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The Sikh migrants who challenged Canadian immigration law

The Sikh migrants who challenged Canadian immigration law

The passengers aboard the SS Komagata Maru were part of a dramatic challenge to Canada’s former practice of excluding immigrants from India. Join our mailing list: https://histori.ca/email SUBSCRIBE to learn more about Canada: https://youtube.com/c/HistoricaCanada Version française: https://youtu.be/CWJAqxJWY1A In 1914, the Komagata Maru arrived in Vancouver carrying some 376 passengers, all British subjects from India. The […]