Vigil turns violent ahead of March for Life

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A vigil turned violent between participants of the candlelight vigil for victims of abortions and the counter protest for vigil for victims of unsafe abortions on the evening of May 11, 2016 at the Canadian Tribute to Human Rights in… Continue Reading

Protest on Parliament as Polish President visits Canada

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Protesters for and against the Polish government gathered on Parliament Hill on May 10, 2016. The President of Poland, Andrzej Duda, is presently in Canada for a three-day visit. Poland is currently governed by the Law and Justice Party (PiS). Anti-government… Continue Reading

Indigenous survivors of child welfare rally

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The Indigenous Adoptees-Ottawa group held a rally on Parliament Hill today in solidarity with Indigenous people affected by Canada’s Native Child Welfare System. Many speakers recounted their experiences of the Sixties Scoop, where between the 1960s and ’80s an estimated 20,000 indigenous children… Continue Reading

Protest for justice in the assassination of Berta Cáceres

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A protest outside the Honduran Embassy to Canada was held on March 8, 2016 at 12:30 p.m. calling for justice after the assassination of environmental and indigenous land rights activist, Berta Cáceres. Supporters gathered across from the embassy at 151… Continue Reading