Black History Month: Is Your Company’s Statement Performative Activism?

Agapi Gessesse

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]“Black History Month is not the time to make broken promises to people of colour.” Agapi Gessesse, Executive Director of the CEE Centre for Young Black Professionals, wants companies to know that February, Black History Month, cannot just be a checklist of making statements in support of Black employees without committing to taking action. The […]

Black-owned Businesses To Support During These Times

Black-owned Business

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Black lives matter, and so do Black-owned businesses.  In light of George Floyd’s death, we’ve seen the world come together in the fight against anti-black racism. Support has come in many forms, from sharing information on social media, to quiet reflection and learning and attending protests.  One of the easiest ways we can uphold the […]

Mental Health Resources You Can Depend on During This Time

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] BLM Mental Health Resources is a curated collection of available resources and applications we believe will be helpful in managing these uncertain times. Each resource is directly connected to or in support of the Black Lives Matter Movement against anti-black racism and oppression. [/vc_column_text][vc_separator color=”black”][vc_column_text]There has been non-stop coverage of protests in support of […]

Please Don’t Kill My Brothers: Rathnelly Group Media Supports #BlackLivesMatter

Black Lives Matter

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Illustration courtesy of Artist, Nikkolas Smith. [/vc_column_text][vc_separator][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner][vc_column_text] A Toronto native and daughter of two Caribbean immigrant parents, Kamille Coppin is the Online Editor for Rathnelly Group Media; Managing the online presence of both Bay Street Bull and Glory Media Magazines. [/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vc_separator][vc_column_text]I would say I’m tired but that feels like an understatement. I would say […]