurgence

Nompumelelo Moyo (LJI) Meet Linkcon ‘Prezzy’ Demetrius, a versatile young entrepreneur and the driving force behind Driven Paper Next...

Playwright Christine Rodriguez uses her experiences as a navigation instrument for teenagers

Playwright Christine Rodriguez uses her experiences as a navigation instrument for teenagers

Immigration and identity politics are enduring issues in Quebec and all too familiar to Montreal playwright Christine Rodriguez who...

Translating the Politics and Popular Culture of a Rebel Generation

Translating the Politics and Popular Culture of a Rebel Generation

Quietly, and without much fanfare and bluster, Daniel McNeil is one of Canada’s most important Black intellectuals. Once an...

They are a credit  to our community

They are a credit to our community

Nompumelelo Moyo (LJI) and Egbert Gaye Audley Coley, Kirk Gayle and Brian Smith have become well known in our...

Sharon Pilgrim uses “Giving Back With Grayson” to bless children

Sharon Pilgrim uses “Giving Back With Grayson” to bless children

Nompumelelo Moyo (LJI) Driven by her passion to help others, Sharon Pilgrim, co-founder of Afro Canadian Philanthropic Initiative (ACPI)...

Nicous D’Andre Spring’s family wants answers

Nicous D’Andre Spring’s family wants answers

“Black people are the magical faces at the bottom of society’s well. Even the poorest whites, those who must...

City purchases former NCC property

City purchases former NCC property

Emotions are stirring among groups and individuals in the Little Burgundy area and across the city following a recent...

Antiguan students visited Montreal  with a book and a message

Antiguan students visited Montreal with a book and a message

On Thursday, December 29, six students from Antigua were in Montreal, sharing stories. All six, Shenika Bentick, Sheneilla Somerset,...

Pharaoh Hamid-Freeman: Re-imagining community building

Pharaoh Hamid-Freeman: Re-imagining community building

It has been 12 years since Pharaoh Hamid-Freeman launched OneFullCircle (OFC) as what he describes as a membership driven...