Inheriting Resistance: Interview with Hanna Kawas

No One Is Illegal-Vancouver Coast Salish Territories presents an interview with Hanna Kawas as part of “Inheriting Resistance: A Community History Project.” For more information:

Hanna Kawas is a Palestinian born in Bethlehem, Palestine. He has been active in anti-imperialist struggles and support work for liberation movements all over the world since he arrived in Canada in 1974. Hanna is the chairperson of Canada Palestine Association, which was established in 1980, and is also the co-host of Voice of Palestine that first went on air on September 1, 1987. Hanna says “The Canadian government refuses to recognize my country of birth as Palestine, and since 1997 refuses to issue me a Canadian passport with my birthplace as Bethlehem, Palestine.”