March, 2017

Montrealers hold a rally against the commercialization of Radio Centre-Ville

Media release For immediate release Montrealers hold a rally against the commercialization of Radio Centre-Ville Montreal, March 29, 2017 – Like other community radios, Radio Centre-Ville (RCV), is experiencing a financial crisis. However, the deficit is a democratic one. The administrators of the Radio have cancelled most of the shows produced by 150 volunteers (in […]


Press Advisory: A young mother with a Canadian child faces deportation on March 30th, 2017

AVIS AUX MÉDIAS Communiqué de presse Une jeune maman, menacée de crime d'honneur pour son mariage avec un homme de caste inférieur, et son enfant canadien  affrontent la déportation vers la Mauritanie le 30 mars 2017.    Montréal, 24 mars 2017  – Lalla Mohammed Ahmed a peur d'être assassinée par ses proches restés en Mauritanie s’il elle […]


Media Advisory: Anti-Racist Alert! Anti-immigrant groups attempt to disrupt anti-racist teach-in at Concordia University (9:15am, TODAY)

[Media Advisory – For Immediate Release] Anti-Fascist/Anti-Racist Alert!Rendez-vous: SATURDAY, MARCH 25, 9:15amat 1455 de Maisonneuve West (near métro Guy-Concordia) Montreal, March 25, 2017 — Anti-immigrant racist Islamophobes are attempting to demonstrate this morning (Saturday) at Concordia University. They are attempting to protest and disrupt the "Learn to Resist" teach-in and conference organized by several anti-racist […]


Undocumented Women Intercept Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen on Eve of International Day against Racism: What About Us?

Undocumented Women Intercept Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen on Eve of International Day against Racism: What About Us? Montreal, 21 mars 2017 — Federal Minister of Immigration, Ahmed Hussen, was intercepted by three non-status women a few days before the International Day Against Racism as he entered Montreal's Sheraton Hotel to give a speech at an […]


Commemoration to demand justice for the girls and adolescents disappeared on International Women’s Day in Guatemala.

Montreal, Quebec March 20, 2017 Commemoration on March 18 to demand justice for the girls and adolescents disappeared on International Women's Day in Guatemala. In Montreal, we are in solidarity with the girls and adolescents killed in the Virgen de la Asunción “Safe House” in Guatemala. We are in mourning with you and demand justice […]


Media Advisory: Immigration Minister’s speech disrupted and cut short in Montreal today by protesters demanding cancellation of Safe 3rd Country Agreement & Open Borders

Media Advisory – For immediate release Montreal, March 17, 2017 — A speech by Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen was disrupted and cut short today in Montreal by migrant justice activists.The activists unveiled an "Open the Borders" banner which was beside the Minister throughout the speech. The text of their flyer is included below, with the […]


Media Advisory: Demonstration in solidarity with Deli Sokolow Employees

Media Advisory Media Advisory DEMONSTRATION IN SOLIDARITY WITH DELI SOKOLOW EMPLOYEES What: Demonstration in support of former workers of the Deli Sokolow When: Sunday, March 5, 2017 Where: Metro Place Saint Henri Montreal, March 3, 2017–Montrealers will be taking to the streets this Sunday to support former Deli Sokolow employees in their struggle to recover their stolen wages. […]


(Media Advisory) Community Alert: Montreal is NOT a Sanctuary City

[Media Advisory — For immediate release] Media Contact information:Cell: 438-933-7654Email: solidaritesansfrontieres@gmail.com Community Alert: Montreal is NOT a Sanctuary City Montreal, March 2, 2017 – Solidarity Across Borders, a migrant justice organization based in Montreal, active since 2004, is issuing this Community Advisory in order to correct the misleading public information concerning the passing of Montreal’s symbolic “Sanctuary City” Declaration on […]