General News



"The Growing Field of Black Canadian Studies," University Affairs, 7 August 2019

"Becoming Full Professor while Black," The Chronicles of Higher Education, 28 July 2019

"Canada's top research positions continue to lack diversity, U of A study finds," CBC News, 13 July 2019

"As a black student, I know why are grades are worse: universities don't listen to us," The Guardian, 2 May 2019

"Up from Rawls: Charles Mills Effort to save Liberal Political Philosophy from Itself," The Nation, 18 July 2018

"White Privilege is an academic observation, not an accusation," The Star, 7 May 2018

"White Privilege and an Exploration of Uncomfortable Truths," The Star, 7 May 2018

" 'They don't belong': Police called on Native American teens on College tour," The Guardian, 4 May 2018

"The Ugly Truth of Being a Black Professor in America," The Chronicle of Higher Education, 29 April 2018

"Black-Canadian History not found in Liberal Studies Curriculum," The Eye Opener, 26 February 2018

"The Politics of Citation: Is the peer review process biased against indigenous academics?," CBC Radio, 25 February 2018

"How Faculty of Colour Hurt their Careers Helping Universities with Diversity," Diverse: Issues in Higher Education, 27 November 2017

"David Eby says discriminatory posters at University of Victoria serve as reminder to fight racism," The Globe and Mail, 3 November 2017 

Arts and Culture

"Was Leonard Cohen's Marianne the last artist's muse? Let's hope so," The Guardian, 23 July 2019

"Frida Kahlo makeup kit launched with palette to recreate artist't famed brown," The Guardian, 17 July 2019

"New Attention for Figures in the Background," The New York Times, 25 October 2018

"Brazil Museum Fire: 'incalculable' loss as 200-year-old Rio institution gutted," The Guardian, 3 September 2018

"Ethiopia requests emperor's lock of hair back form London Museum," The Guardian, 13 August 2018

"Black Canadian do not come from Space: On Drake, Austin Clarke, and an unsung outpost of the Caribbean Diaspora," Literary Hub, 27 July 2018 

"How a painting of a Ku Klux Klan is causing a stir in Texas," The Guardian, 18 July 2018

"Jazz Fest: SLAV isn't cultural appropriation, singer Bonifassi says," Montreal Gazette, 25 June 2018

"The Art of diversity: How power is shifting at the top of US Museums," The Guardian, 7 May 2018

"Lynching Memorial leaves some quietly seething: "Let sleeping dogs lie'," The Guardian, 28 April 2018

"When the genius s also a symbol if hate, where does that leave us?" Harvard Gazette, 23 April 2018

"From Street kid to Pulitzer: Why Kendrick Lamar deserves the prize," The Guardian, 22 April 2018

"J Marion Sims: Controversial Staue taken down but debate still rages," The Guardian, 21 April 2018

"San Francisco votes to Remove Statue with Racist Depiction of Native Americans,", 7 March 2018

"Barack and Michelle Obama's official portraits expand beyond usual format," The Guardian, 12 February 2018

"5Pointz graffiti artists awarded $6.7m in lawsuit after renowned work torn down," The Guardian, 13 February 2018

"Statue of Suffragist Millicent Fawcett to be unveiled in April," The Guardian, 6 February 2018

"Canada confronts colonial past as Halifax removes statute of city's founder," The Guardian, 6 February 2018

"500 Years later, Scientists discover what probably killed the Aztecs," The Guardian, 16 January 2018

"Harvard Aquires new Work by Kara Walker," Harvard Gazette, 5 December 2017

Beauty, Health, Self-Care, and Well-Being

"The Black Midwives changing care for women of colour - photo essay," The Guardian, 25 July 2019

" 'My oestrogen levels were all over the place': when men have sympathy pregnancies," The Guardian, 22 July 2019

"Foreskin reclaimers: the 'intactivists' fighting infant male circumcision," The Guardian, 20 July 2019

" 'We don't need to bleed': why many women are giving up on periods," The Guardian, 18 July 2019

