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November 7, 2016
Councillor Thompson and OCASI to address anti-black racism in Toronto
  
Councillor Michael Thompson (Ward 37 Scarborough Centre) will discuss the systemic racism and micro-aggressions that Black Torontonians face every day within the context of the City's current Toronto For All campaign in partnership with the Ontario Council of Agencies Serving Immigrants (OCASI).

Date: Tuesday, November 8
Time: 12:30 p.m.
Location: Outside of Committee Room 1, 2nd Floor, City Hall, 100 Queen St. West

Councillor Thompson will be joined by Debbie Douglas, Executive Director of OCASI, and Anthony Morgan, a social justice lawyer and advocate.

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Jennifer Wing
Strategic Communications
416-392-5349 or 416-894-5891 (mobile)
Jennifer.Wing@toronto.ca

Bassel Martin
OCASI
416-400-3288
bmartin@ocasi.org

 

 

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