Members Of Haitian Community Occupy Justin Trudeau’s Office In Montreal

By Staff, Ricochet.media -

Today Justin Trudeau’s office in the Montreal riding of Papineau was occupied by members of the local Haitian community, demanding a change in Canada’s policy towards the government of Haiti’s [...]

50,000 People March In Montreal To Demand More Climate Action

By Staff, Cbc.ca -

An estimated 50,000 people marched in Montreal to show their support for climate action on Saturday, as part of a wider campaign with sister marches happening in cities throughout Quebec. The [...]

Another World Once Again Being Constructed Without Africa

By Danica Jorden, www.zcomm.org -

By Danica Jorden for Z Net - One day before the start of this year’s edition of the World Social Forum (WSF 2016), to be held in Montreal from 9 – 14 August 2016, civil society representatives [...]

Police Station Attacked During Anti-Police Brutality Protest

By Staff, www.rt.com -

By Staff of RT - A demonstration against police brutality in Montreal, Canada, led to cars being set alight in the streets and a police station being attacked. The protest was sparked by the [...]

Montreal Region Rejects Energy East Pipeline

By Mike De Souza and Charles Mandel, www.nationalobserver.com -

By Mike De Souza and Charles Mandel for National Observer - The city of Montreal and surrounding communities have come out swinging against TransCanada Corporation’s Energy East pipeline project. [...]

Montreal’s Francophone Teachers Strike Against Austerity

By Ashoka Jegroo, www.wagingnonviolence.org -

By Ashoka Jegroo for Waging Nonviolence, Thousands of Francophone teachers, along with students, parents, and other supporters, flooded Montreal’s streets for a one-day strike on September 30. [...]

First Nations interrupt Energy East Pipeline Consultation

By Christopher Curtis, www.montrealgazette.com -

By Christopher Curtis in Montreal Gazette - Police were called to a downtown Montreal office building Wednesday after indigenous protesters shut down a public consultation over the Energy East [...]

Montreal Police Dismantle Downtown ‘Right To Housing’ Camp

By Presse Canadienne, www.montrealgazette.com -

The camp had been set up in a park next to the headquarters of the Montreal police department close to Place des Arts, following a march through downtown streets. The goal of the demonstration [...]

Montreal Police Disperse Hundreds Of Protesters W/ Tear Gas

By RT, www.rt.com -

Riot police in Montreal used tear gas and flash-bangs to disperse hundreds of students rallying in the city’s downtown in protest against the Quebec government’s austerity measures. Following [...]

Aggressive Police Response To Quebec Anti-Austerity Protest

By Canadian Press, www.news.nationalpost.com -

MONTREAL – A student group is denouncing the police after a protester was shot in the face with part of a tear-gas canister at an anti-austerity demonstration. Naomie Tremblay-Trudeau told [...]

Montreal Students Announce Strike

By Jennifer Baker, www.revolution-news.com -

The Montreal Gazette reported that organizers of the protest said this will be one of several demonstrations to be held over the next few months. “Today, we’re proud to launch a raucous [...]

Anonymous Wages War On Montreal Police

By Hack Read, www.hackread.com -

The online hacktivist Anonymous has sent a threatening message to the Service de Police de la Ville de Montréal (SMPV) and Montreal police against bulldozing of a homeless camp set up by [...]

Montreal Protest Law Is Being Defeated By Ongoing Protest

By Macho Philipovic, www.montreal.mediacoop.ca -

After longstanding speculation about whether Montreal’s anti-protest by-law P-6 can more effectively be challenged at theballot box or in the courts, a court decision released on Thursday [...]