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The photo gallery section allows us to share photos of David in Edmonton, Ottawa and other places he travels to. This section will be updated frequently so please check back often.

Falun Gong practitioners dressed in golden suits perform with Chinese waist drums to celebrate Falun Dafa Day on Parliament Hill on May 8, 2013
(Photo credit: Epoch Times)

Canadian Members of Parliament Celebrate World Falun Dafa Day with Practitioners in Ottawa

Elizabeth May Speaking at Falun Dafa Month Rally on Parliament Hill

Aung San Suu Kyi offers to mediate Burma peace talks
(Photo credit: The Guardian)

Gao Zhisheng Allowed Family Visit in Remote Prison
(Photo credit: The Epoch Times)

Family's Visit Confirms Chinese Dissident Is Alive

Iranian Canadians protesting rights abuses across Iran on Parliament Hill, Dec 8.

Panel discussion in Seoul, South Korea, on organ pillaging in China, Oct 31
(Photo credit: Kevin Lightwing)


Organ harvesting, Falun Gong and the Future of China, By David Matas

Diane Morrison retires after 20 years as executive director of the Ottawa Mission
(Photo credit: Ottawa SUN)

Kelly Egan: Mission bids farewell to woman who 'knew they could do better'



In Iraq, As Camp Ashraf Heat Up, Hospitalizations & Hoping for the Best?

Maryam Rajavi: As a gesture of goodwill, the residents of Ashraf will commence the 6th convoy

"Peter Lougheed was a great Canadian leader. His wisdom will be missed."
- Laura and David Kilgour

Peter Lougheed was perfect premier for province coming into its own

A forum on “Making Sense of the Turmoil in China” was held July 19 on Capitol Hill, Washington. (L to R) Dr. Damon Noto, spokesperson for Doctors Against Forced Organ Harvesting; David Kilgour, former member of the Canadian parliament, (Canada) Secretary of State for Asia-Pacific (2002-2003); Stephen Gregory (moderator), Deputy Editor-in-Chief, The Epoch Times; Yiyang Xia, Senior Director of Policy & Research, Human Rights Law Foundation; and Matthew Robertson, China editor, The Epoch Times (Lisa Fan/The Epoch Times)

Promoting Better Governance in China During Leadership Transition

The late Dr. John Garang

Two Giants
Aung San Suu Kyi urges help for Burma reforms in Westminster Hall speech

Speeches in Europe

A panel discussion at Library & Archives Canada in Ottawa on May 28 focused on the implications of Chinese state-owned investments in Canada. The panellists included (L-R) Jason Loftus , deputy publisher of The Epoch Times Canada; former cabinet minister David Kilgour; Scott Simon, University of Ottawa professor and chair of Taiwan Studies; terrorism and security specialist David Harris; and award-winning journalist Terry Glavin. (The Epoch Times)
Making Sense of China’s Political Crisis, by Jason Loftus
Promoting human rights in a China in transition, by David Matas
What Impact Does the Recent Political Turmoil in China Have on Us?, by Yiyang Xia
Strategies for ending organ transplant abuse in China
Nexen Takeover Raises Sovereignty Fears

Girls perform a Chinese ribbon dance at the Falun Dafa Day celebration on Parliament Hill May 9, 2012. (Matthew Little/The Epoch Times)
David's Speech
Ribbon Dancers and Political Prisoners

Canadians protesting human rights violations in Vietnam on Parliament Hill, Ottawa, May 5, 2012
David's speech

How China Flouts Its Laws

Chen Guangcheng adjusts to life in America

A Chinese Dissident’s Smuggled Video Messages

Rabbi Reuven Bulka blows the Shofar at Holocaust Memorial ceremony in War Museum, April 23rd (Photo credit: Frank Scheme)

Bo Xilai (Photo: GETTY IMAGES)
How to explain the current political storm in China?
Ousted Chinese Leader Is Said to Have Spied on Other Top Officials
China Myth Unravels - Wall Street Journal
Party May Be Long-Term Loser in Chinese Scandal

Marjorie Scott (August 29, 1922 – March 9, 2012)

Tribute from Marjorie’s daughter, Laura Kilgour

Tribute from Marjorie’s granddaughter, Margot Kilgour

Richard Gere to introduce Dalai Lama during visit to Ottawa
(Photograph by: MANDEL NGAN , AFP/Getty Images)

His Holiness shares his thought on building a positive world

Protesters featuring photograph of jailed Chinese human rights lawyer Gao Zhisheng walk to the Liaison Office of the Central People's Government in the Hong Kong. ( Photo credit: GETTY)

Democratic governance internationally

Marie Colvin's last piece on Syria

Several hundred Falun Gong adherents took to Parliament Hill calling on the Prime Minister to urge the Chinese regime to end its persecution of the group in China

Crowds cheer as Myanmar's Suu Kyi registers for by-election

Aung San Suu Kyi delivered Wallenberg medal by University of Michigan

Lord Robin Corbett, Human Dignity Advocate

More about Robin Corbett

Human Dignity Advocate Brian John Passes

Rescuing Gao Zhisheng, Renewing US Foreign Policy
(Photo Credit: The Epoch Times)

