Tag: George Galloway

What George Galloway’s successful tour of Canada proved

By James Clarke, rabble.ca, Dec. 20, 2010
It lasted over 18 months, but Jason Kenney’s attempt to ban George Galloway ended in complete and utter failure. On November 27, the former British MP, who was declared inadmissible to Canada in March 2009, joined hundreds of supporters on Parliament Hill in Ottawa where he completed an 11-city, […]

Dear Minister Melnick

Today Peace Alliance Winnipeg sent a letter to Christine Melnick, Manitoba’s Minister of Water Stewardship, expressing concern over remarks attributed to her in the Winnipeg Jewish Review that indicated it was unacceptable for the Brandon NDP Women’s Association to endorse the Winnipeg speaking engagement of George Galloway. If you wish to express your opinion to […]

Galloway: “Harper is no Jean Chretien”

As I was about to say …
… before I was so rudely interrupted by Jason Kenney: I hate terrorism, whether committed by a man in a turban or a politician in a suit
By George Galloway, Ottawa Citizen, November 24, 2010
I’ve been, I’m almost gone and the sky over Canada hasn’t fallen in. I came to […]

Video: Pursuing Jason Kenney

George Galloway paid a visit to Jason Kenney’s Calgary constituency office yesterday, looking for answers. But the immigration minister who illegally denied him entry to Canada last year was not there. Said Galloway: “If I can’t see him in Ottawa, I’ll see him in court.”   Mr. Galloway will be speaking in Winnipeg, Nov. 26. […]

George Galloway pledges to help fund Canada’s peace movement with lawsuit proceeds

By Paul S. Graham
In an interview, today, on Winnipeg’s CKUW-FM community radio station, peace and human rights activist George Galloway pledged to spend the proceeds of his lawsuit against the Canadian government to help fund the anti-war movement in this country.
Galloway was interviewed by Jonathan Wilson, co-host of CKUW’s People of Interest program which airs […]

George Galloway to speak in Winnipeg

[ November 26, 2010; 7:30 pm; ] George Galloway, the outspoken peace and human rights advocate (and former British MP who was barred from Canada by Immigration Minister Jason Kenney), will be speaking in Winnipeg.

Peace Alliance Winnipeg is honoured to host this champion of free speech, peace and human rights.

Date: Friday, November 26, 2010

Time: 7:30 p.m. (Doors open at 7:00 p.m.)

Location: Broadway […]

George Galloway in Toronto

Former British MP George Galloway says he’ll sue Kenney, Canadian government

By Mary Gazze, The Canadian Press, Oct. 3, 2010
TORONTO – British firebrand politician George Galloway donned a pair of red mittens and clenched his fists Sunday, challenging Canada’s immigration minister to a high-noon style boxing showdown.
Galloway, who said he fought in his youth, wore the […]

George Galloway’s March 30, 2009 Speech on Video

The Harper government’s attempt to silence George Galloway by denying him permission to enter Canada and preventing his speaking engagements failed miserably on Monday evening.
Since the ban on Galloway, peace groups across the country organized to break it. If the decision could not be overturned, then the ban would be broken through technological means.
As a […]

Galloway to appear on CBC’s “The Hour” tonight

The Interview The Government Doesn’t Want You to See: George Galloway on The Hour, Monday March 30th
by The Hour Blog, Mar. 27, 2009
**FRIDAY UPDATE:** George Galloway is challenging the decision not to let him into in Canada. Galloway’s lawyers will go before a Federal Court on Sunday to reverse the decision barring him from entering.
Galloway’s […]