PeaceGeeks and Simon Fraser University Centre for Dialogue will be holding PeaceTalks #34: Talking About Racism in Canada on Wednesday, February 8, 2017. The panel discussion, which includes Seemi Ghazi, Kory Wilson, and Hope Sealy, will be held at HiVE Vancouver, 128 West Hastings Street, from 6:00pm to 7:30pm. You can register for the event here. The panel will be discussing the question “How do we talk about racism in Canada to affect positive change?” To see some of the great work that PeaceGeeks has been up to, visit their YouTube channel.
The No Ban, No Wall Rally, which was originally scheduled for Feb. 5, has been rescheduled for Sunday, February 12, 2017 from 10:00am to 3:00pm at 138 Peace Park Drive in White Rock.
S.U.C.C.E.S.S. will be hosting a “Community Forum on Immigration & Racial Discrimination” on Wednesday, February 22, 2017. The event will be held at UBC’s Robson Square campus at 1:30pm, with a reception to follow at 5:30pm. The cost for the forum is $5.00, and those interested in reserving a seat can do so here.
Coalition Against Bigotry – Pacific has announced a march to mark the International Day Against Racism on Sunday, March 26, 2017. The march will begin at Thornton Park at Main and Terminal in Vancouver at 2:00pm.