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Tuesday, October 17, 2017

The Bigger Picture

BY SIMONE SMITH Great day Toronto! I hope that you were able to absorb most of the information presented last time. My current series is...

Mindfulness and Meaning

BY SIMONE SMITH  Welcome back Toronto Caribbean Family! The summer is coming to a close, and because I know that winter is upon us (sigh), I...

The Bigger Picture – Part 2

BY SIMONE SMITH  Toronto; stand up! I am so proud of the readers of The Toronto Caribbean Newspaper. You have been loyal to the newspaper...

My Educational Utopia

BY: SIMONE SMITH The decision to apply to a university must be seen as a definite and well thought out decision. During the last...

How We Sense Our World

BY SIMONE SMITH How is the Toronto Caribbean Community? I want to thank you for joining me for the second half of How We Sense...

The Value of Self-Evaluation

BY: SIMONE SMITH Greetings Toronto Caribbean readers! It has been an honor writing for the community for the past three years, and I am encouraged...

The Art of Negotiations

BY SIMONE SMITH  During these times, I am a very, very nervous citizen of the world. There are wars breaking out all over the world;...

Foucault’s Governmentality; Understanding Why We Don’t Trust the Government

BY SIMONE SMITH Usually, my column stays away from the political side of things, but with the recent election in the United States, I thought...

The Proudest Moment of a Teacher’s Life!

BY: SIMONE SMITH TORONTO! As Founder of Hear 2 Help, a Community Development Organization established in 2012, I have made daily efforts in not only improving...

The Struggle with Forgiveness

BY SIMONE SMITH  I have personally been struggling with an aspect of my life and I wanted to share it with my readers and the...

Community News

Supporting GTA Seniors A-Supreme Foundation Holds 3rd Annual Grand Charity Gala

BY: JELANI GRANT  Though the Jamaica Diaspora Conference came and went more than two months ago, Jamaicans continue to celebrate 55 years of independence in...

A Brand Of African Inspired Print Skirts For All Women And Girls

BY: KABRENA ROBINSON  In a society where Eurocentric fashion styles and brands have predominated the mainstream, one fashion designer has taken on the task of...

SmartTerm Essay Competition for Caribbean Schools

BY: LEANNE BENN When it comes to the education systems in many Caribbean islands, there is one factor that may be common in most public...

From Toronto to Dominica with Love

BY: LEANNE BENN Alone we can do so little and together we can do so much. Those are the words of the local Kaisoca ladies...

JN Foundation Launches Disaster Relief Fund

With all of the recent devastation that has swept through the Caribbean, businesses are rallying together to aid in relief efforts to the islands....