March, 2018

Hearing and Support Rally for Lucy: Deportation Delay gives Undocumented Organizer a Chance for Freedom

Media Advisory Hearing and Support Rally for Lucy: Deportation Delay gives Undocumented Organizer a Chance for Freedom #LetLucyStay   Montreal, 28 March 2018 — Lucy Francineth Granados will appear at a second statutory detention review hearing this morning to determine whether she will remain in detention pending deportation. Gabrielle Bouchard, President of the Fédération des […]


Release. Lucy Francineth Granados: Deportation will not take place today, but risk still imminent; Detention review hearing and rally tomorrow at 9am

Press Release LUCY FRANCINETH GRANADOS: DEPORTATION WILL NOT TAKE PLACE TODAY; LUCY REMAINS AT RISK OF IMMINENT DEPORTATION; DETENTION REVIEW HEARING AND RALLY TOMORROW AT 9AM Montreal, 27 March 2018 — Lucy Francineth Granados’ deportation has been postponed after an emergency hospitalization yesterday. She remains, however, in detention and at imminent risk of deportation. Minister […]


#LetLucyStay: Support spreads across country for undocumented single mother and community organiser facing deportation tomorrow

Media Advisory #LetLucyStay: Support spreads across country for undocumented single mother and community organiser facing deportation tomorrow26 March 2018 – Actions in cities across Canada, as well as a social media campaign “Jam the Lines”, will be launched today in a last minute bid to stop Lucy Francineth Granados’ deportation, scheduled for tomorrow, 27 March. […]


Let Lucy Stay: Growing Movement of Support for Undocumented Single Mother Facing Deportation in Two Days

Press Release Let Lucy Stay: Growing Movement of Support for Undocumented Single Mother Facing Deportation in Two DaysLIVE WEBCAST OF TODAY’S PRESS CONFERENCE at 2pm at www.facebook.com/FFQMMF/ MONTREAL, March 25, 2018 — A growing movement of support for Lucy Francineth Granados is calling on Federal Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen and Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale […]


Media Advisory – Let Lucy Stay: Montrealers Rally Around Undocumented Mother Threatened with Deportation in Three Days

Media Advisory Let Lucy Stay: Montrealers Rally Around Undocumented Mother Threatened with Deportation in Three Days  What: Let Lucy Stay: Montreal Community Demands that Lucy Francineth Granados’ Application for Permanent Residency be Accepted and March 27th Deportation Stopped When: Sunday March 25, 2018 at 2pm Where: The Immigrant Workers’ Centre (4755 Van Horne, #110, metro […]


Press Release: Undocumented Single Mother Faces Deportation in Four Days: Montrealers Outraged at Failure of Sanctuary City

Press release Undocumented Single Mother Faces Deportation in Four Days: Montrealers Outraged at Failure of Sanctuary City Montreal, March 23 2018 — Montrealers will be rallying on the steps of City Hall at noon today to hold Montreal mayor Valérie Plante to her Sanctuary City policy and feminist positions in the case of Lucy Francineth […]


Protest at noon. Lucy Francineth Granados Faces Deportation in Four Days: Montrealers Protest City Hall Inaction

Media Advisory Lucy Francineth Granados Faces Deportation in Four Days: Montrealers Protest City Hall Inaction What: Protest to Stop Deportation of Lucy When: Friday, 23 March at 12 noon Where: Montreal City Hall Montrealers will be rallying on the steps of City Hall at noon today to hold Montreal mayor Valérie Plante to her Sanctuary […]


Today at 12:30. Support Rally for Lucy Francineth Granados, undocumented woman arrested, facing deportation in Plante’s Sanctuary City

Advisory Support Rally for Lucy Francineth Granados, undocumented woman arrested, facing deportation in Plante's Sanctuary City Support Rally: Free Lucy Francineth GranadosThursday, 22 March at 12:30pmGuy-Favreau Complex, 200 René Lévesque ouest At 6am on Tuesday morning, CBSA burst into the home of Lucy Francineth Granados, an undocumented woman very active in the Non Status Women's […]


Advisory. Support Rally Thursday for Undocumented Women Violently Arrested, Facing Deportation, in the Sanctuary City of Montreal

Undocumented Woman Violently Arrested, Facing Deportation, in the so-called Sanctuary City of Montreal Support Rally on Thursday for Lucy Francineth Granados Montreal, 21 March 2018 – At 6am yesterday morning, CBSA burst into the home of Lucy Francineth Granados, an undocumented woman very active in the Non Status Women's Collective of Montreal. The CBSA officers […]


Today: Press conference: placement agency workers to express dismay over their exclusion from the labor standards reform.

MEDIA ADVISORY   Press conference: placement agency workers to express dismay over their exclusion from the labour standards reform.   Members of the Temporary Agency Workers Association (TAWA) have a pessimistic outlook of what is to come out of the Ministry of Labour in the coming days. There has never been a meaningful process to […]