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Nova Scotia Senator Wanda Thomas Bernard, centre, is seen in this file photo. Bernard said four new national historic designations bring education, awareness and a...

The population of North Preston is greater than many towns in Nova Scotia but, unlike those towns, the most visible sign of government in the...

Today we remember the No. 2 Construction Battalion, Canada first only all Black regimen in WWI. Each year an annual remembrance service is held in...

Halifax regional councillors were challenged Tuesday to reflect on how they benefit from the same system that oppresses others.  “How will you use your privilege...

Dear Community: I dedicate this letter to you, the citizens of the African Diaspora, and all those, who are suffering disproportionately, from the impacts of...

Michaëlle Jean was governor-general of Canada, UNESCO special envoy for Haiti and secretary-general of La Francophonie. Of all the scourges afflicting humanity, the most devastating...

We hear you. We see you. We’re listening to you.⁣ We stand in solidarity with our Black colleagues, collaborators and community in the fight against...

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Keisha Jefferies PhD Candidate, Nursing, Dalhousie University During the coronavirus pandemic, nurses are among the nation’s front-line workers. Over the years and to this day,...

Nova Scotia Power new scholarship opportunities. The Chris Huskilson Emera Scholarship valued at $40,000. An Atlantic Canadian student attending an Atlantic Canadian university in the...

  From l to r Dr. Geraldine Browning (Board Chair) Dr. Rudy Ffrench, Beverly Johnson, Rita Jardine, Catherine Tolbert, Dennis Jackson, Senator Wanda Thomas Bernard...

On September 19th, Nova Scotia launched an action plan in response to the United Nations’ International Decade for People of African Descent. Count Us In:...

https://nsadvocate.org/2019/03/19/thandiwe-mccarthy-the-darkest-lesson-my-education-history/ “Don’t worry about him, class, he will never be anyone anyway” spoken by the Principal of Montgomery elementary school moments before I fell asleep...

Sehkahnee Reynolds organized event to help younger generation pick their role models Ascension Barbershop in Wolfville, N.S., is usually closed on Sundays, but on this...

Kirk Starratt (kirk.starratt@kingscountynews.ca)  WOLFVILLE, N.S. — Empowering people to help themselves means instilling a greater ability to help others. Save Me Save We founder Junior Moaku,...