Dale Brazão

Dale Brazão
Journalist & Photographer

Born in Faro.
Lived in Franz and Sault Ste. Marie.
Based in Toronto.

I believe that my experiences of being an immigrant and the hardships that we endured, I bring that to my reporting, to my compassion and the way I look at things. I think it made me a better person and a better reporter – Dale Brazão.

Dale Brazão is a retired investigative journalist and photographer with the Toronto Star, where he worked for forty years. More than the multiple journalism awards he received throughout his career, Dale’s most prized reward are the stories he wrote that led to positive changes in people’s lives that . Much of his journalism reflected on the lives of working-class immigrants. An immigrant himself, from Faro, Algarve, Dale is the first Portuguese reporter to work on a major Canadian news outlet.


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