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LUMINATO 2012: K’NAAN, Nelly Furtado & a lil’ Neil Young in the mix

Mary talking to the CBC about why she likes Somali Canadian singer K’NAAN. Last night’s opening performance for LUMINATO is why we may just be on to something here that we can share with the world. Let’s strike while the iron is hot! Last year I gave myself an assignment to start the ball rolling [...]


Diaspora Film Festival starts this week with an interesting selection of films and plenty of FREE screenings and talks. Some of the Themes include: Can Muslims & Jews Ever by Friends (Again)?, Spotlight on Muslim and Arab Women’s stories and Children of Violence. Runs Nov 1 – 6. Screenings at Innis Town Hall and the [...]