Komagata Maru

Aug 1, 2014

100th anniversary walking tour of the Komagata Maru

In 1914, the Komogata Maru steamed into Vancouver. For the next two months, the over 300 would-be immigrants were stranded in the harbour. Naveen Girn led a historical walking tour on July 23.

100th Anniversary of the Komagata Maru -- Mass Rally

Jul 27, 2014
Canada Place
999 Canada Place
Vancouver , BC
49° 17' 16.4724" N, 123° 6' 48.0204" W
British Columbia CA
This year marks the 100th anniversary of an incident that occurred as a direct result of the racist policies of the Canadian government and the anti-people laws it has enacted and enforced.
May 23, 2014

The history of the Komagata Maru

Gurkirat Batth
Gurnishan Singh
Today is the 100th anniversary of the Komagata Maru's arrival in Vancouver, which sparked a challenge to anti-migrant racism in Canada -- a struggle that continues today.
May 23, 2014

Commemorating 100 years of the Komagata Maru

No One Is Illegal-Vancouver
One hundred years ago the 376 passengers of Komagata Maru were refused entry into British Columbia by Canadian immigration officers. How different is our country today?
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