October, 2017

Recording Confirms that Muslim Women who Cover their Faces will be Denied Right to Vote in Montreal Municipal Elections

Press Release Recording Confirms that Muslim Women who Cover their Faces will be Denied Right to Vote in Montreal Municipal Elections Montreal, 30 October 2017 — As Montreal prepares to vote in municipal elections on Sunday, a recording reveals that election officials are being trained to refuse Muslim women who cover their faces for religious […]


Media Advisory: Press conference: Over 100 Montreal-area groups to announce important public demonstration against racism

Media Advisory – For Immediate Release Press conference: Over 100 Montreal-area groups to announce important public demonstration against racism Grassroots anti-racist organizations mobilizing together for a historic demonstration against hate and xenophobia WHEN: Wednesday, November 1st, 10am WHERE: 300 boulevard de Maisonneuve West CONTACT: 438-933-7654; Media can confirm their attendance at the press conference by […]


Media Advisory: Author of ANTIFA: The Anti-Fascist Handbook in Montreal

;text-decoration-style:initial;text-decoration-color:initial;word-spacing:0px”>MARK BRAY is a historian of human rights, terrorism, and political radicalism in Modern Europe who is currently a lecturer at Dartmouth College. He was one of the organizers of Occupy Wall Street and is the author of Translating Anarchy: The Anarchism of Occupy Wall Street and the co-editor of Anarchist Education and the Modern School: A Francisco […]


TODAY 5pm: 8th annual vigil in Montreal to commemorate victims of police killings

PRESS RELEASE – For immediate release 8th annual vigil in Montreal to commemorate victims of police killings Montreal, October 21st, 2017 – The Justice for the Victims of Police Killings Coalition is inviting media representatives to the 8th edition of our annual commemorative vigil. This event will take place on Sunday, October 22nd 2017, starting […]


19 Oct. @ 11:45am Non-Status Women to Mayor: “Coderre, where’s your Sanctuary City?!”

Media Advisory Non-Status Women to Mayor: "Coderre, where's your Sanctuary City?!" What: Rally and Creative Action at Montreal City Hall When: Thursday, 19 October 2017 at 11:45AM Where: 275 Notre Dame East, Montreal (Champ-de-Mars metro) Nine months after Denis Coderre's announcement that he would make Montreal into a Sanctuary City, and in the context of […]


/R E P R I S E — A rally will be held in front of the Court of Appeals, Montreal Office to support Guatemalan migrant workers defrauded by a recruitment agency.

MEDIA ADVISORY A rally will be held in front of the Court of Appeals, Montreal Office to support Guatemalan migrant workers defrauded by a recruitment agency.     What: A rally outside the Montreal office of the Federal Court of Appeals on 30 McGill Street is organized for 8:30 am on Wednesday, October 18. The […]


Supporters of defrauded Guatemalan migrant workers

October 17, 2017     MEDIA ADVISORY Supporters of defrauded Guatemalan migrant workers demand the removal of their deportation orders.     What: A rally outside the Montreal office of the Federal Court of Appeals on 30 McGill Street is organized for 8:30 am on Wednesday, October 18. The rally will be held just before […]


19 Oct. Non-Status Women to Mayor: “Coderre, so where’s your Sanctuary City?!”

Media Advisory Non-Status Women to Mayor: "Coderre, so where's your Sanctuary City?!" What: Rally and Creative Action at Montreal City Hall When: Thursday, 19 October 2017 at 11:45AM Where: 275 Notre Dame East, Montreal (Champ-de-Mars metro) Nine months after Denis Coderre's announcement that he would make Montreal into a Sanctuary City, and in the context […]


Today! Guinean refugees protest deportation from Canada in Montreal

Montréal stands against the deportation of Guinean refugees! When: Sunday, October 1, 2017 at, 2pm Where: métro Mont-Royal Montréal, Québec What:  Members of the Guinean community in Montreal who are facing deportation from Canada and their allies will be holding a rally to call on Trudeau Liberal government to end the deportations to Guinea and […]