August, 2017

Court hearing at 9am at Quebec Municipal Court (Public Statement in Solidarity with Jaggi Singh)

Public statement in solidarity with activist Jaggi Singh, arrested in Montreal for having “impersonated” Nordiques’ Michel Goulet in Québec City (not a joke) A detention review hearing will take place at 9am this morning at the Municipal Court of Quebec (285, rue de la Maréchaussée). A spokesperson of the August 20th Ad Hoc Defence Committee […]


Public statement in solidarity with activist Jaggi Singh, arrested in Montreal for having “impersonated” Nordiques’ Michel Goulet in Québec City (not a joke)

Montreal, 29 August 2017 — This morning, August 29, Montreal activist Jaggi Singh was arrested and charged with resisting arrest and taking another person’s identity, for having jokingly given his name to police as former Nordiques’ player Michel Goulet on August 20. He is being transferred to Quebec City, where he is to appear Wednesday […]


Media Advisory: Food Against Fascism! Free Food Serving in Bethune Square (Today, 2pm)

Media Advisory – For Immediate release (Montreal, August 26, 2017) Local mainstream and alternative media are invited to attend today's Food Against Fascism serving. Since May, the Food Against Fascism collective has served free, healthy, hot, multi-course meals in Bethune Square every Saturday at 2pm. In total, more than 2500 meals have been served. Today's […]


Media Advisory: Neo-Nazi member of La Meute, supposedly “suspended”, present at Quebec City demonstration

Media Advisory – For Immediate Release Neo-Nazi member of La Meute, supposedly "suspended", present at Quebec City demonstration Shawn Beauvais-MacDonald also posted the white supremacist "14 words" August 25, 2017 — Shawn Beauvais-MacDonald, the former senior level member of La Meute responsible for anglophone membership, was present at the anti-immigrant protest by La Meute in […]


Media Advisory: Response to Quebec City Mayor Régis Labeaume about anti-fascist protesters

MEDIA ADVISORY – August 22, 2017 Source: Jaggi Singh Contact: jaggisingh@gmail.com (link: www.facebook.com/JaggiMontreal/posts/10154703920411176) —– Régis Labeaume, the right-wing Mayor of Quebec City, has made inflammatory comments today (August 21, 2017) against anti-racist protesters, and against me personally. The substance of his comments have been reported here: http://bit.ly/LabeaumeComplice For those that don’t understand French, Mayor Labeaume talked about […]


Temporary foreign workers are victims of systemic racism and government politics

PRESS RELEASE   Temporary foreign workers are victims of systemic racism and government politics   10 years of the hypocritical Festival of Cultures organized by the Municipality of Saint-Remi and the Guatemalan, Honduran and Mexican consulates. Journalists are invited to a press point at:   Where: 25 Rue St–Sauveur, St–Rémi, QC J0L 2L0, Canada When: […]


Anti-racist mobilization against La Meute this Sunday in Quebec City / Anti-fascists mobilizing from Montreal

Media Advisory – For immediate releaseAnti-immigrant group La Meute, with links to Charlottesville neo-Nazi protest, attempting to demonstrate in Quebec City this Sunday. Anti-racists & anti-fascists are mobilizing to oppose La Meute, as well as other far-right demonstrations in North America. —– August 18, 2017 — Montreal Antifasciste, a local anti-fascist, anti-racist network, is encouraging […]


Gathering in opposition to Montreal Pride and to the speech given by Stéphanie Vallée, Aug 18th, 12pm – 2pm

Gathering in opposition to Montreal Pride and to the speech given by Stéphanie Vallée Montreal, Friday August 18th, from noon till 2pm, outside the Plaza/Evo hotel—Around 60 LGBTQ activists will protest in opposition to Pride Montreal/Canada and to the speech that will be given by Ms. Stephanie Vallée at noon. Ms Vallée at the National Conference […]


Media Advisory: Migrant justice organizers visit border area (Roxham Road & Lacolle) this morning …

Attention News Editors – For Immediate ReleaseFriday, August 11, 2017 — Members of Solidarity Across Borders (www.solidarityacrossborders.org) and the Non-Status Haitian Action Committee, co-organizers of the recent "Migrants Welcome" demonstration at the Olympic Stadium, will be visiting the border area south of Montreal this morning. They will specifically be at the Roxham Road crossing, as […]


Fredy Villanueva : qu’est-ce que le SPVM attend pour tenir parole ?

Fredy Villanueva : qu’est-ce que le SPVM attend pour tenir parole ? MONTRÉAL, le 9 août. À l’occasion du 9ème anniversaire du décès de Fredy Villanueva, la Coalition contre la répression et les abus policiers (CRAP) tient à rappeler que le Service de police de la Ville de Montréal (SPVM) n’a toujours pas honoré une promesse qu’il […]