"Breast milk donations kept my tiny daughters alive," The Guardian, 29 June 2019 

"Are 'weed tampons' the answer to period pain?," The Guardian, 28 May 2019 

"Sustainability starts at home: Buy Black and Go Green at All-Natural Marketplace BLK + GRN," The Root, 24 April 2019

"I'm done with dating white men," Flare, 15 April 2019

"Scientists stunned by Discovery of semi-identical twins," The Guardian, 27 February 2019

 "Why we must listen to the ticking of our body clock," The Guardian, 30 October 2017

"Heavy Flow: Are Period Pants  the Revolutionary solution to an age old problem?," The Guardian, 6 September 2017

"French fashion firms pledge to stop using underage and size zero models," The Guardian, 6 September 2017

"Pelvic Mesh victims disgusted at suggestion of anal sex as solution," The Guardian,
28 August 2017

"Men: Forget younger women and face up to the fact that sperm goes off too," The Guardian, 5 July 2017 


"KLM tells breastfeeding women they may be asked to cover up," The Guardian, 17 July 2019

"Hear Us, See Us: a Pleas to the UN for Indigenous women," The Guardian, 29 June 2019

"The deadly truth abut a world built for men - from stab vests to car crashes," The Guardian, 23 February 2019

"#metoo daubed on kissing sailor statue day after serviceman's death," The Guardian, 20 February 2019

" 'There's this idea that mothers are completely selfless': Diablo Cody on Tully and the Juno backlash," The Guardian, 3 May 2018

"When feminists advance, why do prominent women hold us back?," The Guardian, 7 February 2018

"Assault is not a feeling. The Aziz Ansari story shows why language matters," The Guardian, 17 January 2018

"I didn't understand how widespread rape was. Then the penny dropped," The Guardian, 5 November 2017

"Russian Women win partial victory in Aeroflot gender discrimination case," The Guardian, 7 September 2017

"At last men are joining the conversation about Toxic Masculinity," The Guardian, 6 September 2017

"Hollywood after Bridesmaids: Has the ladette comedy gone too far?," The Guardian, 19 August 2017
 History & Science

"Heatwave cooks mussels in their shells on California shore," The Guardian, 29 June 2019

"Polish General who fought with Washington may have been female," The Guardian, 6 April 2019

"How Black Train Porters helped put Canada on Track," Globe and Mail, 1 February 2019

"Guns were for White Men," Public Books, 23 July 2018

"Ida B. Wells: the unsung heroine of the civil rights movement," The Guardian, 27 April 2018

"Canada's First Canadian-born Black Doctor got his MD license in 1861,", 8 February 2018

"First modern Britons had 'dark to black' skin, Cheddar Man DNA analysis reveals," The Guardian, 7 February 2018

Love and Sex

"As Nick Arbuckle sought CFL success, his wife worked 3 jobs to keep his dream alive," Global News, 12 July 2019

 "Fifty Shades of White: The Long fight against Racism in Romance Novels," The Guardian, 4 April 2019


"Toni Morrison, Revolutionary Political Thinker," The New York Times, 7 August 2019

"Toni Morrison Obituary," The Guardian, 6 August 2019

"John Singleton Obituary," The Guardian, 30 April 2019

"Andrea Levy gave voice to all my silenced forebears," The Guardian, 16 February 2019

"Andrea Levy, chronicler of the Windrush generation, dies at 62," The Guardian, 15 February 2019

"Prof. Agnes Miranda Calliste," MacIssac Funeral Home, Antigonish, NS

"Kofi Annan Obituary," The Guardian, 19 August 2018

"Aretha Franklin Obituary," The Guardian, 16 August 2018

"Cyrille Regis Obituary," The Guardian, 15 January 2018

"Abby Lippman, former McGill epidemiologist, dead at 78," Montreal Gazette, 28 December 2017

"Linda Nochlin Obituary," The Guardian, 12 November 2017

"Kate Millett Obituary," The Guardian, 7 September 2017

"Dick Gregory, Pioneering US Comedian and Activist, dies aged 84," The Guardian, 19 August 2017

"Nobel Laureate, Poet, Playwright, Derek Walcott dead, aged 87," The Guardian, 17 March 2017

