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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 […]


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 […]


Press Conference: Blind Woman Refused Vital Rehabilitation Services because of her Immigration Status in Coderre’s Sanctuary City

Media Advisory Press Conference: Blind Woman Refused Vital Rehabilitation Services because of her Immigration Status in Coderre’s Sanctuary City Publié par Cité sans frontières / Solidarity City / Ciudad Solidaria (Montréal) sur 3 mai 2017 “Marcia”*, a blind undocumented woman, has been denied access to rehabilitation services by the Montreal Association for the Blind (MAB-Mackay), despite […]


Hopes are fading for undocumented children wanting to go to school this fall : rally and press point Sunday May 21st

Press release Hopes are fading for undocumented children wanting to go to school this fall : rally and press point Sunday May 21st Montreal, Sunday, May 21st 2017 : A month before the end of the parliamentary session, hope is fading for a legislative change that would allow children with precarious immigration status to go […]


Photos of two Guatemalan Migrant Workers at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights

MEDIA ADVISORY   Photos of two Guatemalan Migrant Workers at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights   Pictures by Luigi Pastò from his ongoing documentary series “conditions of worth” were selected to be part of the exhibit Points of View, a national human rights photography exhibition at the Canadian Museum of Human Rights which opens on June 23. The selected […]


Flash-mob draws attention to unconstitutional mining exploration in the face of Algonquin opposition, in and around the La Vérendrye wildlife reserve

Press release PICTURES : barrierelakesolidarity.org Flash-mob draws attention to unconstitutional mining exploration in the face of Algonquin opposition, in and around the La Vérendrye wildlife reserve (Kitiganik and Montreal, May 4th 2017) On Thursday, May 4th, at 8:30am, a noisy flash-mob gathered in front of Copper One's offices at 2000, McGill College Avenue, to protest the company's attempts to […]


Anticapitalist Mayday Protest in Montreal

Anticapitalist Mayday Protest They are rich because we are poor and we are right to revolt!   Meetup: May 1st, 2017 at 6PM at Phillips Square (McGill metro) in Montreal   Montreal, April 29th, 2017- The Anticapitalist convergence (CLAC-Montreal) organizes, for the ten straight year, the anticapitalist mayday protest. This year, the International Workers’ Day protest outlines our campaign on poverty and precarity named “they are rich because […]