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Dydd Llun, y cynta Awst / Emancipation Day, Monday, August 1, 2022 / Yom Sheni, 4 Av, 5782.

David Orenstein, Toronto, Canada david.orenstein@alumni.utoronto.ca

Today is Emancipation Day, commemorating the abolition of slavery throughout the British Empire in 1834 on August 1 that year. It’s a day that has been celebrated here in Ontario for well over a hundred years and is on its way to official Canada-wide recognition.

Registration is open for Cuthbert Tunstall's "Reappraising the Art of Counting" 500th anniversary meeting at the University of Durham, 9-