Chinatown Stroll for
Chinese Head Tax/Exclusion Redress
Vancouver, BC – The BC Coalition of Head Tax
Payers, Spouses and Descendants will mark the upcoming long weekend with a
Date: Sunday, August 6, 2006 – BC
10:00am call time – stroll to begin shortly after
Sun Yat-sen Garden east entrance
Corner of Columbia and Keefer Streets, Vancouver
The Conservative government recently imposed
a redress package unilaterally and ignored and rejected calls from head tax
families for a just and honourable redress.
The BC Coalition of Head Tax Payers, Spouses
and Descendants are today's Chinese Canadians. We welcome all Canadians to join
us in this quest for justice and honour for our
Chinese pioneers and their families.
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