Piece on Russian disinformation campaign practicing what it preaches against, says letter writer

The Hill Times (March 6, 2019) https://www.hilltimes.com/2019/03/06/piece-on-russian-disinformation-campaign-practicing-what-it-preaches-against-says-letter-writer/190791 Letters to the Editor Piece on Russian disinformation campaign practicing what it preaches against, says letter writer Re: “Canada is a target of Russia’s disinformation. Let’s be ready,” (The Hill Times, Jan. 30, p. 10). In this article, Alexandra Chyczij, the national president of the Ukrainian Canadian Congress, misrepresents the information contained in a report on the Ukrainian Canadian diaspora broadcast by the…

March 11, 2019
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Open Letter to the Macdonald-Laurier Institute in reply to the publication of Marcus Kolga’s report “Stemming the Virus”

By this letter the Russian Congress of Canada (RCC) expresses its deepest regret that the Macdonald-Laurier Institute, which claims to be Canada’s only truly public, rigorously independent and non-partisan policy think tank, has published the report “Stemming the Virus” by Marcus Kolga. This report makes unsupported and inappropriate accusations against the RCC and others whose opinions differ from the author’s. We ask that this report be withdrawn and an official…

February 23, 2019
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RCC statement on CBC coverage of the Rossiya 1 report on the Ukrainian Canadian Diaspora

This open letter is in regards to the broadcast by Moscow correspondent Chris Brown on CBC: The National aired on January 15, 2019 ( https://www.cbc.ca/news/world/top-russian-news-host-takes-aim-at-ukrainian-canadians-1.4980859 ). This broadcast covered the video report on the Ukrainian Canadian Diaspora, produced by the journalist of the Russian National TV Channel Rossiya 1 (Russia 1) Anton Lyadov and aired in the weekly news review on Sunday, January 13 (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wYotE8i8Oyo ). Russian Congress of Canada…

February 10, 2019
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We celebrate CANADA DAY together!

Russian Congress of Canada celebrated Canada Day at Earl Bales Park, on July 1, 2018. Canada Day! What could be better than to celebrate this wonderful day in Earl Bales Park together as a multinational Canadian family. Happy family holiday! The concert of wonderful song performers, dancers and musicians, the illusionist who amazed everyone with his tricks, interactive dances and games, Cossack fun, athletic performances, Chinese Qi Gong Wellness Gymnastics…

June 5, 2018
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Open Letter to Hon. Justin Trudeau on the suppression of constitutional rights of minorities in Ukraine

The Right Honourable Justin Trudeau Prime Minister of Canada ‎   September 22, 2017 The Amendment of the Ukraine Education Act   Dear Prime Minister Trudeau, The Russian Congress of Canada expresses its deep concern about the law on education adopted on September 5th, 2017 by the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine that restructures Ukraine’s education system and specifies that Ukrainian must be the main language used in schools, rolling back…

September 22, 2017
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Appel aux députés du Parlement canadien afin de leur demander de dénoncer les tentatives de ternir les souvenirs collectifs de la Grande Victoire russe sur le nazisme allemand et d’arrêter la falsification de l’histoire

  Appel aux députés du Parlement canadien afin de leur demander de dénoncer les tentatives de ternir les souvenirs collectifs de la Grande Victoire  russe sur le nazisme allemand et d’arrêter la falsification de l’histoire. Chambre des Communes Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1A 0A6 23 mai 2017 Chers parlementaires, Il y a soixante-douze ans, la plus horrible guerre du XXe siècle se terminait par une victoire spectaculaire des Puissances Alliées sur…

May 24, 2017
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World War II Victory Day Ceremony at Toronto City Hall

2017
May 14, 2017

On Monday, May 8th  in Nathan Phillips Square outside Toronto City Hall we commemorated the anniversary V-E Day and Victory Day. V-E Day, May 8. 1945 (Victory Day in Europe) mark the Allies formal acceptance of Nazi Germany’s unconditional surrender of its armed forces. Victory Day, May 9, 1945  is a holiday that commemorates the victory of the Soviet Union over Nazi Germany in the Great Patriotic War.  

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