Media Advisory: Anti-Racist Alert! Anti-immigrant groups attempt to disrupt anti-racist teach-in at Concordia University (9:15am, TODAY)

[Media Advisory – For Immediate Release]

Anti-Fascist/Anti-Racist Alert!
Rendez-vous: SATURDAY, MARCH 25, 9:15am
at 1455 de Maisonneuve West (near métro Guy-Concordia)

Montreal, March 25, 2017 — Anti-immigrant racist Islamophobes are attempting to demonstrate this morning (Saturday) at Concordia University. They are attempting to protest and disrupt the "Learn to Resist" teach-in and conference organized by several anti-racist groups and individuals. Teach-in event details are available publicly here: www.facebook.com/events/1031855660291228 or here: www.qpirgconcordia.org

The organizers of the racist demonstration is the Canadian Coalition of Concerned Citizens, the same small group that called for recent anti-Muslim demonstrations across Canada. Their facebook event, called "Stop Terrorist Workshop", is linked here: www.facebook.com/events/206251239859541. The Soldiers of Odin, an anti-immigrant vigilante group, is also mobilizing.

— A Callout by the organizers of LEARN TO RESIST: Teach-in and conference about resisting the far-right.
Contact: resisttrumpmontreal@gmail.com
Teach-In Details: www.facebook.com/events/1031855660291228 or www.qpirgconcordia.org
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Source: QPIRG Concordia
Media Contact: 438-823-7243 or resisttrumpmontreal@gmail.com