Welcome to the National Black Coalition of Canada – Edmonton chapter

Supporting all blacks in the Edmonton community, NBCC is the proud organizer of the annual Black History Month celebrations

BLACK HISTORY MONTH 2015 INFORMATION AND EVENTS COMING SOON

Alberta Cultural Days 2014

National Black Coalition of Canada – Edmonton chapter


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Hackers suspected of ties to ISIS posed as Syrian-Canadians to try to implant malicious software on a computer of a Syrian citizen media group, an internet watchdog says. [...]
Thu, Dec 18, 2014
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Deceased seniors or people who have suffered cardiac death represent a pool of potential organ donors that could reduce wait times for those who need organs, a new Canadian report says. [...]
Thu, Dec 18, 2014
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Cheating on a test
Two Ontario university students have been charged with forgery and fraud after a first-year student allegedly paid a PhD student $900 to write her final math exam. [...]
Thu, Dec 18, 2014
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IT consultant Peter Faist, who was paid $10,000 by the Liberal caucus to wipe data off of approximately 20 government computers, is the spouse of former premier Dalton McGuinty's deputy chief of staff, according to the Ontario Provincial Police. [...]
Thu, Dec 18, 2014
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A fourth-year dentistry student at Dalhousie University in Halifax says the restorative justice solution put forward by Dalhousie's administration, after misogynistic posts were made by several male students on Facebook, is unacceptable, and she and her father want an investigation. [...]
Thu, Dec 18, 2014
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Who is the writer of this piece? [...]
Thu, Dec 18, 2014
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I hope this on Cuban terms and they have not bowed to the US [...]
Wed, Dec 17, 2014
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"Those who refuse to listen will feel" ~ Caribbean proverb.Eastern Caribbean politicians have become more and more self-centered and greedy while at the same time becoming more and more ignorant and incompetent. Economists, critics and forecasters are ignored or pilloried, and long term national policies are abandoned in favour of [...]
Wed, Dec 17, 2014
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"Drunk and disorderly! Always in custody!" ~ Dr. Bird aka The Mighty Sparrow [...]
Tue, Dec 16, 2014
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*yawn* Don't stay behind your computer and try to tell the PM what to do. When you become PM of a country, then you can call your own shots :-) [...]
Tue, Dec 16, 2014
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[allAfrica]Is Africa really rising? What does the continent's booming economic growth mean for its people, and will it lead to inclusive, sustainable development? How can Africa unlock its development potential and bring prosperity to all? And what lessons do these challenges offer to an understanding of what development really means? [...]
Thu, Dec 18, 2014
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[Capital FM]Nairobi -The controversial Security Laws (Amendment) Bill 2014 has been passed amid chaos and drama that marked its debate. [...]
Thu, Dec 18, 2014
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[Vanguard]Cameroon's army said Thursday its troops had killed 116 Nigerian fighters from the Islamist Boko Haram group in the far north. [...]
Thu, Dec 18, 2014
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[Vanguard]Boko Haram has kidnapped at least 185 people from the northeast Nigeria village of Gumsuri, carting the hostages away on trucks towards the Sambisa Forest, a notorious rebel stronghold, two local officials and a vigilante leader said Thursday. [...]
Thu, Dec 18, 2014
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[allAfrica]Abuja -Okechukwu Ndaguba sits at a table in a noisy conference room at the Jades Hotel in Nigeria’s capital city, summoning strength for the last day of a planning session about a new health insurance scheme. [...]
Thu, Dec 18, 2014
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