25th Anniversary of the Japanese Canadian Redress Settlement 2013

When:
September 20, 2013 @ 1:00 pm – 8:00 pm
2013-09-20T13:00:00+00:00
2013-09-20T20:00:00+00:00
Where:
George Ignatieff Theatre, University of Toronto
15 Devonshire Place
University of Toronto - St. George Campus, Toronto, ON M5S 2E2
Canada
Cost:
Free
Contact:
416-516-1375

 

 

A Symposium on the History of the Japanese Canadian Redress Settlement. Political Activism Today and Human Rights and Civil Rights in Canada: Current Gaps & How to Close Them.   Open to the Public.

 

Panelists: Art Miki, Hon. Gerry Weiner (former Minister of Multiculturalism), Judge Maryka Omatsu (Canada’s first female judge of Asian ancestry), Ken Noma (President, NAJC), Jen Matsunaga (President, Ottawa Japanese Community Association), Dr. Karen Mock (Human Rights Activist, Former Exec. Director of CRRF), Andrew Cardozo (President, Canadian Centre for Progressive Policy), Fo Niemi (Executive Director, Centre for Research Action on Race Relations), Dr. Winnie Ng, and CAW Sam Gindin Chair in Social Justice & Democracy, Ryerson U.

 

Sponsored by: Dept. of Sociology/Faculty of Arts, Ryerson University, University of Toronto (OISE), National Association of Japanese Canadians & Greater Toronto Chapter NAJC

 

 

http://www.torontonajc.ca/najc-sustaining-fund/

 

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