Tag: Black Canadians

  • February’s Over, But We’re STILL BLACK.

    February’s Over, But We’re STILL BLACK.

    Last updated on February 14th, 2024 at 01:00 amWhen you’re a one-man operation trying to put out a series for Black History Month, there are some things you might not want to do with your February, like: But for those of you keeping score at home, that was my situation exactly this February, and though…

  • Chantel Bedward | Black Sebath | Fix Up, Look Sharp

    Chantel Bedward | Black Sebath | Fix Up, Look Sharp

    Last updated on February 20th, 2024 at 10:02 pmIf Black people aren’t some of the most fashionable people on the planet, I don’t know who are! Growing up, my mother was always adamant that my brothers and I dressed our best to head out the door. As I liked to say, she’d dress up to…

  • Tales from the 2.9, Year 3: Live from the 3.5!

    Tales from the 2.9, Year 3: Live from the 3.5!

    Last updated on February 16th, 2024 at 01:35 amAt it for a third year, I’m continuing my Black History Month series with a renewed focus and expanded mission—to tell the stories of all of us, not just some of us. Live from the 3.5 is the larger initiative to focus on the themes making Black…

  • 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.…