"Fidel Castro Obituary," The Guardian, 26 November 2016

 "In Memoriam: Dr. Dolores Sandoval, 1937-2015," Seven Days, 14 April 2016

Policing and Justice

"Quebec Court Authorizes racial profiling class action against Montreal police," The Canadian Press, 13 August 2019

"Montreal police fined black man $500 as he took out recycling. He blames racial profiling," CBC News, 11 August 2019

"Black people '40 times more likely' to be stopped and searched in the UK," The Guardian, 4 May 2019

"Police Officer who breastfed baby on duty in Argentina promoted," The Guardian, 22 August 2018

"People of color lose far mores years of life to US police violence than whites," The Guardian, 9 May 2018

"Overpolicing in black communities is a Canadian crisis, too," The Washington Post, 24 April 2018

"Alabama Police leave black woman topless after violent arrest, video shows," The Guardian, 23 April 2018

"Police officer's blackface photos prompt investigation in London, Ontario," CBC News - London, 29 December 2017

"Nova Scotia giving Black Residents $2.7 million to settle land rights," The Huff Post Canada, 27 September 2017

"Deaths of Black Men in Custody pose challenge on 'Stephen Lawrence Level',"
The Guardian, 2 September 2017



"Black female voters to democrats: 'You won't win the White House without us," The Guardian, 26 April 2019

"Justin Trudeau's disgrace is like watching a Unicorn get run over," The Guardian, 1 March 2019 

"Brazil sees black female candidates surge after murder of raising star," The Guardian, 30 September 2018

"Revealed: Depth of Home Office failures on Windrush," The Guardian, 18 July 2018

"Dominican Republic breaks ties with Taiwan to establish ties with Chiba," The Jamaican Observer, 1 May 2018

"Italy's Northern League Pledges Mass Migrant Deportations," The Guardian, 19 February 2018

"Throw them Out: Plans to eject Politicians 'beholden to the gun lobby'," The Guardian, 17 February 2018

"Peru Tribal Leaders vow to halt oil output unless indigenous rights respected,"
The Guardian, 25 August 2017

"Look at Grenfell Tower and see the Terrible Price of Britain's Inequality," The Guardian, 16 June 2017

"Donald Trump's 'listening session' on Black History Month was anything but," The Guardian, 2 February 2017


Pop Culture

"James Bond: 25th film launched in Jamaica- but still no title," The Guardian, 25 April 2019

"Lost Bob Marley live recordings rescued from hotel basement," The Guardian, 23 April 2019

"Fat Rat stuck in Manhole Cover Rescued by German Firefighters," The Guardian, 27 February 2019

"Despite Outrage, Nike Sales increased 31% after Kaepernick Ad," Time, 10 September 2018

"Here's the main issue behind the Jamie Oliver Jerk Rice Row..." The Guardian, 22 August 2018

"Jamie Oliver's Jerk Dish a Mistake," The Guardian, 20 August 2018

" 'Negrada": It's Mexico's first-ever fiction film to have an all-black cast," REMEZCLA, 17 August 2018

"When Aretha Franklin offered to post bail for Angela Davis," Quartzy, 16 August 2018

"Book Authors Steer boys for Toxic Masculinity with gentler heroes," The Guardian, 14 July 2018

"Bad Things Happen int he woods...," The Guardian, 13 July 2018

"Black Panther: How Superhero film can inspire Indigenous and African youth," The Guardian, 11 February 2018

"From Black Father to black Lightening: Black Superheroes are Go!," The Guardian, 21 January 2018

"Canada Embraces Indigenous Cuisine, a Long-Neglected Culinary Tradition," The Guardian, 19 January 2018 


Race and Racism

"Police investigating alleged racially motivated harassment of mother, child," CTV News Montreal, 26 July 2019

"Indigenous people much more likely to be murdered than other Canadians," The Guardian, 23 July 2019

"Why do light-skinned women dominate the pop charts?," The Guardian, 13 July 2019 

"There were nearly a million black farmers 1920. Why have they disappeared?," The Guardian, 29 April 2019

"Gentrification is erasing black cemeteries and, with it, black history," The Guardian, 27 April 2019