The title of Celina Caesar-Chavannes’s new book — Can You Hear Me Now? — alludes to one major tool Caesar-Chavannes has used to make an impact throughout her career: her voice.
An advocate for racial equity and the eradication of systemic and institutionalized racism in Canada, Caesar-Chavannes has pushed for change in part by sharing her own experiences with racism as a former Candian Member of Parliament and a Black woman living in a systemically racist world.
This Black History Month, Future of Good publisher and CEO Vinod Rajasekaran sat down with Caesar-Chavannes to learn more — about the state of Canadian democracy, her vision for a truly inclusive country, what she learned about her own power during her time in politics, and more.
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