National Remembrance of the 100th Anniversary of the Chinese Exclusion Act
On June 23, 2023, Senator Yuen Pau Woo, Senator Victor Oh and Action! Chinese Canadians Together (ACCT) Foundation hosted a National Remembrance event in the Senate of Canada Chamber on the 100th anniversary of the enactment of the Chinese Exclusion Act in Canada. The event was an opportunity to recognize the longstanding relationship between Chinese Canadians and Indigenous Peoples in Canada, to enhance a sense of pride and belonging, and to take action against racism. Watch the recording:
Photography by Mr. David Lai of Visions by David.