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Copy of Posters_Indigenous_Rights.pdf
This poster series provides an overview of Indigenous concepts of law, Social Justice, and background of Colonial law.

Komagata Maru.mp4
On May 23, 1914, the Komagata Maru sailed into Vancouver Harbour from Hong Kong via Mainland China and Japan. On board were 376 South Asian immigrants, all British citizens, wishing to settle in Canada. This short video explains the Supreme Court of…

Quong Wing.mp4
In 1912, Quong Wing, a Canadian citizen of Chinese descent, hired two white women as servers at his restaurant in Saskatchewan. The Saskatchewan Female Labour Act (the Act) barred all “Chinamen” from hiring white females, and as such, he was…

This is a discussion guide that accompanies the ALPHA Education Webinar featuring University of Toronto Professor of History, Takashi Fujitani.

[final] Japanese internment camps.mp4
This short video outlines Japanese internment during World War II in Canada. Over 77% of those who were interred were Canadian citizens.
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