WHAT WE DO
Stop Anti-Asian Hate Crimes Advocacy Group Association of Canada (SAAHCAG) is a community organization to promote social harmony, fight racism, and build connection in Canada. It is incorporated in B.C., as a not-for-profit and non-partisan association of Canadians with Asian heritages.
Stop Anti-Asian Hate Crimes Advocacy Group mission statement:
- To fight against racism and end hate crimes in Canada;
- To raise awareness of the existence and seriousness of racism and hate crimes in Canada, to encourage the communities to monitor racist incidents and hate crime cases;
- To promote the sharing of information and knowledge regarding Canada’s laws, regulations, government action plans, law enforcement, and preventive strategies, and international and national initiatives to combat racism and hate crimes; and
- To promote social equality and multi-culturalism.
Statement Condemning Hate-Motivated Attack at Markham Mosque
As a group dedicated to opposing hate crimes, we strongly condemn the recent incident that took place at the Islamic Society of Markham. The reported actions of a 28-year-old man who entered the mosque and engaged in a hate-motivated attack are deeply disturbing and unacceptable. The Stop Anti-Asian Hate Crimes Advocacy Group is deeply concerned about the progress of this case. As an organization that advocates for diversity, equality, and inclusivity, we oppose all forms of racial discrimination and hate ...Read More →