On March 14, which is this Saturday, people will gather together in communities across Canada for an emergency Day of Action to stop the government's "secret police" law Bill C-51. If you are not able to attend these protests, you can sign one of these OpenMedia campaign or Leadnow campaign or this one from Amnesty International.
If you'd rather get out into the street, here is a listing of protests across Canada this March 14. Many thanks to the folks who put together this resource, who note that if your city is not listed, protests are to be held at your local MP's office.
Find the protest in your community (this list is always growing so if you don't see your city, please click here):
Bancroft 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Meet at the millennium Park parking lot, Hastings Street
Barrie 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Meet at the office of MP Patrick Brown, 299 Lakeshore Dr, Suite 200
Brampton 2:00 p.m. Meet at the office of Conservative MP Parm Gill 180 Sandalwood Parkway East
Brantford 2:00 p.m. Meet at 108 St. George Street
Calgary 12:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Meeting place at City Hall
Castlegar 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Meet at Spirit Square, 460 Columbia Avenue
Charlottetown 11:30 a.m. Meet at MP Gail Shea's office, 119 Kent St
Collingwood 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Meet at Kellie Leitch's office at Hume/Pretty River Pkwy
Courtenay 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m., Meet in front of the court house, 420 Cumberland Rd.
Fergus Time TBD, Meet at the office of MP Michael Chong, 200 St. Patrick St. East, Suite 5
Fredericton 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Meet at City Hall 35 York St
Kitchener 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m., Meet at Kitchener City Hall
Lindsay 9:30 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. Meet at MP Barry Devolin's Constituency office, 68 McLaughlin Rd
Moncton 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m., Meet at the City Hall
Nanaimo 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Meet at Commercial St. and Terminal Ave, 14 Commercial St
Nelson 12:00 p.m. Meet at the Government building/court house.
Orangeville 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Meet at MP David Tilson's Office, 229 Broadway
Orillia 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Meet at MP Bruce Stanton's Office, 575 West Street South
Ottawa 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Meet at 80 Wellington Street
Peterborough 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Meet at City Hall, 500 George St N
Prince George 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Meet at 1584 7th Ave
Saint John 12:00 p.m. Meet at MP Rodney Weston's office on King Street
Sarnia 10:00 a.m. Meet at 1000 Finch Drive, Unit 2
Saskatoon 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Meet at CITY HALL Civic Square - 3rd Ave N and 23rd St E and march to 904 22nd Ave MP Kelly Block's office.
Stratford 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Meet at Freeland Fountain, Ontario St. above Erie
Thornton 12:00 p.m. Meet at 23 Paris Street
Vancouver 12:00 p.m. Meet at the Vancouver Art Gallery 750 Hornby Street (This event is hosted by openmedia.ca, leadnow.ca, and BCGEU)
Vernon 12:00 p.m. Meet at 3105 29th Street
Victoria 12:00 p.m. Meet at Fisgard/Government. We will march south on Government, East on Courtney, to the Courthouse. At the Courthouse, for a rally and music.
Winnipeg 1:00 p.m. Meet at Winnipeg City Hall, 510 Main St.
West Kootenays 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Meet at the Spirit Square, 460 Columbia Avenue
Windsor 1:00 p.m. Meet at the Paul Martin Building
Yellowknife 12:00 p.m. Meet at the Greenstone Bldg
Press release for Day of Action can be found here.
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