Shawn Wade Hynes,43, charged in nail gun shooting of 21 year old Nhlanhla Dlamini [VIDEO]

Shawn Wade Hynes,43, charged in nail gun shooting of 21 year old Nhlanhla Dlamini [VIDEO]

Shawn Wade Hynes, 43, arrested and released on conditions to have no contact with the victim Nova Scotia RCMP have charged…

Pictou County construction company owner under social media fire after nail gun incident [VIDEO]

Pictou County construction company owner under social media fire after nail gun incident [VIDEO]

. NEW GLASGOW, N.S. – The owner of a Pictou County construction company has been receiving hateful emails and social…

Man who says he faced racism at worksite alleges he was purposely shot with nail gun [VIDEO]

Man who says he faced racism at worksite alleges he was purposely shot with nail gun [VIDEO]

RCMP have arrested a man but employer’s lawyer says nail gun shooting was an accident A man is facing charges…

Tattingstone Inn in Wolfville denies accusation of racism

Tattingstone Inn in Wolfville denies accusation of racism

We apologize for being offline. We had an unpleasant incident last Saturday evening that resulted in a social media posting…

Homeward Inns of Canada in Antigonish accused of racism [2014]

Homeward Inns of Canada in Antigonish accused of racism [2014]

On Saturday, January 25th 2014, at 10:00pm myself and three of my friends (all African Nova Sotians) wanted to check…

Tattingstone Inn in Wolfville accused of racism

Tattingstone Inn in Wolfville accused of racism

Review of my “stay” at the Tattingstone Inn in Wolfville over the weekend: Horrible racist place that nobody, especially people…

Police investigate hate crime against black Stratford Festival actor [AUDIO]

Police investigate hate crime against black Stratford Festival actor [AUDIO]

Police say the incident happened on Wednesday, Aug. 22 Stratford police are investigating what it’s describing as a hate crime…

Nova Scotia legislature debates bill to ban police street checks [VIDEO]

Nova Scotia legislature debates bill to ban police street checks [VIDEO]

A proposed bill to put a stop to police street checks was up for debate in the Nova Scotia legislature…

Helping parents combat racism in schools

Helping parents combat racism in schools

Parents for Diversity formed to help parents prepare for tough conversations with teachers When Julia Nicol and Mante Molepo learned their children had…

Black people 3 times more likely to be street checked by police in Halifax [2017]

Black people 3 times more likely to be street checked by police in Halifax [2017]

Ashley Taylor says he has been stopped by police several times a year, usually on his way to work Ashley…

NDP pushing environmental racism bill

NDP pushing environmental racism bill

The stench. The smoke. The hazardous materials. And the question of what all of this doing to their health. It’s…

Mahone Bay man petitions province to change Negro place names

Mahone Bay man petitions province to change Negro place names

A Mahone Bay man says it’s unacceptable that Nova Scotia place names still include the word Negro and he’s asking…

Racist graffiti sprayed on Halifax elementary school

Racist graffiti sprayed on Halifax elementary school

‘It’s kind of hard to believe someone would write those words where children play’ A Halifax woman found racist graffiti…

Airbnb Host Turns Ontario Student Away Because His Friend Is Black

Airbnb Host Turns Ontario Student Away Because His Friend Is Black

The experience shocked him. By Sima Shakeri An Ontario student’s travel plans are in disarray after an Airbnb host turned…

Halifax PhD student tackles ‘groundbreaking’ work on Black nurses

Halifax PhD student tackles ‘groundbreaking’ work on Black nurses

By YVETTE D’ENTREMONTStarMetro Halifax Sun., July 29, 2018 HALIFAX—As a young girl growing up in New Glasgow, Keisha Jefferies always knew…

Retired firefighter sues Halifax fire services, alleging racial discrimination

Retired firefighter sues Halifax fire services, alleging racial discrimination

This isn’t the first time the city has been accused of discrimination A retired firefighter in Nova Scotia is suing…

Halifax to get an update on how city is dealing with racism in its municipal operations department uncovered in 2016

Halifax to get an update on how city is dealing with racism in its municipal operations department uncovered in 2016

HALIFAX – During Tuesday’s meeting of Regional Council, municipal staff will update Councillors on their work to increase a lack…

Visible-minority Montrealers demand public hearings on systemic racism

Visible-minority Montrealers demand public hearings on systemic racism

More than 50 young people spent 3 months collecting 20,000 signatures on petition A dozen young people descended on Montreal…

Government of Canada Announces New Funding for Black Canadian Youth

Government of Canada Announces New Funding for Black Canadian Youth

From: Canadian Heritage News release OTTAWA, June 29, 2018 Canada’s diversity is a source of strength and an important factor in…

Activist El Jones says media making mockery of Chase the Ace winner

Activist El Jones says media making mockery of Chase the Ace winner

A Halifax activist says the media’s treatment of a disgruntled Chase the Ace jackpot winner feeds harmful stereotypes at the…

Part of New Glasgow street named after Viola Desmond

Part of New Glasgow street named after Viola Desmond

“It’s because of her that a lot of things did happen,” says former town councillor Francis Dorrington Source: Sherri Borden Colley · CBC…

Silence from the Halifax Transit union

Silence from the Halifax Transit union

Against calls from city council to stand together against racism and discrimination in the workplace, the Amalgamated Transit Union remains…

Canada’s slavery secret: The whitewashing of 200 years of enslavement

Canada’s slavery secret: The whitewashing of 200 years of enslavement

Source : CBC – Kyle G. Brown · June 28 Why is it common knowledge that we saved runaway slaves from the United…

Ontario man dead in police custody after Tasering

Ontario man dead in police custody after Tasering

WARNING: The video attached to this story contains footage some readers might find disturbing An Ontario police watchdog is investigating…