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Brampton Bowls for Tourette Syndrome Association

Residents from across the city turned out in December to bowl in support of kids with Tourette Syndrome. Over $1,000 was raised for the...

Medical Model Peaks Its Ugly Head in the Lives of Canadians with Disabilities

Are we opening the door to undermine our accomplishments in human rights, especially for people with disabilities. Meanwhile, we create an ironic sense of inequality among Canadians with disabilities re-enforcing a sense of a hierarchy of disability.
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Jermaine Carby’s Street Check Results in $12 Million Lawsuit

In September 2014, Jermaine Carby was a passenger in a vehicle that was stopped by Peel Police for a traffic violation in the Queen...

The Conjoined Author Jen Sookfong Lee

In our continuing coverage of The Festival of Literary Diversity (FOLD), we spoke with 2017 CBC Short Story Prize Juror Jen Sookfong Lee about her book, “The...

Where Are Brampton’s Organ Donors?

Brampton sits near the bottom of the list of registered organ donors. Only 16% of us (77,000 people) are registered with the province.  Compare...
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$10,000 offered to parents critical of Peel School’s anti-Black racism effort

The Peel District School Board was criticized at its May 22nd school board meeting for not doing enough to address racism affecting black students....
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Will you be Partying in the Lanes Friday?

The Party in the LANES event is back this Friday, July 19th from 6-11 pm in downtown Brampton.
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Brampton Focus ਪੰਜਾਬੀ – The Future of the Punjabi Language

Welcome to the Premiere Episode of Brampton Focus ਪੰਜਾਬੀ (Punjabi), an online show which brings to light local issues facing the citizens of Brampton and...
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Knights Table – 26 Years Serving Our Vulnerable

The Knights Table serves vulnerable members of our community by providing food and access to resources in a safe environment. The organization is running...

COVID-19 Pandemic in Brampton: Week 10 Perspective

The pandemic response so far has glaringly exposed facets of our lives that we take for granted. Many of the measures that have been put in place will likely persist until public health officials deem otherwise. Many of these experts are warning that a vaccine may take a long time to develop and we may be living with this virus for the foreseeable future. How have we fared?
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