Life’s Challenges

Life’s Challenges

Let’s be honest… Sometimes life is just hard. I heard someone once say, that the struggle you’re in today...

Montreal born Shailene Garnett big on CBC’s Diggstown

Montreal born Shailene Garnett big on CBC’s Diggstown

Egbert Gaye Sure Shailene Garnett is now making her home in Los Angeles, California, and has been appearing in...

Reflections on Desmond Cole’s literary jewel

Reflections on Desmond Cole’s literary jewel

The Skin We’re In: A Year of Black Resistance and Power. Doubleday Canada, 2020. Nonfiction. 246 pages. H. Nigel...

Fred Christie stood up against Racism in Montreal and Lost

Fred Christie stood up against Racism in Montreal and Lost

Landmark Supreme Court of Canada ruling in 1939 Today, those of us who are Black know that the struggle...

Dr. Michael Baffoe marks his spot at the University of Manitoba

Dr. Michael Baffoe marks his spot at the University of Manitoba

Former Black Star executive director named Chair of Ph.D. program in the Social Work Faculty Contact Staff Former Montrealer...

Trouble in the Evening

Trouble in the Evening

I begin this tale from Trinidad. My wife Adiylah and I had just returned to Canada from Trinidad in...

Wishing for Goodwill to our Community

Wishing for Goodwill to our Community

DEAR SANTA I don’t want much this year—just a little bit of the community cohesiveness that is evident in...

Swag City: Another Phase in the Journey

Swag City: Another Phase in the Journey

Egbert Gaye Every year as the holiday season rolls around, Moses Martin, the man they call Gedian Fyah Moses,...

Our Joel Anthony is looking at another phase in life

Our Joel Anthony is looking at another phase in life

13 years of professional basketball. Still standing, still winning Egbert Gaye Joel Anthony looks back at a professional career...

Aging: Planning Makes A Big Difference

Aging: Planning Makes A Big Difference

Get in tune with the aging principle By N Oji Mzilikazi Aging is an inevitable aspect of living. Its...