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    City Symposium event seeks to confront anti-Black racism in London, Ont.

    City Symposium event seeks to confront anti-Black racism in London, Ont.

    Melanie-Anne Atkins is hoping people leave Tuesday’s City Symposium in London, Ont., feeling energized, educated and empowered to confront anti-Black racism in their own...
    Prince Harry, Meghan Markle call on Commonwealth to acknowledge its past: ‘Right those wrongs’

    Prince Harry, Meghan Markle call on Commonwealth to acknowledge its past: ‘Right those wrongs’

    Prince Harry and Meghan Markle spoke openly about anti-Black racism, calling on the Commonwealth to acknowledge its past.The couple joined forces with members of...
    COMMENTARY: Can we achieve racial equality when education does not negate ignorance?

    COMMENTARY: Can we achieve racial equality when education does not negate ignorance?

    Canada Day hit different this year. How could it not? We are in the midst of a health crisis, the likes of which we...
    Black to Small Countries Canada: From Racism to Building Inclusive Communities

    Black to Small Countries Canada: From Racism to Building Inclusive Communities

    Selling Confederate flags sold and posted around Stratford, Ont., Had left Edward Smith feeling disappointed and disturbed.The 37-year-old, originally from Ohio, moved to Stratford...
    Toronto woman calls out Uber, says driver called her the N-word

    Toronto woman calls out Uber, says driver called her the N-word

    A Black Toronto woman is calling for Uber to do more to address anti-Black racism with its drivers after she said she was the...
    Prince Harry breaks silence on Black Lives Matter movement during speech at Diana Awards

    Prince Harry breaks silence on Black Lives Matter movement during speech at Diana Awards

    Prince Harry addressed the Black Lives Matter movement and institutional racism during a virtual speech at the Diana Awards on Wednesday.Harry typically speaks to...
    Solidarity stand-in held after nooses found at Toronto construction sites

    Solidarity stand-in held after nooses found at Toronto construction sites

    Residents have gathered to denounce anti-Black racism after several nooses were found at three construction sites in Toronto recently and to call for systemic...
    Advocacy groups question Vancouver street check review, call for ban

    More than just the police who revealed it needed to fix the “broken” mental...

    Before moving to Toronto, Dr. Kwame McKenzie ran a mental health service in north London, U.K.When someone with psychosis or another serious form of...
    Mississippi votes to remove Confederate emblem from state flag

    Mississippi votes to remove Confederate emblem from state flag

    JACKSON, Miss.  — Mississippi lawmakers voted Sunday to surrender the Confederate battle emblem from the state flag more than a century after white supremacist...
    Toronto rally calls for reforms to police, changes to Pride

    Toronto rally calls for reforms to police, changes to Pride

    Calls for police reform and changes to the way Pride celebrations are carried out echoed across Toronto’s Nathan Phillips Square on Sunday as hundreds...

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