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Dr. Ralph Agard, Leader In Equity, Passes Away

Dr. Ralph Agard, Leader In Equity, Passes Away

TORONTO, Ontario – Dr. Ralph Agard passed away suddenly last Saturday, July 25, with his wife, Renette Agard, at his side. Agard was known for his international work on human rights, diversity, equity and organizational change; he developed operational plans ...

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Heritage Toronto Plaque For Reggae Lane

Heritage Toronto Plaque For Reggae Lane

By Neil Armstrong PRIDE Contributing Writer TORONTO, Ontario — Anyone walking along Eglinton Avenue West and Oakwood Avenue, in the heart of “Little Jamaica” in Toronto, will be soon be able to read about Reggae Lane on a Heritage Toronto ...

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New Contract Ratified At Crown Metal Packaging; Strike Ends

TORONTO, Ontario – Employees of the Crown Metal Packaging factory in Toronto have ratified a new collective agreement, ending a 22-month strike. Members of United Steelworkers (USW) Local 9176 voted, on Sunday, to accept a six-year collective agreement with Crown. ...

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PEEL School Board To Review Report On Anti-Black Racism

PEEL School Board To Review Report On Anti-Black Racism

Photo above is of Janet McDougald, Chair of the PDSB. By Neil Armstrong PRIDE Contributing Writer PEEL, Ontario — Starting in early fall, the Peel District School Board (PDSB), one of Canada’s largest public school boards, will review a recently released ...

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Zanana Akande To Receive Donald Moore Legacy Award

TORONTO, Ontario – Zanana Akande, former MPP and prominent educator, will be receiving yet another award for her outstanding achievements and commitment to equality and justice for all Canadian citizens. She is being presented with the Donald Moore Legacy Award ...

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