Gaza Solidarity Protests Across Canada Today

WE ARE GAZAHopefully, sometime late tonight or tomorrow, I will have the video for the Montreal demonstration (on another bitterly cold day, it is -19 degrees centigrade at the moment). In the meantime, here is a full list of the protests planned for today as well as a video announcement.

Sources: IndyMedia Québec/Montréal & the Canadian Peace Alliance

CANADA-WIDE DEMONSTRATIONS: SATURDAY, JANUARY 10th, 2009

STAND IN SOLIDARITY WITH THE PEOPLE OF PALESTINE

Calgary

FREE PALESTINE, END THE OCCUPATION
Demonstration in solidarity with Gaza

Saturday, January 10, 2009 @ 12:00pm
Starts on the steps of City Hall (800 Macleod Trail SE)
with a small march to Harry Hays Federal Building (220 – 4 Avenue SE)

For more info: pcss-at-pcsscalgary.org

Chatham-Kent

The Chatham-Kent Peace coalition will hold a Peace event on the sidewalk in front of Chatham City Hall on King St, on Saturday January 10, at 1:00PM.

The event is in response to the fighting in GAZA part of the Palestinian Territory.

For more information call Derry McKeever at 519-352-4198home or 519-359-6271cell

Edmonton

Stop the Assault on Gaza! End the Siege!
Free Palestine!

Rally and March
Saturday January 10th at 1:00 p.m.
Winston Churchill Square (102 Avenue and 100 Street)

Organized by the Edmonton Coalition Against War and Racism and the Canada-Palestine Cultural Association
www.ecawar.org

Fredericton

Saturday, Jan. 10: Solidarity Rally with Gaza
Where: City Hall, corner of Queen and York.
When: 1pm, Saturday, Jan. 10.
Stand in solidarity with Gaza. Bring placards, banners and your voice.

For more info, contact info-at-fredericton peace.org

Hamilton

Protest the War on Gaza
Demonstration in Hamilton, this saturday(January 10) from 1 – 4 pm at Gore Park,

Event InfoHost: Palestinian Association of Hamilton,ON
Time and PlaceDate: Saturday, January 10, 2009
Time: 1:00pm – 4:00pm
Location: 105 Main street east Hamilton, Downtown

Contact InfoEmail: palestineham-at-gmail. com

Montréal

Manifestation: Québec en solidarité avec Gaza
Mettez fin à l’apartheid israélien!

SAMEDI 10 JANVIER
13h00 Carré Dorchester
angle Peel et René-Lévesque( metro Peel)
www.tadamon.ca/post/2437

Ottawa

STOP ISRAEL’S MASSACRE IN GAZA!
END THE SIEGE NOW!

*WHEN: 1pm, Saturday January 10, 2009
*WHERE: Parliament Hill

ORGANIZED BY: The Association of Palestinian Arab Canadians (APAC), Independent Jewish Voices (IJV – Canada) and the Ottawa Palestine Solidarity Network (OPSN).
www.apacottawa.com
www.independentjewishvoices.ca
and www.ottawapalestine.blogspot.com

Québec

Manifestation de solidarité avec Gaza — À Québec

Le samedi 10 janvier, 13 h
Départ au Centre Lucien-Borne
Coalition de Québec pour la paix
www.coalitionsquebec.org

Saskatoon

Rally at City Hall Saturday January 10 at 2.30 p.m to call for peace in Gaza.

Toronto

DEMONSTRATE AGAINST THE ISRAELI ASSAULT ON GAZA! LIFT THE SIEGE!

*WHEN: 11am Saturday January 10, 2009
*WHERE: Israeli Consulate, 180 Bloor St West, Toronto.

CONTACT: Palestine House
info-at-palestinehouse.com

Followed by:
Free Gaza: A Teach-In
Saturday, January 10
1:00-5:30 pm United Steelworkers Hall 25 Cecil Street (1 block south of College, 2 blocks east of Spadina)
For more info see: www.palestinehouse.com/

Vancouver

RALLY TO END THE SIEGE ON GAZA & PROTEST ISRAELI WAR CRIMES
Saturday Jan 10 @ 1 pm
Vancouver Art Gallery
For info email vancouver.gazaprotest-at-gmail.com

Victoria

Protest Rally Against the Gaza Invasion & for the End of the Israeli Occupation

Time: 12 noon, Sat., Jan.10, 2009
Place: in front of the Victoria Visitor Centre, opposite the Empress Hotel

Winnipeg

Rally – Saturday, Jan. 10, 2009

The Canadian Peace Alliance has called on all members and supporters to support existing demonstrations, or organize their own, this Saturday, January 10 to demand that the Canadian government call for an immediate end to the massacre in Gaza.

PAW and CanPalNet will be holding a rally at the Federal Building this Saturday, and on each successive Saturday until further notice.

Please plan to participate and please encourage others to join you.

Date: Saturday, Jan. 10, 2009
Time: 2:00 p.m.
Place: Federal Building (Water Avenue and Main Street), Winnipeg

For more info: www.peacealliancewinnipeg.ca

SOURCE: CANADIAN PEACE ALLIANCE
www.acp-cpa.ca

SOLIDARITY WITH GAZA


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