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5 Dec 2011
Black Daddies Club: Fathers MATTER

BBC documentary ‘Biology of Dads’ lays out the case for why some of the most damaging stereotypes associated with fatherhood must be thrown out.

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14 Nov 2011
Giving Birth to The Black Daddies Club: Brandon’s Story

Black Daddies Club founder Brandon Hay shares the personal story of his childhood and the experiences that led him to form the much needed resource for black fathers in the community.

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17 Oct 2011
Black Daddies Club: We’ve Lost That Lovin’ Feeling

Black Daddies Club revisits last week’s theme of keeping the passion alive after children. Is it possible?

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3 Oct 2011
Black Daddies Club: Love Letter – A Prose Poem

“Sometimes I watch you as you sleep, just to get a glimpse of what unmarred happiness actually looks like.
You smile at some inside joke that you share only with the actors in a comedic dream, playing at REM speed, behind your shuttered eyes.”

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27 Sep 2011
Why do you need a Black Daddies Club?

Brandon Hay founded the Black Daddies Club with the express intent of providing safe spaces where Black men could perform the soul surgery that is so desperately needed among Black men in the GTA and beyond.

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8 Aug 2011
Black Daddies Club: From Acrimony to Friendship

In this day and age where divorce, separation, single parents and blended families are commonplace, Dads can still play a vital and effective role in their children’s lives.

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25 Jul 2011
A Love Letter: To a Great Man, Father and Husband

For Vidal Chavannes, fatherhood has been a journey. We met thirteen years ago and have been married for twelve and a half years (…you do the math!). Yes, it was love at first sight. And with love at first sight, we immediately wanted to start a family.

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18 Jul 2011
Black Daddies Club: My Hero, My Dad

As a child, he was my hero; as a teenager, my teacher; and as a woman, he is my very best friend.

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11 Jul 2011
Black Daddies Club: A Tribute To The Greatest Man I Know

My Dad is better than your Dad!” is the taunt I remember kids singing on the schoolyard. I was never one to sing this annoying little ditty, but if I knew then what I know now about my Father, I would have been the singing it the loudest during recess.

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4 Jul 2011
Black Daddies Club: Lessons from my Dad

The Black Daddies Club has dedicated the month of July to the voices of their daughters and wives. Each week, a different woman will reveal what she has learned from the special man in her life.