Article by Adele Halliday (Anti-Racism and Equity Officer, United Church of Canada). Published on February 7th, 2021
While the lives, stories, histories, and experiences of Black peoples can be featured throughout the year, February provides a unique opportunity to offer a particular focus on the stories and histories of people of African descent in church and society. It can be a time to focus on anti-Black racism.
This year, there are several resources available for learning and engaging.
From the United Church, there are a variety of resources that can be explored:
Morneau Shepell is also offering some resources:
We hope that you will take some time to explore these, and other resources, to engage in Black History Month!