Caribana

Rueshad Grant Identified As Victim Of Carnival Float Death

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 08.05.2013 | Canada

Police have identified the 18-year-old man who died after he was reportedly run over by a float at Toronto's Caribbean Carnival last night as Rueshad...

Police Investigate Toronto Caribbean Carnival Death

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.04.2013 | Canada

TORONTO - Toronto police are appealing for witnesses as they investigate the death of a young man at the city's Caribbean Carnival.Police say 18-year-...

Teen Dies At Caribana After Falling Off Float

CBC | Posted 10.03.2013 | Canada

A reveller at the Scotiabank Caribbean Carnival in Toronto died Saturday night after falling from a float during the celebrations. The 18-year-old ...

21 Of The Best Caribbean Foods

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 11.22.2013 | Canada Living

The Toronto Caribbean Carnival, formerly known as Caribana, kicked off in early July and runs until Sunday, August 4. The festival, known for its Cari...

Caribana 2013: Best Of Toronto's Caribbean Carnival Parade Style (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.31.2013 | Canada Style

Happy Caribana 2013! The Toronto Caribbean Carnival launched earlier in July but the real attraction, the parade (North American's largest Caribbea...

The Black Canadian Activist Who Was Never a Citizen

Anthony Morgan | Posted 12.04.2012 | Canada
Anthony Morgan

Canada has lost one of its fiercest, most uncompromising, contentious and passionate pursuers of justice and equality, Mr. Charles Roach. On October 2, Roach passed away after a hard-fought battle with cancer. Of all his pursuits for a fairer and more just society, however, the most controversial of Roach's advocacy efforts was his push, since 1988, to get a Canadian court to recognize that it is a violation of individuals' constitutionally guaranteed freedom of conscience to require prospective Canadians to swear an oath of allegiance to Queen Elizabeth II.

Ay! Caramba!: Toronto Ready To Caribana

CBC | Posted 10.02.2012 | Canada

Just as has been happening for the past 45 years, last minute preparations are underway for this weekend's Caribbean Carnival. The King an...

Spending Time in the Way Back Machine

Alyson Renaldo | Posted 07.27.2011 | Canada
Alyson Renaldo

Toronto has changed quite a bit since I was a kid in the 80s. For anybody brought up in the 80s/90s, jump into the 'way back' machine with me for a moment.