Latest Past Events

15
Sep
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Hate

September 15, 2021, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Hate Speech in B.C.: Learn about laws on hate speech

When it comes to hate speech in B.C., you have rights. Do you know what these are? BC’s Office of the Human Rights Commissioner has released a guide to help people in B.C. better understand hate speech laws and their rights and responsibilities under those laws. On Wednesday, Sept. 15,…

26
May
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Discrimination

May 26, 2021, 8:00 am - 8:30 am

Virtual

“I love my human rights” series launch and watch party: Brandon Yan’s story

On Wednesday, May 26, BC’s Office of the Human Rights Commissioner (BCOHRC) is hosting a virtual screening of our new “I love my human rights” video series with a story featuring Vancouver’s Brandon Yan. Yan is the Executive Director for Out On Screen, a B.C. film and education non-profit that…

08
Apr

Decolonization

April 8, 2021, 3:00 am - 4:00 am

Virtual

Meet B.C.'s Human Rights Commissioner: A chat about human rights and the grandmother perspective

On Thursday, April 8, BC’s Office of the Human Rights Commissioner (BCOHRC) is hosting “Meet B.C.'s Human Rights Commissioner: A chat about human rights and the grandmother perspective.” We invite you to bring a warm drink and snack to tune into a chat between Kasari Govender, B.C.’s Human Rights Commissioner,…