Tag: Black History Month

  • 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…

  • Live from the 3.5 — Back to Black

    Live from the 3.5 — Back to Black

    Last updated on February 14th, 2024 at 12:53 am“So,” you’re probably asking, “Whatever happened to your Black History Month series?” Anyone who pays attention to what goes down on this blog will know that this year’s Black History Month series—Live from the 3.5—took a bit of a hiatus just as quick as it started, leaving…

  • 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—Year 3 | CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS

    Tales from the 2.9—Year 3 | CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS

    Last updated on January 29th, 2024 at 07:39 pmMany want to slow things down as they ease into the new year, but with Black History Month mere weeks away, we’re into full swing planning for the third annual Tales from the 2.9—Black Canadians Sharing Their Stories in a Digital Age. After two years focusing on Black Canadian…

  • 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,…