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Preparing for the G20 Summit in Toronto

Posted on: Friday, June 18, 2010

Keywords: G20, Human Rights Advocacy, Event

On June 26 and 27, as the G20 meets in Toronto, progressive organizations will be holding alternative summits, themed days of resistance and days of action. The meetings will offer the public involvement in discussions on poverty, human rights and climate change, serving as an open forum and counterpoint to the private meetings to take place at the G20 Summit.
 
The public meetings will include prominent speakers and advocates for environmental, economic and social justice, including author-activist Naomi Klein, who is scheduled to address participants at the public Shout-Out for Global Justice to take place on June 25.
 
Among the scheduled protests are:

See a full schedule of protests planned for the week »

More information about protests and scheduled events »

Related news:

Toronto G20 Protest Hints at More to Come
by Cameron French and Pav Jordan
June 19, 2010

G20 protesters say they won’t be intimidated by police tactics
by Jesse McLean, Toronto Star
June 8, 2010


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