September, 2014

Media scrum to demand meeting with Minister Sam Hamad

PRESS RELEASE September 25, 2014 For immédiate release   What: Media scrum to demand meeting with Minister Sam Hamad When: 11:00 am, September 25th, 2014 Where: Tour de la Place Victoria, 800 rue Square Victoria (outside the office of Quebec Labour) Who: The Coalition Against Precarious Work   On September 25th, 2014 members of the […]


Today: Montrealers rally at Laval prison complex to denounce migrant detention and the entire system of incarceration in Canada

RALLY Saturday, September 20 Meet at noon at 200 Montee Saint-Francois, Laval On Saturday September 20th members of the Montreal community will rally in front of the Laval Immigration Holding Centre, Canada’s largest immigration detention centre, and the Federal Training Centre, a federal prison across the street to denounce migrant detention and the entire prison […]


Rally against migration detention and double punishment

MEDIA ADVISORY  RALLY AGAINST MIGRATION DETENTION AND DOUBLE PUNISHMENT Migrant and prisoners’ justice activists join allies across the country to denounce immigration detention and double punishment, one year after Lindsay strikes On Wednesday, September 17, events will be held in Canadian cities to commemorate the one-year anniversary of strikes by immigrants detained in Lindsay. On […]


Guatemalan Independence Day: Nothing to Celebrate for Agricultural Workers

  Media Advisory Guatemalan Independence Day: Nothing to Celebrate for Agricultural Workers   We continue marginalized, exploited, and excluded through Quebec’s Seasonal Agricultural Worker Program (SAWP) Press conference Monday, September 15th,    10am 4755 Van Horne Avenue, office 110 Noé Arteaga, ex-foreign agricultural worker from Guatemala at “Savoura” and volunteer at the Immigrant Workers Centre […]