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Don’t Be Fooled by the Sanctuary City Trend. Migrants in Canada Are Still at Risk (Part 2)

Matthew Brett March 1, 2017 Grassroots Response to Rising “Sanctuary City” Interest NOII-Toronto organizers have been working on Sanctuary City efforts since 2003. They used this experience to create resources for organizers in other cities and are encouraging activists to contact them for support around Sanctuary City policy development and campaigns as this wave of interest evolves

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Don’t Be Fooled by the Sanctuary City Trend. Migrants in Canada Are Still at Risk (Part 1)

Matthew Brett March 1, 2017 The racist and exclusionary policies being implemented by the Trump administration have triggered a slow wave of interest in “Sanctuary Cities” across Canada. Grassroots migrant justice organizers are raising concerns and seeking to centre migrant voices and actions in response. