Thousands to rally against 'Robocall' election fraud
Rallies in 27 cities call for immediate investigation, full public inquiry, and new elections in affected ridings. Full details below.
Rallies in 27 cities call for immediate investigation, full public inquiry, and new elections in affected ridings.
Full details below.
On Sunday, March 11, thousands will participate in a wave of protests across Canada in response to the widening “Robocall” election fraud scandal.
The rallies will demand a full public inquiry into the scandal, as well as new elections where illegal voter suppression and fraud may have influenced the outcome of the last Federal election.
What: National Day of Action Against Election Fraud
When: Sunday, March 11th, 2012
Where: Pre-planned rallies at sites nationwide. See list of major rallies below.
Toronto, ON: Meet at Yonge-Dundas Square at 2:30 p.m., march to the cenotaph at Old City Hall for rally at 3:30 p.m.Contact: Jon Allan, email@example.com, 647-448-6858
Montreal, QC: Meet at Place du Peuple - Square Victoria at 12 p.m. for march to RCMP Building in Westmount. Contact: Niall Clapham-Ricardo, 613 246-7669, firstname.lastname@example.org and Alex Tyrrell, 514 885-7356, email@example.com
Vancouver, BC: Rally outside the Queen Elizabeth Theatre at 2 p.m.Contact: Sarah Beuhler, 778-988-2323, firstname.lastname@example.org
Brampton, ON: Rally at Four Corners (Main St and Queen St) from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Calgary, AB: Meet to rally in front of City Hall at 2 p.m. and then walk north on Macleod Trail to the Harry Hays Building at 3 p.m. Planning to be back at City Hall by 4 p.m.
Edmonton, AB: Meet in front of Canada place at 2 p.m. for a candlelight vigil and moment of silence, followed by a march to the Legislature. Contact: Katie Nelson, 780-782-2724, email@example.com
Fort St. John, BC: Rally in Centennial Park from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Guelph, ON: Meet at 1 p.m. at St. George’s Square, walk to City Hall at 2 p.m.
Halifax, NS: Rally at Parade Square from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Kamloops, BC: Meet at Big O’Tire at 2 p.m., then walk onto the bridge together.
Kelowna, BC: Rally at the Sails from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Kingston, ON: Rally at Confederation Park from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Kitchener-Waterloo, ON: Rally at City Hall from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Contact: Luke Greatrex, firstname.lastname@example.org
Lethbridge, AB (Saturday March 8th): Rally at Jim Hilyer’s office from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
London, ON: Rally at Victoria Park from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m.
Nanaimo, BC: Rally at Bastion Street Bridge from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.Contact: Amanda Orum, email@example.com, 250-591-4801
Nelson, BC: Rally at City Hall at 1 p.m., then making a loop via Baker and Josephine a couple of times at 2 p.m.Contact: Garrett D Hippy, firstname.lastname@example.org, 250 777 2379
North Bay, ON: Rally at Constituency Office for the Hon. Jay Apsin, MP Nipissing Timiskaming from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.
Peterborough, ON: Rally in Confederation Park from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Regina, SK: Rally in Victoria Park (at Sir John A Macdonald Statue) from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.Contact: Stephen Moore, email@example.com 306-539-8853
Sarnia, ON: Rally at City Hall from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Saskatoon, SK: Rally at City Hall from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
St. John’s, NL: Rally at the Colonial Building in Bannerman Park at 12 p.m. Contact: Mark Stacey, firstname.lastname@example.org
Victoria, BC: Meet in Centennial Square at 2 p.m., march to Legislature for speakers.Contact: Jocelyn Samek, email@example.com, 250-857-0973
Windsor, ON: Rally in Charles Clark Square from 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Winnipeg, MB: Meet at River and Osborne at 1:30 p.m., marching to Joyce Bateman’s Constituency Office. Contact: Josh Brandon, firstname.lastname@example.org, 204-898-6460
Yellowknife, NT: Meet at the Red Apple at 1 p.m., walking up Franklin to the Greenstone Building.
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