Stop Jatinder’s Imminent Deportation to India!

June 9, 2021
Stop Jatinder’s Imminent Deportation to India!

What: Speak-out in solidarity with Jatinder Singh When: Thursday, June 10, 2021 at noon Where: In front of 1010 St. Antoine W. (Canada Border Services Agency) https://www.facebook.com/events/334609211462645 Community members, supporters, and friends will once again be gathering to demand a stop to the deportation of Jatinder Signh, scheduled to take place in less than 7 days. We will be gathering in front of the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) office at 1010 St. Antoine W. to demand an end to the racist violence of CBSA. Jatinder’s deportation is iminent and time is running out – join us as we...

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Call to Action: Stop Jatinder Singh’s Imminent Deportation to India!

May 28, 2021
Call to Action: Stop Jatinder Singh’s Imminent Deportation to India!

Update: June 4: Video report, CityNews: Advocates denounce tracking detainees June 2: A detailed report by CityNews: CBSA deporting undocumented worker to COVID-ravaged India despite pleas from family, advocates May 30: Communiqué following the rally and the photos — *** Rally on Saturday, May 29th at 11am *** In front of Metro Parc (corner of Ogilvy et Hutchison) https://www.facebook.com/events/233874385170579 Jatinder Singh is facing deportation to India on June 15, 2021, amidst a devastating second wave of COVID-19 in India. At present, COVID-19 cases and deaths are surging in India, and flights from India to Canada have been suspended since...

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Week of Action Montreal – Ottawa for Status for All!

April 22, 2021
Week of Action Montreal – Ottawa for Status for All!

Mass March in Montreal Sunday, 18 July at 11am, Hector-Toe-Blake Park (Hope Ave. and René Levesque Blvd West, Atwater metro) Neighbourhood flyering for Status for All Monday, 19 July: contact us at solidaritesansfrontieres@gmail.com to join us in your neighbourhood Dollarama workers for Status for All Tuesday, 20 July at 2:30pm at de la Savanne Metro Community Supper/Eid Al Adha Celebration Wednesday, 21 July at 5pm. Contact us à solidaritesansfrontieres@gmail.com for the location (places are limited). Health for All Thursday, 22 July at noon at the MUHC – Glen (Vendôme metro) Soccer Game: CBSA vs undocumented migrants Friday, 23 July...

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Undocumented Migrants Announce Historic March On Ottawa: “Trudeau, we’re tired of waiting, we’re on our way!”

March 26, 2021
Undocumented Migrants Announce Historic March On Ottawa: “Trudeau, we’re tired of waiting, we’re on our way!”

Media Advisory Undocumented Migrants Announce Historic March On Ottawa: “Trudeau, we’re tired of waiting, we’re on our way!” What: Outdoors Press Conference When: Saturday, 27 March 2021 at 11am Where: outside Federal Government Offices, Guy Favreau Complex, 200 René-Lévesque West, Montreal Who: Hady Anne, Solidarity Across Borders Youssef Benzouine, Le Front d’action popular et réaménagement urbain (FRAPRU) Dolores Chew, Fédération des femmes de Québec (FFQ) Albert Lalonde, La Coalition étudiante pour un virage environnemental et social (Ceves) Nazila Bettache, Caring for Social Justice Rama Diallo, Confédération des syndicats nationaux (CSN) Jessica Quijano, Defund the Police Coalition At an outdoors...

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Declaration of the Inmates of the Laval Detention Centre

March 4, 2021
Declaration of the Inmates of the Laval Detention Centre

  Seven inmates of the Laval migrant prison are continuing the hunger strike they began on March 1, 2021. The strikers have launched a declaration to announce their strike, denounce their situation and demand their release. Declaration of the Inmates of the Laval Detention Centre  We are a group of migrants detained at the Laval Detention Center. With this letter we wish to denounce the conditions in which we are being held at the Center. For some time now, the COVID virus has entered the prison. The sanitary measures taken by the immigration officers are clearly insufficient. Some of...

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Act Now: Second Group of Detainees on Hunger Strike at the Laval Migrant Prison!

March 3, 2021
Act Now: Second Group of Detainees on Hunger Strike at the Laval Migrant Prison!

#FreeThemAll #StatusForAll #HungerStrikeLaval On Monday, March 1, 2021, a second group of detainees launched an indefinite hunger strike to demand their immediate release from the Laval Migrant Prison. At present, six detainees are refusing meals, despite pressure from the Canada Border Services Agency to desist. The detainees’ courageous action underlines the urgency of the situation. The only solution to the health crisis at the Laval Migrant Prison is to immediately release all detainees! Now more than ever, their struggle demands our urgent solidarity and support. Here are some ways to take action: Calls and E-mails Contact government officials to...

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Call to Action: Liberate the Detainees!

February 24, 2021

Migrant detainees held at the Laval Migrant Prison are calling for their immediate release amidst a COVID-19 outbreak. Read the inmates’ statement here. In addition to calling your local MP (find their contact info here) and the Federal Minister of Public Safety Bill Blair at 613-995-0284, please email government officials to demand the immediate release of all detainees! Migrants are often detained at the Laval Migrant Prison if they lack identity documents or if the Canada Border Services Agency believes they may not show up for deportation. Last spring, the Laval Migrant Prison was the site of a courageous,...

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