Tag: Black Canada

  • The Black Canadian Creator Directory: What’s Next?

    The Black Canadian Creator Directory: What’s Next?

    Last updated on February 2nd, 2024 at 12:44 amA little while back, Kaya Marriott, Sherley Joseph and I put the Black Canadian Creator Directory out into the world, and we were blown away by everyone’s reaction to it! Black Canadians have spent far too many Black History Months feeling like we existed in the shadows of our southern…

  • Every Black ‘You’re Not Black Enough’ is a White ‘You’re All The Same’.

    Every Black ‘You’re Not Black Enough’ is a White ‘You’re All The Same’.

    Last updated on February 14th, 2024 at 01:39 am Staying on my me ████, but hated on by both sidesI’m just a kid who blowing up with my father’s nameAnd every black “you’re not black enough”Is a white “you’re all the same” — Childish Gambino, “That Power”, Camp (2011) I’m not the brother you want,…

  • Live from the 3.5, 2019.

    Live from the 3.5, 2019.

    Last updated on January 29th, 2024 at 09:35 pmWe’re halfway through January, and before you know it February will be up close and personal and with it, all the stories of Black history we’ve waited a year to share. Black History Month is Back Again! That’s not entirely true—Black people are sharing their stories all the time,…

  • Tales from the 2.9, Vol. 2 Wrap-Up

    Tales from the 2.9, Vol. 2 Wrap-Up

    Last updated on February 13th, 2024 at 10:26 pmI’ll admit it—with Tales from the 2.9‘s successful completion, I almost felt like resting on my laurels and taking the day off. I mean, this year was easily far bigger than I’d expected, running the media circuit, coordinating with contributors, writing heaps of social shares for Facebook,…

  • Ardean Peters | Tales from the 2.9, Vol. 2 #28

    Ardean Peters | Tales from the 2.9, Vol. 2 #28

    Last updated on February 16th, 2024 at 01:40 amThis year’s been a challenging one for Tales from the 2.9. The Tale of 2017’s Tales from the 2.9 Last year was bad timing—putting 29 daily posts out right after becoming a Dad for the second time is no simple feat, and we somehow pulled it off.…