Refine by MP, party, committee, province, or result type.

Results 16-24 of 24
Sort by relevance | Sorted by date: newest first / oldest first

Canadian Heritage committee  It would take 15 minutes. I think this came up before, but I think it's important to work with community organizations, community leaders, people in different community groups who hold a position of trust within that community, and work with those individuals and those groups in

October 18th, 2017Committee meeting

Tamara Thomas

Canadian Heritage committee  Those are both fundamental and very important aspects to any success that would come from introducing and developing a national action plan to combat racism. The original plan had both of those things. There was an accountability element and a mechanism for reporting, and there w

October 18th, 2017Committee meeting

Tamara Thomas

Canadian Heritage committee  The proliferation of negative ideas, stereotypes, hateful information, and hateful beliefs over the Internet makes it difficult to tackle the issue. I believe the Canadian Human Rights Act used to have a section—I think it was section 13—that could have been used as a recourse by

October 18th, 2017Committee meeting

Tamara Thomas

Canadian Heritage committee  Sorry, what's the most important step...?

October 18th, 2017Committee meeting

Tamara Thomas

Canadian Heritage committee  Right. I really do think that at this current time, continuing to publicly denounce these acts is of vital importance. Leadership and action from the federal level is critical to presenting to the general public the perception that the government really cares and that the governm

October 18th, 2017Committee meeting

Tamara Thomas

Canadian Heritage committee  When I pulled the information I mentioned today, it was from the justice institute for statistics collection, I believe, the Juristat. The way it was presented, it seemed as though it's applicable across the country. I'm not sure how that data was collected and whether or not tha

October 18th, 2017Committee meeting

Tamara Thomas

Canadian Heritage committee  I haven't read that document, but I am familiar with its existence.

October 18th, 2017Committee meeting

Tamara Thomas

Canadian Heritage committee  I am not sure. There's no date on the document itself. I don't know when the document was published or when its distribution began. What I can do is collect answers to questions I'm unable to answer today and get back to you.

October 18th, 2017Committee meeting

Tamara Thomas

Canadian Heritage committee  Good afternoon, Madam Chair and committee members. I appear here today on behalf of the African Canadian Legal Clinic. The ACLC was established in 1994. Our mandate is quite specific. We are a non-profit organization committed to combatting systemic and institutional anti-black

October 18th, 2017Committee meeting

Tamara Thomas