Strong & Free Podcast
Tracing stories from the earliest Black settlers to recently arrived Canadians, Strong and Free captures just a few of the crucial stories of Black Canadians thriving and contributing to building this country.
Episode 5 | Strong and Free | John Ware: The Legend of Canada’s ‘First’ Black Cowboy
Known for his strength and horsemanship and his innovative ranching techniques, John Ware was a legendary Albertan.
Episode 4 | Strong and Free | Mary Ann Shadd: Journalism, Activism, and the Power of Words
In this episode, we have the pleasure of speaking with two of Shadd’s descendants: Marishana Mabusela, our researcher for this podcast, and her mother, writer and historian Adrienne Shadd.