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Starting over from scratch

Starting over from scratch

Canada’s Governor-General reflects on what it means to be an immigrant and a woman. By Her Excellency the Right Honourable MichaŽlle Jean I was (...)

| November 2007 | 826 views

Racism is Dead, Long Live Racism! (Part III)

Racism is Dead, Long Live Racism! (Part III)

In the second installment of his five-part article, Charles Dr. Quist-Adade explained that there is no pure “race,” that all the so-called (...)

| October 2007 | 892 views

Maria, the hair stylist with a difference

Maria, the hair stylist with a difference

Her name is Maria Arankunda. She had to leave her native Rwanda in the 90s when that country exploded in gruesome ethnic strife. But that’s one thing (...)

| September 2007 | 1481 views

Zainab Godwin Wins Miss Africanada 2007

Zainab Godwin Wins Miss Africanada 2007

By Lans Omar, Winnipeg, Canada. Zainab Godwin was on August 27, 2007 crowned Miss Africanada 2007 in Toronto, Canada; the first Sierra Leonean to win this (...)

| September 2007 | 2543 views

Memunatu and the Alberta-Canada primary school

Memunatu and the Alberta-Canada primary school

By Abayomi Charles Roberts, Edmonton. People of Ro-Mano have one more reason to be happy and be even more hopeful as a community. Their townsmate and (...)

| August 2007 | 1323 views

Lilly Maks: A life of hard work and diligence

Lilly Maks: A life of hard work and diligence

By Gibril Koroma, Vancouver, Canada. Lillian Makweja O’brien is the president of the Great Zimbabwe Cultural Association of British Columbia. But (...)

| August 2007 | 5039 views