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Dating Woes: Where have All the ‘Good’ Men Gone?
1 year ago

Dating Woes: Where have All the ‘Good’ Men Gone?

Players, trifling women, f*ckboys and ego cases. When men and women get to describing failed dating attempts, it seems one of these labels gets tacked onto their doomed love interest. …
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Venus’ Daughter: Loving One’s Self
1 year ago

Venus’ Daughter: Loving One’s Self

Run a quick search on Google for the word ‘booty’. Likely, an absurd number of expressions for the highly commercialized body part will appear. Cake, tail-feather, fanny, derriere, money-maker – …
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The Illegal: Reality Fiction
1 year ago

The Illegal: Reality Fiction

Lawrence Hill, author of the captivating and critically acclaimed, The Book of Negroes, touches on topics of oppression, refugees and the quest to stay alive in a world that wants …
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The Pale Face of Journalism
1 year ago

The Pale Face of Journalism

“Do you identify yourself as a visible minority?”

It’s a given that you’ve probably come across this question if applying for a job this century. You’ll be scrolling through some …
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Oughtism: A Return to Love
1 year ago

Oughtism: A Return to Love

When people ask Faduma Mohamed if there’s a dead body inside the box she carries around, it gives her the opportunity to tell them about her love for autism. Mohamed, …
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MUNA: Life After War
1 year ago

MUNA: Life After War

While the authenticity in depiction of armed conflict and child soldiers is met with high praise with films such as Ezra, Johnny Mad Dog, War Witch and Beasts of No …
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Empowering Women Through Comedy
1 year ago

Empowering Women Through Comedy

Anne-Marie Woods, a.k.a. Amani, first knew she was funny back in grade school when she would be told to stop making funny faces during the Christmas concert. Teachers would send …
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All Aboard The SNKRS XPRESS
1 year ago

All Aboard The SNKRS XPRESS

Outside of traveling to and from work or school, what else could a streetcar be used for? For most, the last thing that may come to mind would be a …
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Because Black Film Matters
1 year ago

Because Black Film Matters

While the Oscars are receiving backlash for the award show’s lack of racial diversity, Black film will be celebrated and discussed this month in Toronto. The fourth annual Toronto Black …
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Black History Month Kicks Off Across Canada
1 year ago

Black History Month Kicks Off Across Canada

On the heels of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, the month of February celebrates Black Canadians, past and present, who have made outstanding strides politically, creatively and socially in their …
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