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(Sunday) Vigil in solidarity with Ferguson uprising and victims of police violence

Vigil in solidarity with Ferguson uprising and victims of police violence

Sunday, August 17 at 6pm
rendez-vous: 480 Gilford, métro Laurier (St-Joseph exit)
in front of the Fraternité des policiers et policières de Montréal

Gather together in front of …

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Media Release: Montrealers participate in global day of protest in solidarity with Ferguson uprising

Attention News Editors / For immediate release
Montrealers participate in global day of protest in solidarity with Ferguson uprising
Sunday, August 17 at 6pm
at 480 Gilford, métro Laurier (St-Joseph exit)
Media Contact: Ted Rutland, 514-754-4040
(August 16, 2014, Montreal) In …

(Saturday) QUEER BETWEEN THE COVERS, Montreal’s annual queer Bookfair (Saturday) QUEER BETWEEN THE COVERS, Montreal’s annual queer Bookfair

Queer Between the Covers, Montreal’s annual queer book fair, is almost upon us!

Saturday, August 16th
11AM-6 PM
Comité social Centre-Sud
1710 rue Beaudry
Please note that the entrance to the book fair will be through the parking lot on …

PERVERS/CITÉ – AUGUST 7-17 PERVERS/CITÉ – AUGUST 7-17

Pervers/Cité is a collaboratively organized summer festival that aims to make links across social justice groups, queer communities, and radical visions of pride. In a climate of corporatized gay agendas and whitewashed homogeneity amongst queers, …

C’EST LA GUERRE ?! : Policing Gay Safety, Gentrification, and the Politics of Violence C’EST LA GUERRE ?! : Policing Gay Safety, Gentrification, and the Politics of Violence

C’EST LA GUERRE ?! : Policing Gay Safety, Gentrification, and the Politics of Violence
Friday August 8th, 18h30, Rm 100, Centre St-Pierre, 1212 rue Panet
Part of Pervers/Cité 2014. For a full schedule of events, check out www.perverscite.org.
https://www.facebook.com/events/755153214544835/
As …

Panel Discussion: Accessibility, Disability and Resisting Austerity Panel Discussion: Accessibility, Disability and Resisting Austerity

Panel Discussion: Accessibility, Disability and Resisting Austerity
Thursday, May 8, 6:30pm
at the CEDA, 2515 rue Delisle
(métro Lionel-Groulx)
Austerity is global. So is our resistance!
Speakers include:
- Ellen Clifford, Disabled People Against the Cuts, United Kingdom (DPAC)
- John Clarke, …

Report-back: Demonstration against colonialism, racism and the Charter (photos, music, media) Report-back: Demonstration against colonialism, racism and the Charter (photos, music, media)

Several hundred anti-colonial and anti-racist protesters gathered and demonstrated on Montreal’s streets the evening of March 21, 2014, on the International Day Against Racism.
-> Selected PHOTOS from the demonstration have been compiled …

UPDATE: Students VOTE NO to per-faculty fee levy referendums UPDATE: Students VOTE NO to per-faculty fee levy referendums

Here are the official results of the per-faculty fee levy referendum question in which QPIRG Concordia urged students to vote “No”:
YES: 792 (34%) | NO: 1526 (66%) !
Students have voted decisively against per-faculty …