July 12 University of Western Ontario 12-1:30pm Brian moderated a virtual panel in London, Ontario on how faith communities can support members that identify as LGBTQ+. We explored challenges and best practices. Photo Credit: Canva.com
The Burlington Inclusivity Advisory Committee was proud to host this virtual panel discussion where Federal Minister Karina Gould, Halton Police Chief Stephen Tanner and our director Brian Carwana spoke about how to combat hate in our community and support those impacted. You can view the recorded event here by entering this passcode: q.3@%ETc
Rastafarians are little understood and frequently stereotyped. In this talk, we learned about Rastas' tradition of Biblical messianism, Black power, and the transforming impact of an African king who both demonstrated leadership and fulfilled prophecy.