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President Montagliani sends best wishes to Concacaf teams competing in FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022

Reading Time: 2 minutes President Montagliani sends best wishes to Concacaf teams competing in FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 “I want to wish all the players from Canada, Costa Rica, Mexico and the USA the very best in this World Cup.” Concacaf President and FIFA Vice President Victor Montagliani has sent best wishes to all four of the region’s men’s Read More…

Ready for the challenge
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Wab Kinew, Premier In Waiting

Reading Time: 5 minutes Ready for the challenge On Friday, November 18, 2022, Wab Kinew, the official opposition leader for Manitoba’s New Democrat Party (N.D.P.), and Jamie Moses, the Member of the Legislative Assembly (M.L.A) and Education Critic for St. Vital, visited and met with leaders of the Afro-Caribbean community. It has been a while since an official opposition Read More…

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Black-Owned Restaurants, Get Big Support From The A.C.B.N

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Afro-Caribbean Business Network (A.C.B.N) is providing over $2,000 in Visa gift cards and prizes to support Black-owned restaurants Starting a business can be terrifying; starting a business as a Black entrepreneur in Canada is twice as scary. Unlike many other cultures within Canada, most Black entrepreneurs do not derive from generational wealth; most are Read More…

Many Prefer to be Employer Dependent Despite Influencers Claiming 9-5 Is Repulsive
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Many Prefer to be Employer Dependent Despite Influencers Claiming 9-5 Is Repulsive

Reading Time: 5 minutes I empathize with people who dislike the idea of working 9-5. Who likes the idea of constantly putting aside their authentic self so they fit in and being under management’s control, who can let you go at any time? Recent layoffs at Meta, Twitter, Redfin, Shopify, Flipboard, Dapper, et al. are reminders that: I understand the appeal Read More…

Canada To Provide An Additional $500 Million In Military Assistance To Ukraine
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Canada To Provide An Additional $500 Million In Military Assistance To Ukraine

Reading Time: 3 minutes Prime Minister Trudeau announces additional military assistance for Ukraine and additional sanctions against Russia As Russia continues its brutal, unjustifiable invasion of Ukraine, Canada will continue to stand shoulder to shoulder with the Ukrainian people and our allies, in defence of our shared values of peace, democracy, and human rights. We will continue to use Read More…

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Never Forget To Thank A Veteran For Their Service

Reading Time: 2 minutes We owe our rights and freedom to the brave servicemen and women that fought with bravery and valour Today is Remembrance Day, and to all veterans, you deserve our sincerest gratitude for everything you’ve given to Canada and the world in the name of peace and freedom. We must recognize the sacrifices of many men Read More…

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In Flanders Field

Reading Time: < 1 minutes Lest We Forget By: Lieutenant Colonel John McCrae In Flanders fields, the poppies blowBetween the crosses, row on row,    That mark our place; and in the sky    The larks, still bravely singing, flyScarce heard amid the guns below. We are the Dead. Short days agoWe lived, felt dawn, saw sunset glow,    Loved and were loved, and now we Read More…

Ontario Teachers Strike Despite Notwithstanding Clause Invoked By Ford Government
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Ontario Teachers Strike Despite Notwithstanding Clause Invoked By Ford Government

Reading Time: 3 minutes 55,000 education workers walk off the job setting up a labour showdown with the Ford Administration The Ontario government has taken the unprecedented step of using the notwithstanding clause to prevent teachers from striking. This move has far-reaching implications for the teachers union (C.U.P.E.) and the government. For the union, their right to strike has been Read More…

Lac-Mégantic Rail Lines To Be Relocated 9 Years After Deadly Derailment
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Lac-Mégantic Rail Lines To Be Relocated 9 Years After Deadly Derailment

Reading Time: 2 minutes The rail relocation is pegged at an estimated $133 million dollars Railway lines are essential to transporting goods across Canada and into North America. Although a very reliable form of transit, they are still prone to accidents and derailments and impede traffic flow when they run through significant intersections. As a result of the Lac-Mégantic Read More…

Ryan Knight Named 100 Most Influential Black Canadians
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Ryan Knight Named 100 Most Influential Black Canadians

Reading Time: < 1 minutes Knight, Co-executive Director of the Afro-Caribbean Business Network, has been a pillar guiding businesses throughout Ontario since its inception. One of the most notable aspects of a society is its culture. Throughout its history, Canadians have made significant contributions to the community through their work and actions. One of the most inspirational people in Canada Read More…

Judge Finds Quebec Police Force Guilty Of Racial Profiling Black Motorist
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Judge Finds Quebec Police Force Guilty Of Racial Profiling Black Motorists

Reading Time: 2 minutes Quebec has a deep history of racism and racial profiling of minorities, but its Premier would have Canadians think otherwise Racial profiling is a common problem in Canada and more so in the province of Quebec against people of colour and those of Indigenous heritage. Of course, it does not help when Premier François Legault makes dumb Read More…

