Adebola Adefioye's Blog

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My Journey from a Thrift Store Worker to a Canadian College Professor

When I moved to Canada in 2016, I didn't come with much education like many immigrants from Nigeria. I dropped out of a Nigerian university in 2002. H...

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3 Ways to Embrace Equity

On March 7th, I had the honour of speaking at the Seneca HELIX, Toronto and YWCA Sudbury's International Women's Day 2023 events alongside some amazin...

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Self-Advocacy: One Way to Resist Anti-Black Racism

I founded the Afro Women and Youth Foundation ( because of my daughter's experience in a school between 2016 and 2018. As a newcomer i...