Fighting anti-Black racism in Canada: Past, present, future

TALKING RADICAL RADIO: Scott Neigh speaks with Dr. Akua Benjamin from the anti-Black Racism Network. Akua Benjamin is a professor in the School of Social Work at Ryerson University. On February 18, 2016, Akua will be hosting an Inaugural Lecture at Ryerson on issues affecting the Black community in Toronto.

Dr. Akua Benjamin, Professor at the School of Social Work at Ryerson University, speaks with Scott Neigh on Talking Radical Radio about the community struggles in Toronto’s black community. Listen to the full podcast on

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