02.21.2016 – Feb. 21st, 2017 – Faytene Interviews MP Michelle Rempel Re the Yazidi Refugee Crisis & What the Government is Doing // Time Sensitive

Yesterday we posted a video of MY Canada Director, Faytene Grasseschi, talking with MP Michelle Rempel regarding the Yazidi refugee crisis and Canada’s current response.

Last fall the government passed a motion prioritizing getting refugees from this very vulnerable minority group to Canada. At that time the government gave themselves a 4 month window. This window ends this week and as far as we know no government sponsored refugees of the Yazidi people have yet come to Canada.

In this interview MP Michelle Rempel shares why the plight of the Yazidi people is so important and what we can do THIS WEEK to encourage our government to keep it’s promise to help them…[Click here to read the full article].