The Effects Of Colonialism Is A Bell That Can Never Be Unrung
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The Effects Of Colonialism Is A Bell That Can Never Be Unrung

Reading Time: 2 minutes Has society learned anything from the devasting effects of colonialism? One of the primary reasons people have such strong reactions to news about colonialism is how it irreversibly altered the course of many Indigenous cultures. Many Indigenous people worldwide had their land seized and resources exploited during colonial times. Many argue that this led to Read More…

John Tory's 3rd Term Shouldn't Have Been Inevitable, But It Was
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John Tory’s 3rd Term Shouldn’t Have Been Inevitable, But It Was

Reading Time: 7 minutes This morning the sun rose in the east. The morning rush hour traffic on the DVP was stop-and-go. A homeless man who spent the night on a Bay Street grate got up and rolled up his sleeping bag to begin his day wandering the streets of Toronto. Somewhere in Etobicoke, a couple discussed their bills Read More…

The City Of Toronto Gives Tory A Third Term As Mayor
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The City Of Toronto Gives Tory A Third Term As Mayor

Reading Time: < 1 minutes More than 30 candidates registered to be Toronto’s next Mayor, the most among big Canadian cities Torontonians give Mayor Tory four more years to govern. With a massive field of over 30 candidates, Tory easily cruised to victory, garnering over 63% of the votes. “We’ve made so much progress on getting transit and housing built Read More…

Kingsley Etuk, "SKYE" From Homelessness To Music Stardom
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Kingsley Etuk, “SKYE” From Homelessness To Music Stardom

Reading Time: 4 minutes Canadian musician Skye is ready to set the music world on fire Musicians are a special group in any society. They often find inspiration from other musicians and create beautiful works of art. Some of the greatest works of art have come from homeless musicians. Many artists find it challenging to become successful while living Read More…

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Zingers and One Liners, Trudeau Prepares For A Life After Politics

Reading Time: 2 minutes The return of the Parliamentary Press Dinner may see Trudeau going on tour with his own comedy act in the near future The media is crucial to democracy and ensuring the public knows what’s happening in government and worldwide. Last night’s Parliamentary Press Gallery dinner was a time to acknowledge and honour media and the Read More…

Appadurai, Is Who The People Of B.C Wants, But The NDP Executives Gave Them Eby
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Appadurai, Is Who The People Of B.C Wanted, But The NDP Executives Gave Them Eby

Reading Time: 2 minutes With the disqualification of his only rival, David Eby becomes British Columbia’s new premier by acclimation  “This is not how any of us expected this to end.” said David Eby Due to ongoing health reasons, B.C Premier Jon Horgan immediately stepped down from his role, triggering a leadership race for the top bureaucrat job within Read More…

Robert Falcon Ouellette Wins CBC's Live Debate To Become Winnipeg's Next Mayor
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Robert Falcon Ouellette Wins CBC’s Live Mayoral Debate

Reading Time: 6 minutes Previous front-runner candidates spoke with low energy and lacked excitement, which calls into question their front-runner status Last night’s C.B.C televised Winnipeg Mayoral debate among the selected candidates that polled 10% or higher had a clear winner; Robert Falcon Ouellette. He was poised and spoke confidently and passionately about the type of city he wanted Read More…

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Joe Pereira, Ready To Be The Next City Councillor Of Point Douglas

Reading Time: 3 minutes Pereira is grateful to have overcome a battle with addiction to become an advocate for ending homelessness and fighting for more resources to help combat addiction People learn and grow throughout their life by making decisions that profoundly affect their future and community. It is also a scientific fact a person’s environment or a significant Read More…

Canada Chooses Nokia To Build Its 5G Network
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Canada Chooses Nokia To Build Its 5G Network

Reading Time: 3 minutes Ontario will be the first province to see Nokia’s 5G technology integrated into its infrastructure Earlier this year, Canada scrapped any idea of using Huewai’s 5G network implemented throughout the country. As a result, other Western nations banned the global tech giant for unproven speculations that Huewai’s technology would spy on Canadians. That decision to Read More…

Shaking Hands And Kissing Babies
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Shaking Hands And Kissing Babies

Reading Time: 2 minutes The political art of physical communication Physical contact is essential to building relationships. People use physical contact to express love, affection and gratitude. In addition to physical contact, politicians use various other methods of communicating with voters. They shake hands, kiss babies and pat supporters on the back. They also use physical contact to intimidate Read More…

Weekend Round-up By Winnipeg Mayoral Candidates
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Weekend Round-up By Winnipeg Mayoral Candidates

Reading Time: 2 minutes With less than ten days left until the Winnipeg Mayoral elections, candidates are making the pitch to become the top civic bureaucrat. From tax rebates to less funding for Police, to removing employees from top positions, this week’s round-up had a bit of something for everyone.  Jenny Motkaluk: The runner-up to Bowman in 2018 had the Read More…