Jamaal Jackson Rogers, Ottawa poet and youth mentor.

CBC News Ottawa

​Local poet and Youth Ottawa's Artist Mentorship Coordinator Jamaal Jackson Rogers was part of a new digital series called Black Legacy: True Youth Stories shared on CBC Ottawa's Instagram account. He's also the great-great-grandson of Canada's first black letter carrier, Albert Jackson, who was recently honoured with a stamp issued by Canada Post. Watch Adrian's interview on the program Our Ottawa.

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