David Shentow passed away in Toronto, June 12, in the company of his loving wife Rose and their daughters, Lorie and Renée.
I had the honour of getting to know David starting in 2004, after inviting him to Charles H. Hulse Public School to speak to my Grade 6 students about racism and discrimination. He came back every year and we became friends. I visited him in Toronto just two days before he died and he was humble, as he always was, asking about my wife, my students, and my health; typical David, it was never about him. [Read more…]