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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 Read 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 Read more

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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 Read more

Features

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

Culture

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

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

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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 Read 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 Read more

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

Movies & TV

Eatery extends invitation to artists for Black History Month Read more

Food

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Tanja-Tiziana

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

Musicals

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Michael Watier

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

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Tanja-Tiziana

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

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Are Black wealth and success dirty words in Toronto? Read more

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Lorraine Klaasen performs in a tribute to Miriam Makeba Read more

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