Letter of Support for Issam Al Yamani

Today, the OPIRG Guelph Board of Directors released the following letter: Dear Minister Goodale, The Board of the Ontario Public Interest Research Group – Guelph wishes to express dire concern regarding the case of community activist Issam Al Yamani and we write to you today to request that you grant him ministerial relief and reinstate …

Letter on the Parkdale Rent Strike

To the Board and Management of Alberta Investment Management Corporation, The Board and Staff of the Ontario Public Interest Research Group (Guelph) contacts you to express our complete and firm support for the Parkdale rent strikers and their demand that MetCap withdraw its applications for above guideline rent increases in Parkdale. We write further to …

State of Control: Canadian Prison and Immigration Systems

    Sunday June 25, 2:30-4:30PM   The Making-Box (43 Cork St. East, Guelph) Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/events/1904309159840641/   This panel will explore the ways in which immigration and prison systems target racialized bodies as a perpetuation of white supremacy within state institutions. We’ll hear about the ways in which the State attacks the minds, bodies and …