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Citizens march to celebrate Canada's rights and freedoms
Over 150 people, including Chinese Canadian and First Nation war veterans, youth and community leaders, marched along the False Creek seawall on Friday for the first annual Rights and Freedoms...
Apr 17th, 2015
Citizenship Minister Kenney: war dead were Canadian, but not citizens
Minister reiterates that soldiers who died weren't citizens because Canadian citizenship itself did not exist prior to 1947.
Nov 9th, 2012
Chinese Canadian war veterans honoured in new photo exhibit
Chinese Canadians who fought in Canada's armed forces -- despite being denied citizenship -- are recognized this week in a new photo display.
David P. Ball
Jan 24th, 2012
No soup for you: the shark fin controversy continues
Man bites shark. Join the debate.
Jan 8th, 2012
Year of the Rabbit
Rained upon but resilient, the Chinese New Years Parade in black and white.
Feb 7th, 2011
Location of monument to Chinese-Canadian veterans ineffective
A statue seeking to honour the contributions of Chinese Canadian soldiers and railway workers remains somewhat obscure in Chinatown.
Jun 4th, 2010