James Wing fought to right wrongs of Chinese Head Tax

I recently attended James Wing’s funeral. He was featured in a film, Moving the Mountain, that I produced and co-directed with Willliam Ging Wee Dere. The film recounts the impact of Canada’s infamous Head Tax and Chinese Exclusion Act on the families of James and William and thousands of others in the Chinese community. James […]

Why I wouldn’t vote for Obama (and McCain… are you kidding!?)

Montreal, November 3, 2008 — The progressive community in Quebec and Canada appears to be hopping on the Barack Obama bandwagon a little too uncritically for my taste. I can understand, the past few years of Bush Sr. and Bush Jr. have been so disgusting, just the thought of change is making a lot of […]