Colin Harris


Colin Harris is a digital editor and producer based in Montreal.

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2023 Black Changemakers

This former refugee now runs his own law firm — and is always there to help others

Moses Gashirabake, who escaped Rwanda as a child, hasn't forgotten what it's like to lose his home. He now works tirelessly to better the lives of others fleeing genocide.
2023 Black Changemakers

This classical musical couple launched Ensemble Obiora to showcase musicians from diverse cultures

The ensemble — the product of Brandyn Lewis and Allison Migeon's search for belonging in the classical world — is already inspiring a new generation of young musicians.
2023 Black Changemakers

She created colouring books to help children learn about African history

When Dorothée Bolade saw how much her daughter loved the imaginary kingdom in Frozen, she seized on the opportunity to teach her about her own heritage.
2023 Black Changemakers

He created a space for everyone to learn about Black culture and history — and imagine futures

Guy Mushagalusa Chigoho's gallery, infused with his spirit and energy, was a gathering place for Montreal's Black communities — so he transformed it into a museum.
2023 Black Changemakers

This advocate and law student is making space for the voices of marginalized Quebecers

Idil Issa spoke out when Quebec proposed a niqab ban. Since Bill 21 became law, she's only gotten louder.
2023 Black Changemakers

This humble DJ and community worker is always on the hunt for new sounds

Whether he's spinning records or helping people find work, Scott Clyke approaches all he does with passion and humility.
2023 Black Changemakers

This academic and author sees preserving Afro-Caribbean culture as his true purpose

For 40 years, Frantz Voltaire has run a Montreal-based centre to share knowledge, past and present, of Black people from the Caribbean, African continent and in Canada.

Pope Francis arrives in Quebec City for visit focused on reconciliation

Pope Francis has arrived in Quebec City. Here's your guide on how to follow the events from the Plains of Abraham on Wednesday.
2022 Black Changemakers

This community and health-care worker helps youth find their passions

Stephen Hennessy grew up with his mother telling him that wherever you are, you should be making a positive impact on those around you. And if that space is too negative, consider leaving it. He now spends much of his time working with young people, passing on that same message and helping them get through difficult times.
2022 Black Changemakers

She created a space for Black students and alumni to connect and support each other

Temilade Akin-Aina, an associate director of alumni relations at Concordia University, said engaging the university community is at the heart of what she does.