News & Events

BLAC is Hiring!

BLAC is now hiring a Community Legal Worker and a Research & Policy Coordinator.

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Systemic Racism and Sentencing

The Black Legal Action Centre (BLAC) along with the Canadian Association of Black Lawyers (CABL) are jointly intervening in a case before Ontario's top court in the Spring of 2020.

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How Ruth Goba plans to fight anti-black racism in the province

Ruth Goba isn’t sure how to feel. On one hand, she’s excited. And with good cause. Over the summer, she became the executive director of the brand-new Black Legal Action Centre, which will open its doors in the new year with a mandate to fight anti-black racism in Ontario.

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An open letter to the community from BLAC

Dear Community: The Board of Directors of the Black Legal Action Centre (BLAC) has been working hard to establish a legal aid clinic servicing Black Ontarians that will provide the desperately required free and subsidized legal services that our communities need. Much of the work we have been engaging in until now has been the type of work that is unseen,

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