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12 Ways To Make The Most of Being Job-Free

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Nothing dashes the spirits, hopes, dreams & self esteem like extended periods of unemployment. Between the (greatly) reduced income, disillusionment, feelings of worthlessness and the inordinate amount of idle time one ones hands, it’s no wonder depression and anxiety often plagues the lives of the...

New Play Reveals A Road Less Traveled: Black Women in Construction

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It’s not common to see women of any cultural background holding it down on construction sites and the like. They do exist, however, in microscopic proportions compared to that of men – infinitely smaller for Black women. The intriguing new presentation, My Walk Has Never...

Gen Y: They’re Broke & May Not Trust People or Institutions, But They Haven’t Thrown in the Towel… Yet

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A new study conducted by the Pew Research Center focuses on Millennials in Adulthood – the group of Americans aged 18-33 (excluding the teens in this category). The byline, Detached from Institutions, Networked with Friends, just scratches the surface of the findings which were based...

The Colorful Canvas Files Presents Karla Moy, a.k.a., “hustleGRL”

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This segment of the Colorful Canvas Files spotlights Toronto born graphic design prodigy Karla Moy. At the age of 21, her vibrant work has been featured in numerous magazines, websites, album covers and more. She was also the creative force behind Drake’s former official fan site,...

Love Thyself: Do You Recognize How Fabulous You Are?

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I’m gonna put it straight out there: If you find you’ve been looking for love and validation in all the wrong places – cease and desist! At the end of the day, you’ll never derive it from external sources. It’s not going to come from...

Survivor of Child Sex Trafficking Dedicates Life To Raising Awareness of The Evil Practice

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Raven Kaliana’s fight to end sexual abuse is borne of a childhood shattered by it. Her story is nothing short of tragic; from an early age, she was sold into the sex industry by her own parents. Kaliana told The Guardian’s Nuala Calvi one of...