December 10, 2012, a day I will never forget because on that morning, I was recruited as an Auxiliary Police Constable, a long goal I strived to achieve since I arrived in Canada in 1999 as a foreign student. Read Kevin's story →
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On 17 October 1913, Panama Maru arrived at Victoria, British Columbia. The passengers' experience with Canadian immigration policies and law sheds light on the nature of immigrant exclusion from Canada in the early twentieth century, including the more well-known refusal of passengers from Komagata Maru the following year.