Confronting Anti-Black Racism

Image Credit: Toronto Community Benefits Network

In celebration of Black History Month, the Toronto Community Benefits Network is hosting a discussion on how we can all confront anti-Black racism. Beyond Trending: Confronting Anti-Black Racism – Not an Occasional Act  will take place on Thursday February 17, 2022 on Zoom. It will include remarks from Andria Babbington (President of the Toronto & York Region Labour Council) and Abdi Hagi Yusuf (Chair of the Board of Labour Community Services) and a panel with:

  • Rosemarie Powell, Executive Director, Toronto Community Benefits Network
  • Hugh Reynolds, Principal, Africentric Alternative School – TDSB
  • Angela Robertson, Executive Director, Parkdale Queen West Community Health Centre
  • Gary Pieters, Commissioner, Ontario Human Rights Commission
  • Ginelle Skerritt, CEO, York Region Children’s Aid Society (Moderator)

Register to attend the event here.