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Feb 20, 2020, 10:05 ET Media Advisory - Black History Month 2020: Microaggression in the Legal Workplace Program and Networking Reception

TORONTO, Feb. 20, 2020 /CNW/ - The Law Society of Ontario and Canadian Association of Black Lawyers (CABL) present Dr. Anita Jack-Davies as the...


Feb 13, 2020, 12:13 ET Prime Minister concludes productive visit to Senegal

DAKAR, Senegal, Feb. 13, 2020 /CNW/ - The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today concluded a successful visit to Senegal. The visit focused on...


Feb 05, 2020, 11:18 ET The Challenges of Sickle Cell Anemia - 130 Blood Donors Needed to Treat One Person

MONTREAL, Feb. 5, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - The 2020 edition of Black History Month is an opportunity for Héma-Québec to underscore the vital support of...


Feb 04, 2020, 12:24 ET Combatting Racial Profiling - The opposition demands the deployment of body cams within the SPVM

MONTREAL, Feb. 4, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ -One year after the Plante administration's refusal to deploy body-worncameras for SPVM officers, a coalition of...


Feb 04, 2020, 10:30 ET Royal Canadian Mint Dedicates its 2020 Black History Month Coin to NHL Trailblazer Willie O'Ree

OTTAWA, Feb. 4, 2020 /CNW/ - Fredericton-born Willie O'Ree made sports and human rights history the moment he donned a Boston Bruins jersey and...


Feb 04, 2020, 08:30 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Royal Canadian Mint to Unveil its 2020 Black History Month Coin Honouring NHL Trailblazer Willie O'Ree/

OTTAWA, Feb. 3, 2020 /CNW/ - The Royal Canadian Mint is unveiling its new Black History Month collector coin. The coin honours Fredericton-born, NHL...


Feb 03, 2020, 16:05 ET Media Advisory - Royal Canadian Mint to Unveil its 2020 Black History Month Coin Honouring NHL Trailblazer Willie O'Ree

OTTAWA, Feb. 3, 2020 /CNW/ - The Royal Canadian Mint is unveiling its new Black History Month collector coin. The coin honours Fredericton-born, NHL...


Feb 03, 2020, 14:38 ET Statement - Ministers of Veterans Affairs and National Defence commemorate Black History Month

OTTAWA, Feb. 3, 2020 /CNW/ - The Honourable Lawrence MacAulay, Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National Defence, and the...


Feb 01, 2020, 11:45 ET Statement by Minister Chagger on Black History Month

Today marks the beginning of Black History Month 2020 OTTAWA, Feb. 1, 2020 /CNW/ - Every February we celebrate Black History Month, a time when we...


Feb 01, 2020, 11:02 ET Statement by the Prime Minister on Black History Month

OTTAWA, Feb. 1, 2020 /CNW/ - The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Black History Month: "Today, we celebrate...


Jan 30, 2020, 09:00 ET Now Magazine publishes third annual 'Black Futures Month' issue

This week's issue profiles five Torontonians working toward Black liberation TORONTO, Jan. 30, 2020 /CNW/ - NOW Central Communications Inc. ("NOW" or ...


Jan 29, 2020, 10:33 ET Big Tech Companies join Excelovate in Toronto to offer Jobs, Scholarships & Business Grants for Black Students and Entrepreneurs

TORONTO, Jan. 29, 2020 /CNW/ - Toronto-based Excelovate and First Book Canada have partnered with Tech Giants like Apple, Google, Microsoft, Facebook ...


Jan 23, 2020, 11:30 ET Black History Month stamp celebrates little-known hockey history

The Colored Hockey Championship stamp tells the story of overcoming adversity HALIFAX, Jan. 23, 2020 /CNW/ - Canada Post today unveiled a stamp...


Jan 23, 2020, 06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Black History Month stamp celebrates the Colored Hockey Championship/

OTTAWA, Jan. 20, 2020 /CNW/ - Canada Post invites you to celebrate Black History Month by attending the unveiling of a stamp honoring the Colored...


Jan 22, 2020, 15:09 ET SPIKE LEE to receive the Toronto Black Film Festival's 2020 Lifetime Achievement Award + 75 Films from 20 Countries

Films starring Danny Glover, Loretta Devine, Meagan Good, Martin Sheen, Jada Pinkett Smith, Damon Wayans, Ana Ortiz, and more for an even more...


Jan 21, 2020, 09:00 ET Statement by Minister Chagger on Lincoln Alexander Day

Today, Canadians celebrate the memory of Lincoln Alexander, a leading figure in the struggle for racial equality in Canada OTTAWA, Jan. 21, 2020...


Jan 20, 2020, 14:23 ET Media Advisory - Black History Month stamp celebrates the Colored Hockey Championship

OTTAWA, Jan. 20, 2020 /CNW/ - Canada Post invites you to celebrate Black History Month by attending the unveiling of a stamp honoring the Colored...


Dec 12, 2019, 15:45 ET "We Shall Overcome: A Celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr."

On January 16, 2020, Place des Arts will thrill to a mix of traditional and modern music— including gospel, classical, jazz, Broadway, and...