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Saturday, November 18, 2017

Awareness of White Privilege in the Mental Health Industry

BY: SIMONE SMITH Race has always been an uncomfortable topic to discuss; like religion and politics, it is usually seen as one of those topics...

The Simple Truth

BY: KATHY MCDONALD “Duppy know who to frighten”. This Jamaican saying refers to bullies or people that try to push the boundaries but stop when...

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...

Big and Bold

BY: KATHY MCDONALD I was thrilled to see a notable increase in the number of Black and Caribbean families that attend the Numeracy and Beyond...

Bill C-51 and the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act; How will this Tie into...

BY: SIMONE SMITH The ending of The Second World War brought changes to the structure of Canada and its government. The idea of human rights...

Philosophy: How Can It Be Used In Our Daily Life

BY: SIMONE SMITH When we think about philosophy, we think about it being weird, boring, and maybe even irrelevant. There are others who find the...

Numeracy and Beyond

BY: KATHY MCDONALD Numeracy and Beyond is the name of the Peel District School Board’s (PDSB) parent conference for 2017. This annual conference is the...

Three Components of a Health Educational Life in the Home

BY: SIMONE SMITH The importance of education has been spoken about time and time again; we all know that knowledge is power; we realize that...

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...

Six Pillars of Ethical Behaviour

BY: SIMONE SMITH “Ethics starts with actual moral judgment before the formulation of general principles.” (Aristotle) It is fitting to begin this article with a quote...

Community News

Guardian Angels – 17th Annual Caribbean Children Foundation Gala Supports Critically-Ill Children From The...

BY: ALYSSA MAHADEO  It is believed that guardian angels are assigned to protect us here on this Earth, to guide us and aide us through...

Guyanese Contestant Crowned Miss West Indian Canadian 2017

BY: KABRENA ROBINSON  After an eventful and exciting evening of talent showcase, evening wear and question and answer segments at the Miss West Indian Canadian...

Annual Gala Continues to Highlight the Importance of Mental Health Awareness

BY: KABRENA ROBINSON  Conversations and awareness surrounding mental health have always been an area frequently shunned in society. Due to existing stigmas caused by lack...

Miss Diya Divas 2017

BY: LEANNE BENN Rajmini Ramkumar never imagined that she would help bring the spirit, creativity, and festiveness of Diwali celebrations held by Hindu communities in...

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...