INDEPENDENT NEWS

Actions Needed for Quebec FTAA Political Prisoners

Published: Thu 26 Apr 2001 09:31 AM
URGENT-Actions Needed for Quebec FTAA Political Prisoners
FROM THE VERMONT MOBILIZATION FOR GLOBAL JUSTICE:
LOCAL, REGIONAL, NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL ACTION NEEDED
We urge all concerned people and organizations to immediately call or fax the Quebec Minister of Justice, Paul Begin, call 418/528-0483 fax 418/528-0271
Demand the release of all the people arrested protesting the Free Trade Area of Americas during the Summit of the Americas in Quebec City, Canada.
Furthermore, we urge you to contact any Canadian embassy or consulate in your region or country and the demand the same.
CASA and the CLAC have created a legal defense fund for the 400 or more political prisoners now incarcerated in Quebec City. Bail appears to be in the $300 to $500 range and monies are urgently needed. Go to this site for details: http://www.tao.ca/%7Eclac/funds.html#urge
Free all those incarcerated in Quebec City! Free Jaggi Singh! Free all political prisoners!
Vermont Mobilization for Global Justice P.O. Box 604 Burlington, VT 05402 Email: vmob@riseup.net www.vermontactionnetwork.org
FFI contact: 802 863 0571

Next in World

Gordon Campbell on the anti-Corbyn split in British Labour
By: Gordon Campbell
On why we shouldn’t support the US-led coup in Venezuela
By: Gordon Campbell
The Gili Islands: a community earthquake recovery effort
By: Joseph Cederwall
Gordon Campbell on the ongoing carnage in Gaza
By: Gordon Campbell
Refugees in PNG being pushed to the brink, Amnesty says
By: RNZ
PM's Post-Cabinet Press Conference 29/1/19: Low Finance
By: The Scoop Team
Australia supports Venezuela opposition leader Juan Guaido
By: RNZ
What you need to know about the latest crisis in Venezuela
By: RNZ
New Zealand must support democracy in Venezuela
By: New Zealand National Party
Ardern’s silence on Venezuela telling
By: ACT New Zealand
Open Letter to Rt. Hon. Winston Peters
By: Maria Ayala
UN calls for dialogue to ease tensions in Venezuela
By: United Nations
Solidarity Needed to Overcome Attacks on Venezuela Refugees
By: United Nations
Venezuela: At least 20 dead, situation could rapidly spiral
By: UN News
Everybody Else’s Business: Coup Fever in Venezuela
By: Binoy Kampmark
View as: DESKTOP | MOBILEWe're in BETA! Send Feedback © Scoop Media