Ahead of Emancipation Day, Brock and FirstOntario PAC hosting screenings of “It Takes a Riot”


A weekend of Emancipation Day events online and in downtown St. Catharines will include two screenings and a panel discussion of an acclaimed documentary of the 1992 Yonge Street Uprising. Brock University and the FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre are joining together for a community event to present It Takes A Riot: Race, Rebellion, Reform on Friday, July 31. Tim talks to Assistant Professor in Brock University’s Department of Labour Studies Simon Black.