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About Faduma Mohamed

At a young age, Faduma Mohamed began her journey with writing through poetry and storytelling, but decided to make the transition to journalistic writing in university, where she is now studying English and Women and Gender Studies at the University of Toronto. Mohamed is also one of the organizers of local Toronto community arts organization, R.I.S.E. Edutainment.
Latest Posts | By Faduma Mohamed
Celebrating Black History Month through comedy
4 years ago

Celebrating Black History Month through comedy

“Bun fire in loneliness!” says one of Canada’s top comedians, Frankie “Trixx” Agyemang, in patois as he proudly addresses the taboo of men performing oral sex on women. The ladies …
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Rappers Kidd Menace & Franchize find inspiration in Good Fellas movie
4 years ago

Rappers Kidd Menace & Franchize find inspiration in Good Fellas movie

“It’s not ‘turn up,’ it’s ‘tun up,’ the ‘r’ is silent,” explains host and comedian, Quinn C Martin.

Friends hug and laugh, as candles slowly burn on a ledge next …
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BAND events promise education for all Canadians on Black history
4 years ago

BAND events promise education for all Canadians on Black history

The month to honor Black history is fast approaching which means that artists and art communities are all eager to give thanks and unveil their creations.

Black Artists’ Network in …
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Toronto’s monthly hip-hop show finds a new home at Wrongbar
4 years ago

Toronto’s monthly hip-hop show finds a new home at Wrongbar

The New Year brings a new home to the monthly Toronto hip-hop showcase event, Big Ticket. On the second Friday night of the month, Wrongbar was filled with passionate hip-hop supporters. …
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Why MLK’s Dream is yet to be fully realized
4 years ago

Why MLK’s Dream is yet to be fully realized

Five decades ago, a leader stood tall in front of more than 250,000 freedom seekers. Born as Michael, but more widely known as Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., he delivered …
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Lil Duval says there’s no crossing the line in comedy
4 years ago

Lil Duval says there’s no crossing the line in comedy

“From day one, ever since I can remember, this has always been what I’ve been. I couldn’t imagine doing nothing else, but entertaining,” says the hilarious stand up comedian Lil …
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Pharrell Williams now signed to Columbia Records
4 years ago

Pharrell Williams now signed to Columbia Records

The creative genius, fashion leader and Grammy award-winning singer/songwriter/producer Pharrell Williams has officially signed to Columbia Records. The multi-talented artist has been stirring up a lot of noise in the …
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Moto G aims to meet needs of regular folks worldwide
4 years ago

Moto G aims to meet needs of regular folks worldwide

One of the worldwide launch events for the latest Motorola phone released by Google, the Moto G, was held on the 14th floor of Toronto’s Google Canada November 13. Viewers …
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Joey Bada$$ & Akomplice Clothing release tribute collection to J Dilla
4 years ago

Joey Bada$$ & Akomplice Clothing release tribute collection to J Dilla

Brooklyn rapper Joey Bada$$ teams up with Akomplice and the J Dilla Foundation in the name of music. The upcoming collection reveals unreleased music including Dilla’s “Two Lips” on Side …
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