August 11, 1988 (33rd Parliament, 2nd Session)

NDP

Abram Ernest Epp

New Democratic Party

Mr. Ernie Epp (Thunder Bay-Nipigon):

Mr. Speaker, it is imperative that the Prime Minister's word "negotiate" describe a reality that has not been followed since January of 1985. Through you, Mr. Speaker, I ask the Prime Minister to give his word on behalf of this Government that there will be full and fair discussions with the National Association of Japanese Canadians to arrive at an agreement acceptable to the association to provide the kind of redress that is essential if this blot on the national honour is finally to be expunged.

Topic:   ORAL QUESTION PERIOD
Subtopic:   REQUEST FOR COMMITMENT TO DISCUSSIONS
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