The rampant spread of COVID--19 is forcing cultural institutions across Canada to shut their doors and cancel events. New Canadian Media talks to immigrant artists and performers about finding creative ways forward.
There are hundreds of thousands of international students in Canada, and they contribute a significant amount of money into Canada’s economy. Despite the large presence they have in this country, there isn’t the right infrastructure or support for international students.View More ‘I’ve Seen the Good, the Bad and the Ugly as an International Student’
African authors offer rich narratives that have played a key role in shaping my thought process around relocating to a new country. From the complexities of growing up to confronting life-altering realities to the feeling of displacement that immigrants face – these stories will resonate with Canadian immigrants. Here is an introduction to three authors who tell stories of universal truths to the African diaspora.View More Three Books by African Authors that Helped Me Feel at Home in Canada
From the level of participation and the testimony of participants at NCM’s Ottawa event, the Canadian media landscape is primed to benefit from the experience of immigrant journalists.View More Until Now, Finding Free Mentoring has been a Struggle for Immigrant Journalists
The lesson here is that communities will be on guard for those trying to game the system, so it’s wise not to try. So, exactly what kinds of jobs are available in these communities?View More Some Canadian Cities open under New Rural, Northern Immigration Job Program
When Daniela Luo stepped off the plane, headed for quarantine, she was deeply impressed. Everyone was nice and welcoming. Their room was equipped with a microwave, TV and refrigerator, and disinfected each day. Meals are delivered to them by staff in protective clothing. They can get fresh air, too.View More Coronavirus Evacuees Finally Heading Home to Vancouver
It’s been 2 months since a massive 4.8 million dollar chandelier was unveiled under the Granville Bridge, and many articles have been written criticizing the developer, Westbank Corp., for hanging the chandelier over the homeless people of Vancouver. Many people are asking the same question: “What could have done with that money for homeless people?”View More What Spins, Weighs 3.4 Tonnes and Insults Vancouver’s Homeless?
‘You’ll notice that we have more in common than we do differences.’ That is the epitome of the audacity of hope. It’s the boldness to believe in your resolution and having the courage to support it in your thoughts and actions.View More Obama’s Toronto talk Reminds Me of the Audacity of Hope
Now, one of the warring brothers, the architect of the crime, has diedView More Why Won’t Canada Help Me Get My Mother’s Killers?
The Indian state is now taking the first step of declaring to its citizens and to the rest of the world that they do not believe in the very constitution that defines its existenceView More India’s Slow March to Becoming a “Hindu Nation”
Books help us appreciate cultures, open hearts and minds, and promote tolerance and understandingView More Inclusive Storytelling: What Canadians Can Do