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Abuse survivor fights extradition to USA: vigil this morning at Quebec Court of Appeal

Vigil: 8:30 am, Monday December 11th, Steps of Quebec Court of Appeal, 100 Notre-dame East Boulevard, Montreal Court Hearing: 9:30 am The day after International Human Rights Day, the case of single mother and Canadian abuse survivor MM (who cannot be publicly identified) will be heard at the Quebec Court of Appeal, in Montreal. The […]


Abuse survivor fights extradition to the USA : supporters hold vigil at Quebec Court of Appeal

Vigil: 8:30 am December 11th, Steps of Quebec Court of Appeal, 100 Notre-dame East Boulevard, MontrealCourt Hearing: 9:30 am The day after International Human Rights Day, the case of single mother and Canadian abuse survivor MM (who cannot be publicly identified) will be heard at the Quebec Court of Appeal in Montreal. The federal government […]


Colonial & Racist John A. Macdonald Monument defaced in Montreal (with video and photos)

———- Forwarded message ———-From: Collectif de résistance antiraciste de Montréal <crammtl@gmail.com> (The Anti-Racist Resistance Collective of Montreal (CRAM) anonymously received a link to the following video earlier this morning: https://vimeo.com/242431388 … The video includes a link to the callout below. We are sharing this info with the public, but we are not responsible for this action.) Colonial […]


TODAY: Demonstration Against Hate and Racism in Montreal (Press Point at 1:30pm)

Media Advisory — For Immediate ReleaseQuebec stands up against against racism: More than 160 community groups mobilizing together for an important demonstration against hate and xenophobia TODAY in MontrealDATE: TODAY. Sunday, November 12, 2017 (Montréal)TIME: Press Briefing 1:30pm; Demonstration 2pmWHERE: Rue Berri, between de Maisonneuve East and Ste-Catherine EastCONTACT: 438-823-7243 or manif12novembre@gmail.comMontreal, November 12, 2017 — Today, Sunday, […]


Sunday 1:30pm: Press Point before the Demonstration Against Hate and Racism (Montreal)

Media Advisory — For Immediate ReleaseQuebec stands up against against racism: More than 160 community groups mobilizing together for an important demonstration against hate and xenophobia this Sunday in MontrealDATE: Sunday, November 12, 2017 (Montréal)TIME: Press Briefing 1:30pm; Demonstration 2pmWHERE: Rue Berri, between de Maisonneuve East and Ste-Catherine EastCONTACT: 438-823-7243 or manif12novembre@gmail.comMontreal, November 11, 2017 — This Sunday, […]


Today: Press Conference: Temporary, and undocumented workers launch campaign to demand Liberal govermnent’s labour law reform protects vulnerable and undocumented workers

Press Conference:   What: The Temporary Agency Workers Association is launching its campaign #stabilityanddignity to demand that Liberal govermnent’s labour law reform protects vulnerable and undocumented workers   When : November 9th, `10 am Where : 4755 Vanhorne Suite 110 Who: The Immigrant Workers Centre/Temporary Agency Workers Association   The Temporary Agency Workers Association is holding a […]


RCMP Misinforming and Intimidating Refugees at Roxham Road

Press Release RCMP Misinforming and Intimidating Refugees at Roxham Road Roxham Road, 7 November 2017 – Observers at the Roxham Road informal border crossing are reporting that RCMP officers are becoming increasingly aggressive towards people intending to cross into Canada, to the point that some migrants have turned back. Some RCMP officers have also been […]


Today! Over 125 Quebec groups to announce important public demonstration against racism

Media Advisory – For Immediate Release – Today!Press conference: Over 125 Quebec groups to announce important public demonstration against racism Grassroots anti-racist organizations mobilizing together for a historic demonstration against hate and xenophobiaWHEN: Wednesday, November 1st, 10amWHERE: 300 boulevard de Maisonneuve East (Montréal)CONTACT: 438-933-7654 or manif12novembre@gmail.com Montreal, November 1st, 2017 — Today, November 1st, over […]


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 […]