Dear community, we need your support.

July 31, 2020
Dear community, we need your support.

Dear community, we’re reaching out once again to ask for your support. It will soon be six months since the WHO declared COVID-19 a global pandemic. In that time we’ve seen the fault lines of injustice and inequality in our society laid bare, and with them, long-standing social tensions arrive at a breaking point. For over a decade, members of Solidarity Across Borders (SAB) have worked to counter the violence of Canada’s immigration system– an apartheid structure that divides people on this land between those who are granted basic human rights and those who are not. Pushing against and...

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Art Action / Performance and Gathering: We are All Essential. Status for All.

July 29, 2020
Art Action / Performance and Gathering: We are All Essential. Status for All.

Saturday, August 8th at 11am Justin Trudeau’s office, 1100 Crémazie East (Cremazie or Jarry Metro), Montreal https://www.facebook.com/events/284564042819730/ Following our big march on July 4th, and the Speak-Out to break the fear in front of immigration offices on July 26th, we are determined to move forward because the situation of non status migrants remains very urgent. Our goal is regularizing the status of all migrants and we will not stop until our cause is won. our movement is growing every day, here as well as across the entire country. We are now organizing a rally in front of Justin Trudeau’s...

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Mutual Aid Night For Migrants

July 27, 2020
Mutual Aid Night For Migrants

* If you have questions, concerns, or just want to talk, please: call and leave a message at 514 809 0773, email solidaritesansfrontieres@gmail.com or facebook message www.facebook.com/CiteSansFrontieres/. We will try to get back to you as soon as possible. 28 November 2021: at 2100 Guy St., #205. (Guy-Concordia metro, Guy St. exit) * if you are facing deportation (failed refugee claim, criminal record, non-renewal of visa, etc) * if you are having difficulties accessing services because of immigration status * if you want to connect with others struggling with precarious immigration status … Come out to this free mutual...

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REPORT BACK: March for Status For All! We Are All Essential! (July 4, 2020)

July 21, 2020
REPORT BACK: March for Status For All! We Are All Essential! (July 4, 2020)

On Saturday, July 4th, dozens of community organizations and hundreds of individuals took to the streets of Montreal to emphatically call for the immediate regularization of all undocumented migrants living in Canada. We marched together and united our voices to insist that We Are All Essential and to demand Status For All! Photo gallery Video testimonials Media roundup below For over a decade Solidarity Across Borders has organized an annual Status For All march, but this year was different for many reasons. The coronavirus pandemic has made the fundamental injustices of the Canadian Immigration system brutally and unavoidably clear,...

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Speak Out: United to Break the Fear, Status for All

July 20, 2020
Speak Out: United to Break the Fear, Status for All

We are ALL essential https://www.facebook.com/events/304688937346155/ Sunday, July 26th at 2pm at the offices of Immigration Canada and the Border Services Agency 1010 St-Antoine West, Montreal (Bonaventure metro) * bring your children! * if you wish to participate in the rally but have questions or needs in order to participate, please contact us in advance Following our march of July 4th, our struggle for status for all is continuing on to victory. Undocumented migrants, refugees, students, farmworkers, caregivers: together we can obtain an inclusive regularization programme. To this end, we will organize another action, a rally in front of the...

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4 July: Mass Rally and March: Status for all! Everyone is Essential!

June 14, 2020
4 July:  Mass Rally and March: Status for all! Everyone is Essential!

July 4th 2020 at 11am Place Émilie-Gamelin (Berri-UQAM metro station) In collaboration with other groups, and as part of the cross-Canada campaign for Status for All (www.migrantrights.ca), Solidarity Across Borders is organizing a march, “Status for all! We are all essential!” on July 4th at 11am at Place Émilie-Gamelin (Berri-UQAM metro). The demonstration is calling for status for all, with no exception. No one should be left behind. Solidarity Across Borders invites all non-status people to join the movement, whatever their status: undocumented, international students, temporary workers, caregivers, and refugees. Young or old, employed or unemployed, criminalized or not,...

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Call to Action in support of Migrants Excluded from Trudeau’s Programme of Regularization: “We are also essential!”

June 11, 2020
Call to Action in support of Migrants Excluded from Trudeau’s Programme of Regularization: “We are also essential!”

Media yesterday reported that Trudeau is on the point of introducing a regularization programme – but only for refugees who worked in the healthcare sector during the pandemic. Other refugees, undocumented migrants, students, temporary foreign workers, caregivers and others are excluded; as though they are not essential. Please read the reactions of several of our friends and neighbours who were excluded (below). This policy is not yet law and there is currently an unprecedented opportunity to push hard and demand that the regularisation programme be extended to include everyone, without exception. Status for All! Everyone is essential. Please join...

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