Solidarity Ottawa applauds the courage and leadership of the Indigenous youth-led Reoccupation of Parliament Hill, which began Wednesday night. We also denounce the police aggression and arrests that the Bawating Water Protectors and allies were faced with. The Liberal government claims it supports Truth and Reconciliation, but when Indigenous peoples assert their rights it’s colonialism as usual. Read More
Solidarity Ottawa was honoured to join the Bawating Water Protectors (Sault ste Marie) in solidarity at Reoccupation in Ottawa, as part of Unsettling Canada – A National Wake Up Call. The events continued for several more days so please come out in support! Read our solidarity statement here.
We’re in the belly of the beast today with Fight for $15 & Fairness Ottawa organizing support for decent work and raising the minimum wage to $15 an hour.