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PRESS RELEASE: Montrealers Will Gather to Honour the Lives of Missing and Murdered Women on Valentine’s Day

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 14, 2018 Montrealers Will Gather to Honour the Lives of Missing and Murdered Women on Valentine's Day MONTREAL – This Valentine’s Day, Montrealers will gather to honour the lives of missing and murdered women. A Community Gathering will take place at the Native Friendship Centre (2001 St-Laurent) from 6-8pm and will […]


Tonight: Parc-Extension Residents Rally in Opposition to the Plaza Hutchison Redevelopment Plan

;text-indent:0px;text-transform:none;white-space:normal;word-spacing:0px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255);text-decoration-style:initial;text-decoration-color:initial”>Media Advisory Parc-Extension Residents Rally in Opposition to the Plaza Hutchison Redevelopment Plan What: Rally outside the  Comité Consultatif Urbain of Villeray-St-Michel-Parc-Extension meeting When: Monday February 12, 2018 at 6pm Where: Metro Parc Parc-Extension community members will be taking the streets as the Comité Consultatif Urbain (CCU) of Villeray-St-Michel-Parc-Extension meets behind closed doors to discuss Ron […]


Today: Temporary placement agency workers demand their rights to the Minister of Labour, Dominique Vien.

Media Advisory   STATEMENT: Temporary placement agency workers demand their rights to the Minister of Labour, Dominique Vien.   The Placement Agency Workers' Association demonstrates in front of the Minister of Labor's office to insist that the government protect the growing number of vulnerable, poorly paid and exploited workers in Quebec by adopting their demands […]


Tonight: Rally Against Plaza Hutchison Luxury Apartment Project

;text-indent:0px;text-transform:none;white-space:normal;word-spacing:0px;text-decoration-style:initial;text-decoration-color:initial;font-size:small;background-color:rgb(255,255,255);float:none;display:inline”>Media Advisory Rally Against Plaza Hutchison Luxury Apartment Project What: Rally outside the Villeray-St-Michel-Parc-Extension borough council meeting When: Tuesday, February 6, 2018 at 5:30pm Where: Outside Metro Parc Residents of Parc Extension will be rallying tonight to oppose the building of luxury apartments in Plaza Hutchsion outside the Villeray-St-Michel-Parc-Extension borough council meeting. On January 11th, […]


28 and 29 janvier. We Refuse to Forget. Neighbourhood Rallies against Islamophobia / anti-Muslim Racism in Montreal.

Media Advisory We Refuse to Forget. Neighbourhood Rallies against Islamophobia / anti-Muslim Racism in Montreal. Côte des neiges / NDG / Westmount: Community gathering and candlelight march at Unitarian Church of Montreal, 5035 de Maisonneuve W., Sunday 28th January at 4 p.m.McGill: Rally on the stairs of the Arts Building, Monday, 29th January at 12:15pmHochelaga: […]


January 29th. We Refuse to Forget. Neighbourhood Rallies against Islamophobia in Montreal.

Media Advisory January 29th. We Refuse to Forget. Neighbourhood Rallies against Islamophobia in Montreal. Monday, 29 January Verdun: 5pm in front of Verdun MetroPlateau Mont Royal: 5pm in front of Mont Royal MetroVilleray: 5:30pm in front of Jean Talon metro (exit Tour Jean Talon) January 29th, 2018 marks one year since 6 men were killed […]


Today: Parc-Extension Residents to Rally Against Luxury Apartment Project for Plaza Hutchison

Media Advisory Parc-Extension Residents to Rally Against Luxury Apartment Project for Plaza Hutchison What: Rally against Ron Basal's project for Plaza Hutchison When: Thursday January 11, 2017 at 6pm Where: 405 Ogilvy Street Parc-Extension residents will gather tomorrow in front of the borough office to oppose the construction of luxury apartments at Plaza Hutchison. At […]


NEW YEARS EVE DEMONSTRATION TARGETS LAVAL PRISONS

Laval, 1 January 2018 – On the evening of December 31st, 100 people celebrated New Year's Eve outside of prison facilities in Laval. The annual celebration saw participants arrive with whistles, drums, banners, and fireworks while music played and people danced through the -25 degree weather. “We’ve organized this event for several years now. We […]


RCMP Recorded Misinforming Migrants at Roxham Road Informal Border Crossing

Press Release               RCMP Recorded Misinforming Migrants at Roxham Road Informal Border Crossing Roxham Road, 20 December 2017 – Solidarity Across Borders has obtained a recording from independent monitors at the Roxham Road site near Champlain, New York in which an RCMP officer orders migrants to “take the bus […]


PRESS RELEASE: Guinean Community members facing deportation invite Mairesse Valerie Plante to meet about Montreal’s Sanctuary City Policy

Press Release Guinean Community members facing deportation invite Mairesse Valerie Plante to meet about Montreal’s Sanctuary City Policy Media Contacts: Ansou Barry, Guinean Committee in Support of Status for All: 514-402-2675 Mostafa Henaway, Immigrant Workers Centre: 514-659-0106Email: statutpourlesguineens@gmail.com– Montreal, 18 Dec 2017 —  On International Migrant Day Monday December 18th, Guinean community members facing deportation […]