Two groups of demonstrators mobilized on Saturday at the Peace Arch border crossing, one to voice their objections to illegal immigration and another to support immigration and denounce racism.
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Some of the anti-illegal immigration protestors at the Peace Arch in White Rock taunted the pro-immigration protestors as they left, but otherwise the event was peaceful.
“We organized a counter-rally to show that most Canadians stand up for the values of diversity and inclusivity,” said Donna Morgan, one of the pro-immigration organizers with Stand Up to Racism Metro Vancouver.
She said Canadians who promote inclusivity vastly outnumber those who don’t, and pointed
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