Author Archives: FildepresseNWM

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 […]


Bissan Eid still stuck in Gaza- she needs support, not discrimination from the Canadian government

MEDIA ADVISORY Bissan Eid still stuck in Gaza, she needs support, not discrimination from the Canadian government.   Canada’s Liberal Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has made very public pronouncements about diversity being Canada’s “strength” and the fundamental humanity of all Canadians despite origin or religious background. Yet, Canadian citizens Bissan and her baby Sarah, remain […]


In Montreal’s health care system, a Sanctuary City needs more than just empty words

Hi, Here is a press release about the work done by the Solidarity across Borders Health for all comitee. We went to the 5 health institution’s (CIUSSS) general assemblies to ask for their positions about aceess to care for non-status. Their answers are quite disappointing. We remain available for further information or interviews, Kind Regards, […]


Announce Daring to Dream of Justice, a five-stop Quebec

Pour la version française, cliquez ici. May 30, 2017, Montreal – Only months after a dozen migrant workers from Guatemala were arrested by immigration officers in a job placement agency in Victoriaville, the Temporary Foreign Workers Association (TFWA) and Cinema Politica announce Daring to Dream of Justice, a five-stop Quebec tour of acclaimed filmmaker Min Sook Lee’s documentary MIGRANT DREAMS. MIGRANT DREAMS is a […]