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Black History Month

The fifth edition casts a wide net and finds gems from all over the world – and Canada, too more

Film Fests & Special Screenings

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Racheal McCaig

Debbie Tucker Green's play feels like a brief writing exercise padded out to 75 minutes more

Theatre

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Kate Killet

Competitors from all over North America walked, vogued and brought face, body and attitude to Harbourfront Centre's Black History Month extravaganza more

Features

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Here are a few events that highlight the diversity of expression coming from the African diaspora more

Culture

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RAINA+WILSON

Unfortunately, when it comes to relations between Black people and police, the mayor is not the man of evidence he claims to be more

News

There’s still two weeks left in February to honour and celebrate Black history more

News

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Dahlia Katz

Khari Wendell McClelland's show inspired by his ancestor's experience with the Underground Railroad lacks clarity and drama more

Theatre

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Sonali Menezes

The controversy surrounding York Region school board trustee Nancy Elgie – who admitted calling a Black parent a “nigger” – is a stark example of how confounding the battle against entrenched racism has become more

News

Revisit some of the best films by talented Black actors and directors that you can watch right now more

Movies & TV

Eatery extends invitation to artists for Black History Month more

Food

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Tanja-Tiziana

Passing Strange and Freedom Singer show that music can be a catalyst for hope and activism more

Musicals

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Michael Watier

There are tons of happenings in just the first two weeks of February more

News

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Tanja-Tiziana

Don't miss Batuki's free, all-ages Habari Africa fest at Harbourfront this weekend more

Features

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Tanja-Tiziana

From art exhibits to film screenings, here’s where to honour the cultural history of black Canadians more

Think Free: The NOW Toronto blog

How TV affects our perception of black people, art benefits First Nations and tracking Toronto's lost rivers more

News

Are Black wealth and success dirty words in Toronto? more

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Lorraine Klaasen performs in a tribute to Miriam Makeba more

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