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Canadian Trade Union Calendar of Activities 2010  

G8/G20 Protest, June 18 – 27

The Group of 8 world Leaders and the Group of 20 Leaders are meeting in Ontario from June 25-27, 2010. And we need to get organized to send a message that privatization, trade liberalization and this economic system of greed is not working.

The actions and policies of the G8 and its member-states have made significant impact on millions of people around the world; this meeting in Toronto provides a unique opportunity for the community and labour to come together to educate, empower and ignite positive change to achieve a kind of world that we want and desperately need.

Join CUPE Ontario and members of the Toronto Community Mobilization Network, a group of grassroots community organizers, and their allies building a community mobilization leading up to and during the G8/G20 summit – 25-27 June 2010.
The days of action will be led by community-based organizations of people of color, indigenous peoples, women, the poor, the working class, queer and trans people and disabled people.
Join us on facebook, on our listserv and on twitter thru here to hear more! Details of the open meetings held in Toronto are also online as well as posters, news and informational material.
We are organizing to support mobilizations for global justice movements, with events, creative actions and mass demonstrations already planned for:
• self-determination for indigenous peoples
• climate and environmental justice
• income equity and community control over resources
• migrant justice and an end to war and occupation
• gender justice and queer and disability rights

JUNE 18-20 PEOPLES’ SUMMIT: hosted by Labour, community and NGO organizations – For more info visit:
June 23 Climate and Environmental Justice
June 24 Indigenous Sovereignty and Self-Determination

DEVELOP AN ACTION JUNE 21-22: Gender Justice, disAbility, Migrant Justice and an end to War and Occupation – [email protected]

JUNE 25 – Free the Streets! Community Day of Action
JUNE 26 – Community and Labour Rally and March starting at Queen’s Park
JUNE 26-27 – Day of Action

Together we must send the message that another system and another world is needed…
For more info: Toronto Community Mobilization Network

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