Racism

Toronto singer/songwriter Rufus John has created The Freedom Marching Project, a musical, multimedia and fundraising initiative inspired by the Black Lives Matter movement and civil rights...
The Belafonte Family Foundation (BFF) has been launched to create programs that enlighten, fight prejudice and foster peace in the world and within people while helping to help steer them away from...
Earlier this year, the Government of Canada made Sept. 30 a federal statutory holiday called the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation to reflect on the country’s shameful legacy...
Myles Goodwyn, best known as the lead singer and guitarist for Canadian rock band April Wine, has released a new song and video related to the injustices of his homeland’s residential school...
Bandcamp will hold its second annual Juneteenth fundraiser (June 19), where it donates all of its share of sales to the NAACP Legal Defense Fund to support its ongoing efforts to promote racial...
The Music Canada organization is seeking participants for a new survey focused on equity, diversity and inclusion in the Canadian music industry. The trade organization that represents major...
To commemorate the 50th anniversary, to the day, of the late Mavin Gay’s landmark album, What’s Going On, Rockabye Baby has released lullaby renditions of all nine songs with proceeds...
Though the streets may seem awfully quiet with a lack of marches this International Women’s Day, there is no shortage of virtual events aimed at bringing positive change and empowering women...
The 6th Annual Black Diamond Ball raised money last weekend for The Black Youth Design Initiative [BYDI] but its initiatives carry on year-round.  Donations go toward #Safespace...
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-...

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