Tag: Black experience

  • Heather Greenwood Davis | Tales from the 2.9 #3

    Heather Greenwood Davis | Tales from the 2.9 #3

    Last updated on February 16th, 2024 at 12:56 amWhile I’ve spent quite some time seeing Heather’s work from afar as she raises her family with a global awareness and appreciation for the diverse world around them, we’ve only crossed paths once—at a Montecito dinner with Steve Carlisle, General Motors Canada’s GM Canada’s President and Managing…

  • Lisa Simone Richards | Tales from the 2.9 #2

    Lisa Simone Richards | Tales from the 2.9 #2

    Last updated on February 12th, 2024 at 10:32 pmI remember first meeting Lisa at a party five years ago, and we’ve all come a long way since! Her submission for Tales from the 2.9 mirrors much of mine, but she touches on a lesson I think every Black Canadian child has heard at some point…

  • Casey Palmer, Blogger | Tales from the 2.9 #1

    Casey Palmer, Blogger | Tales from the 2.9 #1

    Last updated on February 12th, 2024 at 10:30 pmYou’d think that living a life as a person of colour, I’d make a series like this far sooner, but it took a while to hit the forefront of my life. Some recent experiences, though, starkly reminded me that yes, I am a Black man, and that means the…