Union head Andria Babbington urges women to ‘Continue to speak out. Continue to stand up’ 

Union head Andria Babbington urges women to ‘Continue to speak out. Continue to stand up’ 

By Lincoln DePradine Veteran trade unionist Andria Babbington is encouraging Canadian women to “speak out’’ and show solidarity with women in other countries. “Do not stay silent,’’ Babbington urged, while speaking at an International Women’s Day (IWD) event last Sunday in Toronto. She told participants at the IWD “Solidarity & The Movement for Peace’’ gathering […]

A step in the right direction

A step in the right direction

In the Greater Toronto Area (GTA), the recent decision to integrate transit fares across Durham, Brampton, Mississauga, and York Region is a monumental step towards creating a more accessible and sustainable transportation network. This move, set to take effect on February 26, addresses a longstanding issue that has burdened commuters with double fares, sometimes costing […]

Children plead to be reunited with parents

Children plead to be reunited with parents

By Sukhram  Ramkissoon  One of the fundamental principles and objectives as prescribed in Canadian immigration law is, “to see that families are reunited in Canada.”  However, is this mandate implemented by all immigration officials? Every day we hear, read, and see hundreds of frustrated spouses, parents, and children denied compassion in their bid to be […]

A 2024 Community Wishlist

A 2024 Community Wishlist

As we embark on our journey into the year 2024, The Caribbean Camera presents its community wishlist, outlining hopes, dreams, and aspirations for a brighter future in the New Year. The wishlist encompasses various facets of our community – economic empowerment, cultural enrichment, social advancement and crime reduction. Let us delve into each of these […]

New Senator Paulette Senior a Champion for Women’s Empowerment and Gender Equality

New Senator Paulette Senior a Champion for Women’s Empowerment and Gender Equality

Canadian Women’s Foundation CEO Honored for Her Lifelong Commitment to Breaking Down Barriers Paulette Senior, a tireless advocate for women and girls of diverse backgrounds, has dedicated her life to dismantling systemic barriers and championing gender equity. Currently serving as the President and Chief Executive Officer of the Canadian Women’s Foundation, Ms. Senior’s remarkable journey […]

Transformative Hiring Event Empowers African Asylum Seekers in Toronto

Transformative Hiring Event Empowers African Asylum Seekers in Toronto

Pastor Judith James, in partnership with The Beautiful Foundation, is spearheading a groundbreaking hiring event aimed at aiding African asylum seekers who found themselves destitute on the streets of Toronto last summer. Scheduled for Tuesday, November 28th, 2023, this initiative, in collaboration with The Career Foundation, promises to be a pivotal moment in the lives […]

North America’s biggest Dinosaur Event roars into Toronto

North America’s biggest Dinosaur Event roars into Toronto

Get ready for a dino-mite adventure as Jurassic Quest, North America’s premier interactive dinosaur experience, descends upon the International Centre in Mississauga from December 8th to 10th. This highly anticipated event promises to transport families back in time to the era of colossal dinosaurs. With its much-anticipated return, Jurassic Quest brings new thrills to its […]

Former Reggae Boy Richard Edwards launches soccer academy in Canada

Former Reggae Boy Richard Edwards launches soccer academy in Canada

Richard Edwards, a former Jamaican national team soccer player, has embarked on a new chapter in his career as he transitions into coaching. Edwards, known for his impressive 37 caps as a player, has teamed up with his wife, Christa, to establish the Touch of Class Soccer Academy in Canada, set to commence its operations […]

TIFF – RBC partnership to nurture emerging talent and celebrate the arts community

TIFF – RBC partnership to nurture emerging talent and celebrate the arts community

  Inclusivity, belonging, a tilt towards equity-deserving groups of diverse backgrounds are the calling card of the partnership between the Toronto International Film Festival and RBC. The partnership aims to help advance projects from emerging creators with diverse backgrounds who identify as BIPOC, 2SLGBTQ+ and/or are from other equity-deserving groups. Each year, two producer/director teams […]

‘Free Yuhself’ Carnival GO bus ain’t that free

‘Free Yuhself’ Carnival GO bus ain’t that free

But Metrolinx is offering special deals on August holiday weekend By Stephen Weir Free ride to and from the Grand Parade on a specially decorated Carnival GO Double Decker bus? You might think so if you see the newly decorated Carnival bus. In big white on black letters written in some sort of Creole language, […]

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