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Natural Hair Workshop for kids

Natural Hair Workshop

Hair. Hair is everywhere! There are musicals around it. An entire industry around the maintenance of it. Products to help it grow. Products to help remove it. And now there’s a movement in Edmonton around the
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CCACH Rebrands

By Pamela Muñoz The Council for Canadians of African and Caribbean Heritage (CCACH) started in 1985 as the Council of Black Organizations. More than 10 years later they changed the name of the organization to
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ShawTV Edmonton : AfroQuiz

By: Jen McDonald ShawTV video covering the AfroQuiz event which happened in February 2016.
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AfroQuiz Invites Edmonton to ‘Stay Woke’ During Black History Month – Local event helps bring awareness of black Canadians for city students

Edmonton, Alberta (February 25, 2016) – ‘Stay Woke’ is derived from the phrase “stay awake” and an Internet slang term often used to demonstrate the need for awareness of a given issue. During the month
Vue Weekly : AfroQuiz 2016 celebrates African culture with the help of local authors

Vue Weekly : AfroQuiz 2016 celebrates African culture with the help of local authors

By: Mel Priestley Introduction: It started 24 years ago with an overhead projector and a handful of dedicated volunteers; now AfroQuiz has evolved into a popular annual event that kids throughout the city eagerly await.
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GlobalNews : AfroQuiz highlights great contributions of African culture

By: Jennifer Crosby Global News video covering the AfroQuiz event happening in February 2016.

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