May 14th Activities

May 14th activities: CCNC led a delegation of 10 community representatives to Ottawa on May 14, 2012 to mark the 65th Anniversary of the repeal of Chinese Exclusion Act. The activities included attending the Statements in the House of Commons, meeting with the Hon. Thomas Mulcair, Leader of the Official Opposition, and attending the reception hosted by Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism Minister Hon. Jason Kenney.

CCNC News Release: Chinese Canadians Mark Repeal of Exclusion Act – Sunday May 13, 2012 http://ccnc.ca/content/pr.php?entry=253

CCNC also released this story on the late Sgt Louis King and Operation Oblivion (written by Gary Gee): http://ccnc.ca/entryContent/08d45b830c5eb287.pdf.  Sgt. King fought two wars: the military conflict abroad and the war against racism at home.

Statement – Minister Kenney issues statement marking the anniversary of the Repeal of The Chinese Immigration Act
http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/department/media/statements/2012/2012-05-14.asp

Statement by Official Opposition Leader, Thomas Mulcair, on 65th anniversary of the repeal of the Chinese Immigration Act
http://www.ndp.ca/press/statement-by-official-opposition-leader-thomas-mulcair-on-65th-anniversary-repeal-chinese-immi

Jinny Sims’ statement on the 65th anniversary of the repeal of the Chinese Exclusion Act
http://jinnysims.ndp.ca/post/jinny-sims-statement-on-the-65th-anniversary-of-the-repeal-of-the-chinese-exclusion-act

排華法廢除65周年紀念 平權會等出席活動 康尼:華僑為加立國建功
http://news.singtao.ca/toronto/2012-05-15/headline1337072847d3865102.html

废排华法65周年 康尼发声明 吁加国毋忘教训
加拿大家园 iask.ca 2012-05-15 07:54 来源: 明报 作者:
http://www.iask.ca/news/canada/2012/0515/135101.html

加廢除排華法65周年 華社教育計劃推廣華人史
http://www.chinareviewnews.com 2012-05-15 11:27:51
http://www.chinareviewnews.com/doc/1021/0/8/4/102108430.html?coluid=49&kindid=972&docid=102108430&mdate=0515112751

Kenney Marks Anniversary of End of Chinese Immigration Act
http://www.theepochtimes.com/n2/canada/kenney-marks-anniversary-of-end-of-chinese-immigration-act-237092.html

from www.chinesepress.com:
移民部長康尼主持茶會並表揚華人 平反排華法案六十五週年隆重紀念
http://www.chinesepress.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=15671:2012-05-18-16-37-59&catid=357:2011-08-02-15-13-14&Itemid=657

加拿大廢排華法65週年 移民部長髮聲明吁毋忘教訓
http://www.chinesepress.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=15494:65-&catid=294:travel-tips&Itemid=656

 

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