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Komagata Maru – 100 Years On We Remember

I passed this memorial to the Komagata Maru the other day in Stanley Park. These people, Sikhs, Hindus and Muslims had travelled from India to Canada in the hopes to start a new life here. Some of them had fought in the British Army during WWI. Sadly they were turned away starving and mistreated purely because Read More …