Home / National News (page 51)

Category Archives: National News

Feed Subscription

Eminent Doctor Receives Barbados Ball Award

Eminent Doctor Receives Barbados Ball Award

By Neil Armstrong Pride Contributing Writer TORONTO, Ontario – Dr. Paul Steinbok was surprised when he received a telephone call from the Barbados Ball Canada Aid, a not-for-profit organization in Toronto, saying that he is the recipient of the 2014 ...

Read More »

WorldPride To Focus On Human Rights

WorldPride To Focus On Human Rights

By Neil Armstrong Pride Contributing Writer TORONTO, Ontario – When WorldPride 2014 Toronto happens later this month – an event, organizers say, will be the largest international LGBT festival to date and the first in North America – there will ...

Read More »

Ajax Mayor Proclaims Caribbean Week

Ajax Mayor Proclaims Caribbean Week

By Dwain Wellington Rattray Pride Contributing Editor  AJAX, Ontario – On Monday, history was made, when Mayor Steve Parish proclaimed Ajax’s first Caribbean Week. The evening was spearheaded by the Durham Caribbean Festival and arranged by the Caribbean Event Organization ...

Read More »

Lives Of Black Women Moved From The Margin To The Centre

Lives Of Black Women Moved From The Margin To The Centre

By Neil Armstrong Pride Contributing Writer TORONTO, Ontario – Three African Canadian scholars recently presented papers focused on the agency of Black women in Canada’s history at the Sixteenth Berkshire Conference on the History of Women or “Big Berks” held ...

Read More »

Toronto Caribbean Carnival Reveals New Features

Toronto Caribbean Carnival Reveals New Features

By Neil Armstrong Pride Contributing Writer  TORONTO, Ontario – The Scotiabank Toronto Caribbean Carnival will have several new features this year, including a return to the Toronto Island. “The big news is that as the city changes, so too must ...

Read More »
Scroll To Top