Displaying items by tag: immigrants - New Canadian Media - New Canadian Media http://man.newcanadianmedia.ca Sun, 23 Sep 2018 18:17:38 -0400 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb Allergies among Newcomers in Canada Increase Over Time http://man.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/41218-allergies-among-newcomers-in-canada-increase-over-time http://man.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/41218-allergies-among-newcomers-in-canada-increase-over-time Researchers state that we must learn the root causes of allergy development to reduce Canada's high allergy rates.
By Belen Febres-Cordero in Vancouver Upon arrival, immigrant populations in Canada tend to present less allergies than their Canadian-born counterparts,…
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Health Tue, 02 May 2017 11:01:12 -0400
Free Online Employment Program for Immigrants http://man.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/38108-free-online-employment-program-for-immigrants-to-canada http://man.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/38108-free-online-employment-program-for-immigrants-to-canada Free Online Employment Program for Immigrants
It’s very competitive to find jobs in Toronto, let alone for those Brits thinking of coming over to try their…
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National Fri, 02 Sep 2016 10:27:37 -0400
Canadian Sports History Not Naïve of Exclusion http://man.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/37936-canadian-sports-history-not-naive-of-exclusion http://man.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/37936-canadian-sports-history-not-naive-of-exclusion Men from the Mohawk Nation at Kahnawake (Caughnawaga) who were the Canadian lacrosse champions in 1869.
by Tazeen Inam in Mississauga Sports has the ability to unite Canada, show the recently released findings of an Association…
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History Tue, 11 Oct 2016 08:58:00 -0400
Vancouver designates Shanghai Alley as Lilian To Way in honour of visionary advocate for immigrants http://man.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/37516-vancouver-designates-shanghai-alley-as-lilian-to-way-in-honour-of-visionary-advocate-for-immigrants http://man.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/37516-vancouver-designates-shanghai-alley-as-lilian-to-way-in-honour-of-visionary-advocate-for-immigrants Vancouver designates Shanghai Alley as Lilian To Way in honour of visionary advocate for immigrants
 IN recognition of Lilian To’s lifetime commitment in promoting multicultural harmony in the community and supporting the newcomers in Vancouver,…
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National Sat, 23 Jul 2016 03:01:01 -0400
Sacrifices of ‘Nonnas’ Should Not Be Forgotten http://man.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/37459-sacrifices-of-nonnas-should-not-be-forgotten http://man.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/37459-sacrifices-of-nonnas-should-not-be-forgotten Gianna Patriarca's new collection of short stories, All My Fallen Angelas, tells of the experiences of women, young and old, living in Toronto’s Italian immigrant community. 
by Rosanna Haroutounian in Quebec City The recent death of Abdirahman Abdi after his violent arrest in Ottawa and the…
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Books Tue, 30 Aug 2016 10:29:00 -0400
Graphic Novels Help Minority Women Share Stories http://man.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/37130-graphic-novels-help-minority-women-share-stories http://man.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/37130-graphic-novels-help-minority-women-share-stories From l to r: Nicole Burton, Seemi Jamil and Farrah Khan discuss the ways in which they use comic books as advocacy and social justice tools during The Panel is Political discussion at Another Story Bookshop.
by Shan Qiao in Toronto Without saying anything, Farrah Khan hands out a clipboard with a piece of paper on…
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Books Tue, 02 Aug 2016 10:07:00 -0400
We are All Immigrants http://man.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/37038-we-are-all-immigrants http://man.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/37038-we-are-all-immigrants Jewish immigrants make aliyah to Israel.
 Ciommmentary by Norma Baumel Joseph “Immigrants get the job done!” These were the strong words of Lin Manuel-Miranda at the…
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Commentary Sat, 25 Jun 2016 12:58:46 -0400
Family’s Courage Shines on in Story of Corner Shop http://man.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/36792-family-s-courage-shines-on-in-story-of-corner-shop http://man.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/36792-family-s-courage-shines-on-in-story-of-corner-shop Author Ann Y.K. Choi says being in the convenience store business took her family to many parts of Toronto outside of Koreatown.
by Beatrice Paez in Toronto As a child, it wasn’t unusual for Ann Y.K. Choi to be at work behind…
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Books Tue, 28 Jun 2016 09:49:00 -0400
Story of Filipino Family Hits Home for Immigrants http://man.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/36512-story-of-filipino-family-hits-home-for-immigrants http://man.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/36512-story-of-filipino-family-hits-home-for-immigrants Eleanor Guerrero-Campbell discusses her debut novel, Stumbling Through Paradise: A Feast of Mercy for Manuel del Mundo, at the Creekside Community Recreation Centre in Vancouver.
by Melissa Shaw in Vancouver A new novel reflects on the experiences of Filipino Canadians through the story of one…
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Books Wed, 08 Jun 2016 17:15:55 -0400
Diverse Stories Boost the Industry: Book Publishers http://man.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/36279-diverse-stories-boost-the-industry-book-publishers http://man.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/36279-diverse-stories-boost-the-industry-book-publishers From l to r: Panel host Léonicka Valcius, along with Anita Chong, Barbara Howson, Bianca Spence, Rachel Thompson and Susan Travis discuss how to diversify Canada's publishing industry at the Festival of Literary Diversity (FOLD).
by Tazeen Inam in Mississauga Canadian book publishers and literature supporters say diverse stories written by emerging writers can increase…
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Books Thu, 02 Jun 2016 19:46:56 -0400