Human Rights

A big online celebration is being held for the birthday of singer-songwriter, actor and activist Harry Belafonte on Sunday, Feb. 28 at 7 p.m. (EST) with proceeds going to his not-...
The Tragically Hip will receive the Music Canada-sponsored Humanitarian Award at this year’s 50th annual Juno Awards ceremony. The Humanitarian Award recognizes outstanding Canadian artists...
Australian activist rock band Midnight Oil is supporting its 12th studio album, The Makarrata Project, with February and March performances in its homeland with First Nations Collaborators. The...
A wide array of performers will take part in the 34th annual Tibet House US benefit concert on Feb. 17 to support the non-profit educational institution and cultural embassy that aims to ensure the...
February 2021 marks the 26th anniversary of Black History Month in Canada, and it presents an opportunity to celebrate the achievements and contributions of Black people in Canada and elsewhere....
Prominent Canadian R&B singer and media personality Jully Black will be helping spread Systemic Opportunity, a new initiative from the Boys & Girls Clubs of Canada. Beyond being a bit of...
"The Hill We Climb" by National Youth Poet Laureate Amanda Gorman: Mr. President, Dr. Biden, Madam Vice-President, Mr. Emhoff, Americans and the world, When day comes, we ask...
The Together We Vibe virtual music event will be providing numerous reasons for people to party in social distanced safety this New Year's Eve. The nine-hour musical event is being put on as...
The Toronto Blue Jays have won Major League Baseball's (MLB) 2020 Allan H. Selig Award for Philanthropic Excellence because of the team's efforts during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Jays,...
War Child far exceeded their $100,000 goal during its recent 90-minute online telethon, Rise Together, bringing in a total of $211,600, of which $18,545 was from an auction that included...

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