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The skin we're in : a year of Black resistance and power —Cole, Desmond, 1982- author.

"In May 2015, the cover story of Toronto Life magazine shook Canada's largest city to its core. Desmond Cole's "The Skin I'm In" exposed the racist practices of the Toronto police force, detailing the dozens of times Col...

The kids book of black Canadian history —Sadlier, Rosemary.

From the first Black person who came to Canada about 400 years ago to the most recent wave of African immigrants, Black Canadians have played an important role in our country's history and have helped make our nation wha...

Rachel : the maybe house —Kositsky, Lynne, 1947-

Rachel's family has spent months living in the horrible pit house. Finally her dream for a real home is granted.

Black heritage —Livesey, Robert.

Provides information on Black Canadians who contributed to Canada's history and culture. Includes activities.

Until we are free : reflections on Black Lives Matter in Canada

"An anthology of writing addressing the most urgent issues facing the Black community in Canada. The killing of Trayvon Martin in 2012 by a white assailant inspired the Black Lives Matter movement, which quickly spread o...

Africville : an African Nova Scotian community is demolished - and fights back —Wesley, Gloria Ann, author.

The community of Africville began in the early 1800s with the settlement of former American slaves and other black people on the Beford Basin, just north of Halifax. Over time the community grew to include a church, a sc...

Amazing Black Atlantic Canadians : inspiring stories of courage and achievement —Ruck, Lindsay, author.

"This fascinating, full-colour illustrated book features over 50 amazing Black people from Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island, and Newfoundland and Labrador, sharing their incredible stories and accomplishm...

Season of rage : Hugh Burnett and the struggle for civil rights —Cooper, John, 1958-

Presents the story of the National Unity Association, a group of African-Canadian citizens, who challenged the racist attitudes of the 1950s and forged an alliance with Toronto civil-rights activists to influence the Ont...

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