UPDATE: The group bringing Galloway to Ottawa says the show will go on:
The Ottawa Peace Assembly — the city-wide coalition of groups committed to peace and human rights — affirms today that we will defy this travel ban. One way or another – whether by streaming video or in person – Canadians are going to hear what George Galloway and the peace have to say, whether the Harper government likes it or not.
George Galloway isn’t too pleased with the Federal government’s decision to ban him from the country:
“We’ll be in court soon to try and overturn this,” Galloway said. “Canada remains a free country with an independent judiciary. They will have to review whether he has acted reasonably in these circumstance.”
“I’m not a supporter of terrorism,” Galloway told the Citizen from his London office on Friday.