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New Report Focuses On Black Youth In Peel Region

New Report Focuses On Black Youth In Peel Region

Photo above is of Dr. Carl E. James. By Neil Armstrong PRIDE Contributing Writer PEEL REGION, Ontario — A new report focusing on the well-being of Black youth in Peel finds that many of them feel unwanted, devalued, and socially isolated. ...

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Authors Show Support For Independent Bookstores

Authors Show Support For Independent Bookstores

Photo above: Left-right: Marina Willats, Peel vice principal; Natasha Henry, Sean Liburd and Jael Richardson participating in a panel discussion at Knowledge Bookstore in Brampton, Ontario, on May 2, at Canada’s first Authors for Indies Day. The moderator was Leonicka ...

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Section Of University Avenue Named For Nelson Mandela

TORONTO, Ontario – Former South African president Nelson Mandela was honoured, on Monday afternoon, at a street dedication ceremony in downtown Toronto. University Avenue, from Front Street West to College Street, was designated Nelson Mandela Boulevard during an afternoon ceremony ...

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African Canadian Summit Launches Black Voters Campaign

By Neil Armstrong PRIDE Contributing Writer   TORONTO, Ontario — The second African Canadian Summit has launched a Black voters campaign using the slogan and hashtag, #BlackVotesMatterCdn, in the lead-up to the upcoming federal general election. Held under the theme, ...

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