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Monthly Archive

2007

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Books
Kam Williams

The Revolution Will Not Be Funded

“Many white-led social justice non-profits proclaim, in everything from their mission statements to their funding proposals, that they are committed to improving the social and economic conditions o read more..

Arts
Donna-Michelle St. Bernard

Twilight Café Brings Home Drama

Sarah and Stanley have two kids, two lives and an explosive history that comes between them at every turn, forcing out the present.  From the moment Sarah steps into Stanley’s Twilight Café, vi read more..

Community
Staff Writer

The Harry Jerome Awards

Celebrating 25 years of Black Canadian Achievement     >> (Left to right) The Hons. Jean Augustine, Mary Ann Chambers, and Alvin Curling.     >... read more..

Books
Staff Writer

In the Depths of a Diva

An Interview with Author Linda Charles Linda Charles is an up and coming local writer, who has put together her first book of poetry, In the depths of a Diva. In the Depths of a Diva expresses biog... read more..

Lifestyle
Staff Writer

Cathy's Fitness Column: Time for Spring Cleaning

Have you had the sudden urge to start cleaning out your closets? There just may be an underlying biological reason that has us thinking about cleaning each spring. In classical Chinese medicine the li... read more..

Commentaries
Kam Williams

Don Imus

There Must Still Be Something Out of Kilter “That's some nappy-headed hos there, I'm going to tell you that now, man [laughing], that's some... woo!”- Don Imus describing the Rutgers Women’s Basketba... read more..

Movie Reviews
Meres J. Weche

A Winter Tale

An Interview with Frances-Anne Solomon Frances-Anne Solomon (left) with ReelWorld Film Festival founder Tonya Lee Williams This week marks the launch of the 7th Annual ReelWorld Film Festival. Openi... read more..

Books
Staff Writer

The Book of Negroes

Lawrence Hill is one of Canada’s most respected and dynamic contemporary authors. His novels and non-fiction works have been published with critical acclaim, capturing the interest of his readers. Hi... read more..

Lifestyle
Staff Writer

Training Tips for Rock Hard Abs

Love ‘em or hate ‘em, your ab routine has to be a part of your overall fitness program! You’re only as strong as your weakest link, so think of your abdominals as the main link that holds your entire ... read more..

Arts
Donna-Michelle St. Bernard

Let My People Go

I had the opportunity to attend Nathaniel Dett Chorale’s latest offering, Voices of the Diaspora: Let My People Go at the Toronto Centre for the Arts, George Weston Hall.  The evening commemorate... read more..

Music
Staff Writer

Got Skillz?

Behind the Scenes at the Scratch Lab DJ Institute One of the best things about being a freelance writer is that I get to meet really interesting people.  If I want to know more about someone or somet... read more..

Music
Adele Ambrose

Griots t’ Garage

Uplifting the African spirit "Jazz fusion at its finest engaged the Harbourfront during KUUMBA this year. Pounding beats, electrifying back drops and a lively audience made for an incredible evening.... read more..

Books
Staff Writer

King: A Graphic Novel

"King" by Canadian graphic novelist Ho Che Anderson, is a unique biography about civil rights legend Martin Luther King Jr. King is boldly told in the graphic novel format ("comic book" to the uninfo read more..

Music
Staff Writer

Voice

>> Photo by Derek Muehl So what happens when you take an L.A. born musical talent and toss her into the mix of the New Orleans jazz scene? Simply put: one part hip-hop and one part jazz with a read more..

Commentaries
Jane Musoke-Nteyafas

Help! My Teenager Wants to Be a Video Girl

It’s been a hot topic for eons. Hip-hop culture and its misogynistic exploitation of women has been a source of contention and red-hot arguments. The exploitation of women in hip-hop culture has perp... read more..

Commentaries
Staff Writer

Eyes This Way Please

You and your honey are walking down the street window-shopping on a Sunday afternoon. You look up from your world and it’s a stranger, she’s coming towards you. Her face? Beautiful. Her body? Gorgeous... read more..

Community
Staff Writer

Catching Up on the 411 with Dwayne

By now, many in Toronto know his name. He is an accomplished author, award-winning poet, entrepreneur, and an amazing entertainer. In his various mediums of work, he speaks of the manyinjustices and read more..

Arts
Meres J. Weche

Stony the Road She Trod

The "Polished Hoe" interview with Alison Sealy-Smith >> Photo by David Hou The latest theatrical adaptation by Obsidian Theatre of Austin Clarke’s Giller award-winning novel, The Polished Ho... read more..

Community
Staff Writer

Black leaders

Black leaders do not reflect the diversity of Toronto’s black population Historically, black church leaders and community organizers have always been a strong presence in predominately black and lo... read more..

Commentaries
Jane Musoke-Nteyafas

Is There Such a thing as Picture Perfect?

Looking at Beauty through a Microscope Dove''s campaign for Real Women - courtesy dove.ca “Throughout the ages, women''s bodies have been manipulated to fit the latest fad. We've been trussed up, ... read more..

Music
Meres J. Weche

The Love Album

An interview with Dione Taylor It’s Valentine’s Day week once again. For many people, this is the time to reflect on the ghosts of love past present and future. Somehow, it’s quite fitting, on a pe... read more..

Commentaries
Undercover Brother

Indecent Proposal

It’s strange. I was just thinking about her the other day when I walked by a women’s clothing boutique over a windy new year’s day morning. A headless mannequin was wearing this stylish body-fitting p... read more..

Music
Staff Writer

Requiem for The Godfather

>> © Christian Simonpietri/Sygma/Corbis James Brown died this past Christmas morning. He was the consummate entertainer, a penultimate personification of drive, stamina and the so-called "Ame read more..

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