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Black History Month in Canada

February is also Black History Month in Canada, too, and the accomplishments of blacks to the building of Canada are featured in a number of Web sites this month. Here are some of my favorites.

Blacks in the War of 1812 - complete with FREE downloadable poster

Black History Month in Toronto

Black History Canada - complete with a FREE downloadable education guide

Vancouver Sun article about Black History Month in Canada

CBC's (Canadian Broadcasting Company) tribute to Black History Month includes over a dozen radio and news stories about notable black historical events including stories about Africville (Nova Scotia), racism in Halifax, Oscar Peterson (Canadian born jazz musician), etc.

Canada Channel has a wonderful posting on Blacks History Month in Canada, including Canadian slavery, videos, curricula and links to some other wonderful sites

The United Church of Canada has an interesting site including information about black churches in Canada as well as Black History Month

Black History Month in Vancouver and British Columbia

Black History Month events in Toronto and Montreal

Over 40 public libraries in Canada will offer a FREE screening of the documentary film on the life of Harry Jerome, one of Canada's most celebrated athletes

By the way, the U.K. celebrates Black History Month in October.

- Lisa B. Lee

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