Black History Month


10 Black-Authored Books to Add to Your Reading List, Right Now

10 Black-Authored Books to Add to Your Reading List, Right Now

Calling all bibliophiles in need of some new literary inspiration, we have just what you need. In celebration of Black History Month, we compiled ten of the (arguably) best fiction and nonfiction books by contemporary Black authors. The list includes...
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Akil McKenzie's poem Historians wins Best Social Justice Film

In late 2020, Akil McKenzie released a four-minute video short called Historians with Falling Motion and Hallowed Grounds. What started as a stand-alone poem turned into a passion project where people came together to spread their message about injustices in the Black community through art. The video has since gained thousands of views through YouTube and Instagram and won Best Social Justice Film at the Vancouver Independent Film Festival.
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Madeline Nwokeji on the importance of natural, sustainable skincare

Madeline Nwokeji founded Lala Skin Essentials to fill the void she was experiencing in the skincare market. She couldn’t find effective natural skincare that worked for her sensitive skin that was also affordable.
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Today's Notable 3some in Toronto: February 4, 2014

Of course, no one would blame you for staying in to continue to discuss Peyton Manning’s legacy. After all, no else is doing it. All day. Every day. And won’t stop. But in case you want to get out, here’s a trio of the hottest things you can do in T.O. today
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