Hearing on "The Case and Treatment of Prominent Human Rights Lawyer Gao Zhisheng"

2012 nomination of Gao for Nobel Peace Prize

Métropolitain publisher and editor Beryl Wajsman gave the keynote speech to some 1500 participants in McGill's annual Model UN Conference

Havel: Great Leader Stilled

Elusive Destiny: The Political Vocation of John Napier Turner

Reflections on John Napier Turner

Kilgour on John Turner's public career

Elusive Destiny: The Political Vocation of John Napier Turner

Ninth Annual Beyond Borders Media Awards

Least-Expected Heroes of the Holocaust by Vera Gara

2011 Rights & Democracy John Humphrey Award (photo Credit: Rights & Democracy)

Rights & Democracy’s 20th John Humphrey Award presented to Ales Michalevic, a hero of the pro-democracy movement in Belarus, Europe’s last dictatorship

Death By China co-author Greg Autry (L) and former MP David Kilgour (C) looks on as Yiyang Xia (R) speaks during a forum on Parliament Hill Wednesday. (Photo Credit: The Epoch Times)

Demonstration by Tibetan Canadians on Parliament in Ottawa (Photo Credit: The Epoch Times)

How the Communist Party Undermines China’s Legal System to Enable Human Rights Abuses

World Medical Association 2011 assembly in Montevideo, Uruguay at which Doctors Against Forced Organ Harvesting (DAFOH) sponsored a forum at the margins of the event, which was addressed by Dr. Alejandro Centurion (California medical neurologist),  Alejandro Cowes (Buenos Aires lawyer) and David

China: an illegal organ market

Kalman Kovacs
1943 – 2011
With deep sadness, the Kilgour family mourns the passing of a dear
friend and celebrates his life of enormous integrity and courage.(more details)

Dr. Wenyi Wang, David and others at United Nations protest re the ongoing persecution of Falun Gong in China

Ahmadinejad speaks to many empty chairs at the UN General Assembly, September 22, 2011



Syrian pacifist hero Ghiyath Matar, 24, before his body was delivered to his parents


Layton’s last words: ‘Love is better than anger. Hope is better than fear’

The World in Canada

Launch of Chinese translation of Bloody Harvest on June 28 at the Legislative Yuan in Taipei, Taiwan ( The Epoch Times)

“Bloody Harvest” Book Tour Exposes Forced Organ Harvesting in China

Canadian Shabnam Assadollah accepting Iran 180 Hero Award at New York City Hall, 10 June 2011


Iran 180 coalition award winners: Shabnam Assadollah, Homayoun Mobasseri, Ahmed Bateri and David

President Jerzy Buzek of the European Parliament addressing participants at the Parliamentary Form in Brussels

David Matas addresses the New York University School of Law's Lipton Hall about the findings of his report, as professor Jerome Cohen looks on. ( The Epoch Times)

Pakistan's Minorities Minister Shahbaz Bhatti at a meeting with inter-faith leaders and parliamentarians in Ottawa less than four weeks before his murder in Islamabad

Minister Bhatti was one of the most principled and fearless leaders in Pakistan, Canada or anywhere.

Awarding ceremony for Burmese democracy leader Aung Sun Suu Kyi at Carleton University - Former Canadian Foreign Minister Flora McDonald giving a key note speech on Feb. 22, 2011 - Photo Credit: Carleton University

Video Message: Aung San Suu Kyi accepts honorary degree from Carleton University

Chairman Kerry On The Disappearance Of Chinese Lawyer Gao Zhisheng

UN rights body calls on China to release rights lawyer

Gao Zhisheng Wins Freedom of Expression Award


Geng He (L) at the Rayburn Building where she gave testimony about the persecution of her husband and family, on Jan. 18. (Photo Credit: The Epoch Times)

  • United Nations Calls for Immediate Release of Disappeared and Tortured Chinese Human Rights Lawyer Gao Zhisheng
  • Hundreds Mourn Hong Kong Democracy Activist, Szeto Wah

    Participants in Friends of South Sudan referendum event on Parliament Hill in Ottawa

    Rally of Iranian diaspora for Ashraf residents at UN Headquarters on Dec 15, 2010 (Photo Credit: Matt Ansari)

    Clive Ansley, David Kilgour, Michael Craig, Sheng Xue and Michel Juneau-Katsuya at Forum on Illegitimate influences by Foreign Governments in Canada, House of Commons, Ottawa, November 24, 2010 (photo credit: Stella Liu)

    Comments by David Kilgour, Clive Ansley, Michael Craig, Michel Juneau-Katsuya, Sheng Xue and Grace Wollensak

    Valerie Boyer, a member of the French National Assembly, introduced the motion that will require French residents who go to other countries for organ transplants to provide proof of the source of those organs. Oct. 19, 2010 (The Epoch Times)

    Combating Organ Transplant Tourism

    Iranian diasporas protest Ahmadinejad's appearance at the United Nations Sept 23rd (Photo Credit: Matt Ansari)

