Image via Wikipedia Josiah Henson former slave Black History Month is celebrated in February in many countries around the world, including Canada. It's an opportunity to share the history, contributions and culture of Black Canadians. To learn more about Black History Month in February, here are some educational resources for you to check out.
Canada's History Learn more about the Underground Railway, with an upcoming PBS show .
Citizenship and Immigration Canada. The War of 1812 and the Contribution of Black Soldiers in the Fight for Canada.
Black History Month. Wikipedia article.
Black History Month in Vancouver. City of Vancouver.
Black History Month. Canada had slaves too! Vancouver Sun article.
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