Stop Anti-Asian Hate Crimes Advocacy Group Stands for Unity Amidst Israel-Palestine Conflict

Vancouver, Dec 15, 2023

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The Stop Anti-Asian Hate Crimes Advocacy Group, a leading advocate in Canada fighting against racism and discrimination, is addressing the concerns arising from the current conflict between Israel and Palestine. As an organization committed to promoting harmony and understanding in our diverse communities, we feel compelled to voice our perspective on the local community’s tensions.

In the face of global events, we must remember that, as Canadians, we come from various backgrounds and cultures. Regardless of where we originated, we share a common commitment to peace and respect for differences. Canada, as a multicultural country, thrives on the strength of its diversity.

We want to emphasize that, irrespective of the geopolitical tensions abroad, our focus should be on fostering unity and mutual respect within our communities. No one should be subjected to hatred or discrimination based on their heritage, ethnicity, or beliefs.

Our message is clear: we demand peace, understanding, and an acknowledgment of the rich tapestry of cultures that make up our nation. The Stop Anti-Asian Hate Crimes Advocacy Group firmly stands against any form of discrimination and advocates for a society where everyone is valued for their unique contributions.

As tensions escalate internationally, it becomes even more critical to remain united and uphold the values that define us as Canadians. Let us build bridges of understanding, educate one another, and work towards a future where diversity is celebrated and differences are respected.

We call on community leaders, policymakers, and citizens to join us in promoting a culture of inclusivity and peace. Together, we can create a society that stands firm against hatred and discrimination and that embraces the principles that make Canada a beacon of multiculturalism.

For media inquiries, please contact:

Ivan Pak


Stop Anti-Asian Hate Crimes Advocacy Group

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