June, 2017

Media Advisory: Urgent Mobilization at Quebec-US Border on July 1st / Stop Racist Intimidation of Refugees!

Attention News Editors – For Immediate ReleaseUrgent mobilization at the Quebec-US Border In support of refugees and against the anti-refugee racists of the Storm Alliance & La Meute When: July 1st, 2017; Media Briefing at 10amWhere: At the Roxham Road Crossing near Hemmingford (Roxham Road, south of Chemin Fisher) Map: http://bit.ly/2saPbxjMedia Contact: 438-933-7654 More information: http://bit.ly/July1stOpenTheBorders […]


Press Advisory: Rally ! Stop the deportation of Guinean refugees from Canada !

Press Advisory What:  Rally ! Stop the deportation of Guinean refugees from Canada !  When: Wednesday June 28th @ 5:30pm Where: In front of Metro Mont-Royal , Montreal Quebec Members of the Guinean community here in Quebec, who are facing deportation back to Guinea with allies and supporters will be holding a rally to demand […]


Rally to demand a raise in the minimum wage of Quebec to 15$ at the borough council of Côte-des-Neiges-Notre-Dame-de-Grâc

Minimum wage at 15$ per hour   Rally to demand a raise in the minimum wage of Quebec to 15$ / hour and ask the borough council of Côte-des-Neiges-Notre-Dame-de-Grâce to support the cause   Montreal, June 27, 2017 – “Côte-des-Neiges together for $15,” a neighborhood committee, is organizing a rally in order to demand for […]


Mexicans United for Regularization Denounces Canadian Policies on World Refugee Day

On its 150th Anniversary, Canada is Complicit with Violence against Women and the Violation of Human Rights in Mexico  © Marc Bergeron.  All rights reserved. MEDIA ADVISORY FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE On its 150th Anniversary, Canada is Complicit with Violence against Women and the Violations of Human Rights in Mexico  June 20, 2017 – The Canadian Museum […]


Press conference precedes demonstration against deportations, for open borders and a solidarity city

Press Advisory MONTREAL, JUNE 18 @1PM: PRESS CONFERENCE PRECEDES DEMONSTRATION AGAINST DEPORTATIONS, FOR OPEN BORDERS AND A SOLIDARITY CITY Open the Borders and Status for All Press Conference Sunday, June 18th at 1PM *please note the change in time* #592 – 6767 Côte-des-Neiges On Sunday, June 18, migrants, refugees and their allies will take the streets […]


Montreal community condemn Canadian government’s inaction in supporting Bissan Eid’s struggle to return home

For immediate release: Montreal community condemn Canadian government’s inaction in supporting Bissan Eid’s struggle to return home   Montreal, June 15, 2017- Dozens of Montreal community members gathered today  in front of Concordia University in solidarity with Bissan to demand that Justin Trudeau and the Canadian government support Bissan Eid and facilitate her return home. […]


Five Months Too Many – Montreal community hold second rally to condemn Canadian government inaction to support Bissan Eid’s struggle to return home

Media Advisory Five Months Too Many – Montreal community hold second rally to condemn Canadian government inaction to support Bissan Eid’s struggle to return home What: Five Months Too Many – Montreal community condemn government inaction in the situation of Bissan Eid When: Thursday, June 15, 2017. Press point at 12h. Where: Corner of Rue […]


Migrants, refugees and allies stage festive demonstration against deportations, for open borders and for a solidarity city

Press Release MIGRANTS, REFUGEES AND ALLIES STAGE FESTIVE DEMONSTRATION AGAINST DEPORTATIONS, FOR OPEN BORDERS AND A SOLIDARITY CITY PRESS CONFERENCE: Sunday, June 18 2017 at 1:30 pm, Room 592 – 6767 chemin de la Côte-des-Neiges DEMONSTRATION AND MARCH: Sunday, June 18, 2:00 pm, departure from Nelson Mandela Park (rue Victoria between Barclay and Bouchette) Montreal, Sunday, […]


Montreal community hold rally in support of Bissan Eid’s struggle to return home

Media Advisory Montreal community hold rally in support of Bissan Eid’s struggle to return home   What: Community Rally for Bissan Eid When: Thursday, June 8, 2017. Press point at 12h. Where: Corner of Rue Guy / Boulevard de Maisonneuve West Montreal, June 8, 2017- Montrealers will gather this Thursday to express their solidarity with […]


Marcia will get help from Montreal Association from the Blind at last, despite immigration status

Press Release Marcia will get help from Montreal Association from the Blind at last, despite immigration status Montreal, 2 June 2017 — Marcia, a blind, undocumented woman, learned yesterday that she would finally receive help from the Montreal Association for the Blind. Marcia has been trying to access the rehabilitation services she needs since she […]