In this video: Paul discusses where he is at with his hunger strike; his letter to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau; he gets emotional and warns York University and the audience not to scapegoat his decision to hunger strike.
Letter to Prime Minister Trudeau. #Stigma #SubstanceAddiction #stigma #Soccer #Justice #CanadianSoccerAssociation #FIFA #YorkUniversity #CSA #CONCACAF #PrimeMinisterJustinTrudeau #HungerStrike #RCMP #GOLTV #CANMNT #SupremeCourtofCanada
The Right Hon. Justin Trudeau, P.C., M.P.
House of Commons
Ottawa, ON K1A 0A6 June 26, 2017 Dear Honourable Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Recently the Canadian government were presented with a difficult moral dilemma. Simplifying things: Do you pay a terrorist group from the Philippines a ransom for the life of a Canadian citizen? Your agonizingly difficult decision was NO with an explanation, ‘we do not cater to terrorist demands’. A Canadian citizen then
In this video: Paul James touches base and is back on a hunger strike 72 hours and counting. Paul details what has happened since his last video appearance, specifically the injustice he has received and how it needs to be resolved and reversed. York University is called upon to do the right thing. Paul also thanks his many supporters and also informs the public of the lack of support from the Canadian Soccer Association. #Stigma #SubstanceAddiction #stigma #Soccer #Justice #
Dear York University Board of Governors, You will recall the March 15, 2017 letter I sent to you and President Shoukri. I now request your attention to the outstanding matter between Paul James and York University and an immediate audience with you as the board of governors. In the event you will NOT grant me this opportunity then I will regrettably begin on June 15, 2017 my fourth hunger strike in 6 months. The Paul James matter highlights the moral and ethical responsibilit