M E D I A A D V I S O R Y
Chinese Head Tax & Exclusion Act (HTEA) Redress Committee
A Coalition of Head Tax Payers, Spouses, Descendants and Supporters
website: www.asian.ca/redress emails: email@example.com / firstname.lastname@example.org
CANADA'S CHINESE "HEAD TAX" REDRESS TOPIC ON
STERLING FAUX NATIONAL RADIO SHOW - FEBRUARY 23, 2002
21 February 2002
VANCOUVER & EDMONTON – The New Zealand government has recently apologized to its Chinese community for past injustices and discriminatory policies, as the first step toward negotiation and reconciliation.
When will Ottawa do the same? Find out more, as we shed light on the history of the Canada’s Chinese and “Head Taxes.”
Guest interviewee Kenda Gee, Chair of the Chinese Head Tax and Exclusion Act (HTEA) Redress Committee in Edmonton, dispels the myths on the Sterling Faux Radio Show.
DATE: Saturday, Februrary 23, 2002
AIR TIME: 9:30 pm (PT)
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