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Canada’s High Commissioner To Jamaica Outlines Priorities

Canada’s High Commissioner To Jamaica Outlines Priorities

By Neil Armstrong Pride Contributing Writer Canada’s high commissioner to Jamaica, Robert Ready, says the contribution that Jamaicans have made to Canada is extraordinary. Referencing the book, Jamaicans in Canada: When Ackee Meets Codfish, Ready said he was glad to ...

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Calls Grow For Toronto Mayor Ford To Step Aside

Calls Grow For Toronto Mayor Ford To Step Aside

By Neil Armstrong Pride Contributing Writer TORONTO, Ontario – Toronto city councillor, Michael Thompson, has added his voice to the chorus of councilors calling on Mayor Rob Ford to step aside or step down to deal with his personal issues ...

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York Regional Police Swears In First Black Deputy Chief

York Regional Police Swears In First Black Deputy Chief

By Neil Armstrong Pride Contributing Writer YORK REGION, Ontario – Superintendent André Crawford made history today (Wednesday, November 6) when he was sworn in as deputy chief of York Regional Police. He is the first Black or visible minority person to ...

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Toronto Mayor Rob Ford Admits He Smoked Crack

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford Admits He Smoked Crack

The mayor of Toronto is saying he smoked crack “probably a year ago” when he was in a “drunken stupor.” Rob Ford’s admission to reporters Tuesday follows months of accusations during which the embattled mayor refused to step down. The ...

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