News
Jesse Robitaille | A group of Black Torontonians organized a protest in response to the systemic abuse experienced by the Black community. 800 people gathered in downtown Toronto to share their stories and heal.
News
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A. Splawinski | Do Black communities have similar experiences of racism in Canada? Answer: Yes.
News
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Rinaldo Walcott | In the wake of Ferguson the insistence that "Black Lives Matter" is the desire to draw attention to the very conditions that seek to make black life an impossible life in North America.
Podcast
Scott Neigh | Rosalind Hampton talks about Community-University Talks, a group at McGill University supporting dialogue and collaboration among Black students, scholars, and communities in Montreal.
News
Grace-Edward Galabuzi | After one writer wrote that Black voters should spoil their ballots in Toronto's mayoral election, Grace-Edward Galabuzi thought it was time to talk about Black voter engagement and creating change.
News
Steffanie Pinch | The Peoples' Social Forum in Ottawa had a lot of great things going for it. But some were struck by the overwhelming whiteness of the forum.
News
Rinaldo Walcott | On Election Day spoil the ballot for mayor if you are Black. Only mass collective action will make those in authority take Black people seriously. These candidates don't deserve your vote.
Columnists
Amy Goodman | In remembering Maya Angelou, it is important to recall her commitment to the struggle for equality, not just for herself, or for women, or for African-Americans, but for all.
Blog
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Kaitlin McNabb | Legendary author Maya Angelou has died at the age of 86 in North Carolina.
RabbleTV
Operation Maple | Operation Maple speaks with Queen Cee, the founder and director of Be-You-Tiful Girls Club about token Black Barbies and her new project.
News
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Cheryl Thompson | Before an entire generation of Canadians grow tired or apathetic towards a month that so many people fought for, it's time to rethink Black History Month.
News
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Dr. Lisa Tomlinson | Rob Ford speaking Jamaican may enhance his image as "down-to-earth" (not), but it should not discourage us from critically examining issues such as politicians friending socially marginalized groups.