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Fabrice Yoboua

Today is the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination. To mark the occasion, Passages Canada is letting its storytellers speak for themselves. Passages Canada’s volunteer speakers share their personal stories of cultural identity and heritage online and in person in schools and community groups across Canada. Many of them have something to say […]

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Melvin Swan

Aujourd’hui c’est la Journée internationale pour l’élimination de la discrimination raciale. Pour marquer l’occasion, Passages Canada permet à ses orateurs de parler d’eux-mêmes. Les orateurs bénévoles de Passages Canada partagent leurs témoignages sur leur identité culturelle et leur patrimoine en ligne et en personne aux groupes scolaires et communautaires partout au Canada. Beaucoup d’entre eux […]

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Melvin Swan

Today is the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination. To mark the occasion, Passages Canada is letting its storytellers speak for themselves. Passages Canada’s volunteer speakers share their personal stories of cultural identity and heritage online and in person in schools and community groups across Canada. Many of them have something to say […]

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Andre Goh

Aujourd’hui c’est la Journée internationale pour l’élimination de la discrimination raciale. Pour marquer l’occasion, Passages Canada permet à ses orateurs de parler d’eux-mêmes. Les orateurs bénévoles de Passages Canada partagent leurs témoignages sur leur identité culturelle et leur patrimoine en ligne et en personne aux groupes scolaires et communautaires partout au Canada. Beaucoup d’entre eux […]

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Andre Goh

Today is the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination. To mark the occasion, Passages Canada is letting its storytellers speak for themselves. Passages Canada’s volunteer speakers share their personal stories of cultural identity and heritage online and in person in schools and community groups across Canada. Many of them have something to say […]

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Image of the Day//Image du jour
5 - Portrait of a Haitian Woman - 21 March 2014

François Malépart de Beaucourt, Portrait of a Haitian Woman, 1786. François Malépart de Beaucourt, Portrait d’une femme haïtienne, 1786. Image: © McCord Museum/Gift of Mr. David Ross McCord/M12067.

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4 - Thelonius Monk - 20 March 2014

Thelonius Monk at Expo 67 in Montreal. Thelonius Monk à l’Expo 67 à Montréal. Image: Library and Archives Canada/1970-019 NPC.  

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Events//Fait
news march 19 1914 rom photo

It wasn’t an auspicious beginning to a busy day for the Duke of Connaught. Scheduled to arrive in Toronto at 7:30 a.m. on March 19, 1914, the Duke’s train from Ottawa was delayed for an hour-and-a-half due to snowdrifts on the track north of Whitby. Perhaps the delay gave the Governor-General, Queen Victoria’s third son, […]

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3 - Levi Veney - 19 March 2014

Levi Veney inside J.D. Burkes’ store in Amherstburg, ON, 1898. Levi Veney à l’intérieur du magasin J.D. Burkes à Amherstberg (Ontario), 1898. Image: McCurdy fonds/Archives of Ontario/I0024830.  

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paralympic debrief

The Canadian Paralympic Team finished on a high note at the Sochi 2014 Winter Games. In the last two days of the Games, Canadian athletes won gold in cross-country skiing, giant slalom, and curling, bringing the total to seven gold medals (16 medals overall). The Canadians were third overall in the gold-medal standings, no small […]

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IMG_3730

To be honest, I felt like a bit of a slug last Friday, 14 March 2014. All winter I’ve been avoiding my road bike, which hangs in the basement beside my washing machine. Work, childcare, life…these were my excuses. I do have an indoor trainer, but I would have had to move that ever-growing pile […]

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2 - Picton - 18 March 2014

Sunlight through a field, Picton, Ontario. La lumière du soleil dans un champ, Picton, Ontario. Image: Jacob Frank Bell.