Arnold Auguste



Arnold A. Auguste Arnold Auguste

Publisher/Senior Editor

Arnold A. Auguste is the Publisher/Senior Editor of Share Newspaper, one of Canada’s largest, oldest, and most respected ethnic publications.

Auguste was born in Trinidad & Tobago and came to Canada in 1970. He began his career in community journalism at Contrast Newspaper in 1972, studied journalism at Ryerson (now Ryerson University) and started Share in 1978. Share, now in its 38th year, is published weekly on Thursdays.

Why all this killing?

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By ARNOLD A. AUGUSTE, Publisher/Senior Editor Toronto Police Division 23 Supt. Ron Taverner called the murder of Candice Rochelle Bobb, the young pregnant woman who was shot to dea


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Is it time to get rid of the SIU?

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By ARNOLD A. AUGUSTE, Publisher/Senior Editor Silly us! We always thought that the job of the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) was to objectively examine encounters between pol


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Time for cops to stop scapegoating Blacks

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By ARNOLD A. AUGUSTE, Publisher/Senior Editor Because Toronto police officers are no longer allowed, legally, to stop, question and search innocent Black people going about their l


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Tory’s effort to choose our leaders have failed

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By ARNOLD A. AUGUSTE, Publisher/Senior Editor Mayor John Tory knows what is better for us than we do. Or so he thought. So when the young people leading Black Lives Matter-Toronto


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Up to us to maintain progress with police

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By ARNOLD A. AUGUSTE I was very depressed for a couple days after I heard of the resignation of Deputy Police Chief Peter Sloly. I was also very angry. Not at Sloly. And not for


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Low morale not a factor for good officers

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By ARNOLD A. AUGUSTE, Publisher/Senior Editor I was disappointed with the response from Toronto Police Association chief, Mike McCormack, that the guilty verdict of attempted murde


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Remembering Allan Somersall

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By ARNOLD A. AUGUSTE When I came to Canada some 45 years ago, I didn’t have a support group to help me find my way around. However, I soon found a group of Christian young people


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Canadians choose hope over fear

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By ARNOLD A. AUGUSTE, Publisher/Senior Editor As Liberal leader and political campaigner, Justin Trudeau asked Canadians to give him a majority government. They did just that. And


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Vote intelligently

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By ARNOLD A. AUGUSTE, Publisher/Senior Editor There has been some discussion recently around whether Blacks should vote. And, with an election just weeks away, it is an important d


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What’s next for carnival?

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By ARNOLD A. AUGUSTE, Publisher/Senior Editor When the Festival Management Committee (FMC), following a dispute between members of the Toronto Mas Bands Association (TMBA) prior to


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