Apr 211987
 

1987-04-21.magderVIDEO – DESCRIPTION:

On April 21, 1987, Freedom Party held its Paul Magder dinner at the (then) Holiday Inn at 89 Chestnut Street in Toronto. The event included speeches by Freedom Party president Robert Metz, Douglas Devnich (Seventh Day Adventist Church), Marc Emery (then Action Director of Freedom Party and the proprietor of City Lights Bookshop in London, Ontario), and Toronto furrier Paul Magder. Emery and Magder each (as a matter of civil disobedience) had been charged, numerous times, for opening their respective stores on Sundays contrary to Ontario’s Retail Business Holidays Act.

 

 

Video Details:

Filmed: April 21, 1987
Released: November 30, 2012
Edited and Produced by: Paul McKeever
Featuring: Robert Metz, Douglas Devnich (Seventh Day Adventist Church), Marc Emery (Action Director, Freedom Party of Ontario, and proprietor of City Lights Bookshop in London), and Paul Magder (Toronto furrier).
Released on: http://www.youtube.com/fpontario
Duration: 1 hour, 35 minutes, 3 seconds
Color/BW: Full colour
URL: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qeDR-WzUEpQ