DAY 15 - November 25 - UDHR Article #15 - TAKE ACTION !! "(1) Everyone has the right to seek and to enjoy in other countries asylum from persecution. (2) This right may not be invoked in the case of prosecutions genuinely arising from non-political crimes or from acts contrary to the purposes and principles … Continue reading DAY 15 – November 25 – UDHR Article #15 – TAKE ACTION !!
Avvy Go and Gary Yee Special to The Globe and Mail Updated November 10, 2020 Avvy Go is the clinic director at the Chinese & Southeast Asian Legal Clinic. Gary Yee is director of the Chinese Canadian National Council for Social Justice. Read the article on The Globe Many Canadians have experienced intense emotions watching … Continue reading The media needs to confront racism in Canada: Avvy Go and Gary Yee (Opinion, The Globe and Mail)
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La version française suivra. COVID-19 has exposed and significantly increased pre-existing racial inequities in Canada. The pandemic has amplified major racial inequalities in employment, healthcare, access to senior care, housing, access to justice and education. While the Canadian government is working on a recovery plan from the pandemic, we need to reimagine what a society … Continue reading COP-COC | Reconstruction and Reset Plan for Canada
Avvy Go, Clinic Director - Chinese & Southeast Asian Legal Clinic Yet another video has gone viral within the social media platforms frequented by Chinese Canadians about a customer refusing to wear a mask inside a store. At first brush, this video is no different from others as it depicts a white guy arguing with … Continue reading I am Canadian, but do you see me as one?