    Democracy Forum on Capitol Hill in Washington (L to R) Speaker Lithuanian Parliament Irena Degutiene; Speaker US House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi; Forum co-chair Carl Gershman; Forum co-chair Emanuelis Zingeris; Lithuanian Ambassador Zigis Pavilionis (Photo Credit: Inga Lukaviciute)

    Public Human Rights Education and the Killing of Falun Gong for Their Organs
    (Yoshikazu Tsuno/AFP/Getty Images)

    Hon. David Kilgour speaks at the opening reception of the art exhibition featuring the paintings of artists who are practitioners of Falun Gong, on Sept. 9, 2010 (Photo credit: The Epoch Times)

    Stop the Inhuman Persecution of Falun Gong in China (Photo credit: The Epoch Times)

    Jafar Kazemi on death row in Tehran


    Release Shiva Nazar Ahari, human rights activist in Iran!!

    Chinese Christian Lawyer Gao Zhisheng Confirmed Tortured

    Missing Lawyer Important for China’s Future

    A Letter to the London Daily Telegraph by Edward McMillan-Scott

    Abducted Chinese Human Rights Lawyer to Receive American Bar Association Award

    Former Polish President Lech Walesa and admirers in Krakow on July 3rd, 2010

    David gave Speech at Women's' National Democratic Club, Washington, 15 June 2010

    Lizhe He making his presentation at China Forum panel with Clive Ansley, David Kilgour and chaired by Scott Reid M.P. at House of Commons, Ottawa, May 5, 2010. (Photo credit: Frank Scheme) To access David's Speech: Gao Zhisheng: 'Conscience of China', click here .(Photo credit: Frank Scheme)

    Canadian Maziar Bahari and David at World Press Freedom Day (May 3rd) at National Arts Centre in Ottawa before Bahari spoke about 118 days in an Iranian prison.  Photo credit: Frank Scheme.

    Governor General Michaelle Jean presents Order of Canada to David Matas at Rideau Hall (Photo credit: Frank Scheme)

    Drive to Release Rights Attorney in China Pushes Forward

    Doubts Remain over Gao Zhisheng's Freedom

    Crusading Chinese lawyer gives up activism

    Canada Can Help an Imprisoned Chinese Hero

    Vincent Del Buono  1949 - 2010

    Ian Alexander's eulogy to Vincent at the Newman Centre, University of Toronto, 17 April 10.

    Vincent was an exemplary Canadian and citizen of the world. David was honoured to be his friend for 35 years. For an account of Vincent's many contributions, please click here. For comments by the High Commissioner of Nigeria click here

    Some of the Canadian MPs celebrating Iranian New Year on Parliament Hill

    David at media conference in Bucharest re Shen Yun (Photo credit: The Epoch Times)

    Canadians calling for democacy in Iran at Montreal rally (Feb. 13, 2010)

    David speaking in early 2010 at German-American Institute in Heidelberg, Germany. (Photo credit: Hubert Korper/The Epoch Times)

    Liu Xiaobo, Charter 08 co-author, given 11 years in prison on Christmas Day  (Photo credit: Reuters/Tyrone Siu)
    U.S., EU decry upholding of China dissident sentence

    Top Iran dissident cleric Montazeri dies at 87  (Photo credit: REUTERS)

    Growing signs of desperation


    Iranian people and Feb 11th

    International Human Rights Day demonstration at Trafalgar Square in London (Photo credit: Edward Stephen/The Epoch Times)

    Conference in Mars room of Assemblee Nationale, Paris, Dec 3rd on organ pillaging from Falun Gong

    Prélèvements d’organes sur des prisonniers du Falun Gong en Chine

    Michael Wu's speech at Assemblée Nationale

    Canadian Parliamentary Friends of Falun Gong event to launch of Bloody Harvest book on Parliament Hill, Nov 16th. (Photo credit: Samira Bouaou/The Epoch Times)

    Wife of Gao Zhisheng, Geng He and her 9-year-old son Tian with Dr Wenyi Wang, David and friends in New York


    His Holiness The Dalai Lama, speaking to 16,000 student leaders in Vancouver on We Day

    Dalai Lama tells We Day audience to show compassion

    Dalai Lama calls for a century of peace

    Near US Embassy in Ottawa, Iranian Canadians celebrate return of 36 refugees to Ashraf Oct 10th

    International Protection for Ashraf Residents Remains Essential

    David addressed a Falun Gong protest in Manhattan, opposite China President Hu Jintao's hotel, calling for an immediate stop to the ten-year persecution of Falun Gong (Photo credit: Crystal Chen)

    Fiftieth day of hunger strike over Ashraf at American embassy in Ottawa

    36 Abducted Camp Ashraf Residents Released on the Brink of Death, Triumphantly Return to Ashraf

    Canada's response on new sentence to Daw Aung San Suu Kyi

    Sign the petition: Help Justice Defeat Tyranny

    On July 16, 1500 Falun Gong practitioners held a candle light vigil in front of the Washington Monument in memory of those tortured to death during 10 years of persecution

    Uniformed Iraqis attack Iranian refugees at Ashraf in Iraq

    End the Camp Ashraf Nightmare

    Crime Against humanity in Ashraf - Amir Kheiri's murderer

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