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River Run 2019: Walk with Grassy Narrows for Mercury Justice!

June 20 2019, 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Image of activists both young and old marching in Toronto for justice for the Grassy Narrows.

WHEN: Thursday June 20th, between 12noon – 3pm.

WHERE: Route – Start at Queen’s Park (south end, in front of Parliament, near College St) march to Indigenous Services Canada, 655 Bay Street, end at Grange Park. Come walk with Grassy Narrows community members who will travel 1,700km to Toronto to demand:

🔶Build the Mercury Home and Treatment Centre
🔶Compensate everyone in Grassy Narrows for the mercury crisis There are many ways to support the community right now!

1️ Come out to this action and share the event with your friends
2️ Donate here towards travel funds for community members to come to Toronto
3️ Ask your organization to endorse the event, send a delegation to it, and share it to your email lists and social media platforms
4️ Sign the petition demanding Trudeau take immediate action:
5️ Contact Trudeau directly! Tweet: Hey @JustinTrudeau! Apologies aren’t enough. Take action now: Build the Mercury Home;Compensate the people of Grassy Narrows;Visit #GrassyNarrows
If you aren’t on Twitter, you can call Justin Trudeau (613-992-4211) with the same message!

Hosted by FreeGrassy: Grassy Narrows Solidarity Network

Check the FB page for updates

 

Details

Date:
June 20 2019
Time:
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Venue

Queen’s Park
111 Wellesley Street West
Toronto, Ontario M7A 1A8 Canada