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Trans Rights and Visibility for Peel Residents: Celebrating Bill C-16

This month, Brampton and Peel's Trans, non-binary and gender diverse residents were extended human rights protections against transphobic hate speech and hate crimes with...

Challenging Anti-Black Racism In Peel Schools

Brampton Focus recently spoke with Suzanne Nurse, the Peel District School Board Vice-Chair and Trustee for Brampton Wards 2 and 6 about the We...

Opinion: Brampton Positioning for Pit-Stop in Silicon Valley North

Brampton is geographically well positioned in the Toronto-Waterloo technology corridor of Southern Ontario that is being primed as Silicon Valley North. The corridor includes a...

Brampton’s Economy at Risk to Forgo $250 Million Innovation Supercluster Investment

Are Brampton businesses engaged in innovation and are they willing to invest in our local economy? At stake is a share of $950-million announced on...

Michael A. Charbon on Brampton’s Changing Media Landscape

Michael A. Charbon, the face and Gemini Award Winning host of Brampton Focus reflects on the beginnings of Brampton Focus following the Brampton Board...
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Knights Table Disco Gala – June 9th

The Knights Table served over 74,000 meals in the past year to support those that have fallen on tough times in our community. Help...
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Human Trafficking in Peel

We sometimes hear stories about girls who are taken away from their country to be sent elsewhere to work in the sex trade. Human trafficking of...

City’s Visitor Guide Snubs Local Media

The City of Brampton released their Official 2017 Brampton Visitor Guide. It is a printed publication that is created with the help of Tourism...

Noyz at The Fold

The Festival of Literary Diversity (FOLD) has become one of Brampton’s most important cultural events. We spoke with artist and Brampton-born Noyz about hip-hop, growing up...

Sexual Assault Prevention Month

May is Sexual Assault Prevention Month in Ontario. There has been some progress for survivor-victims. The Globe and Mail’s Unfounded series drew much needed attention to...
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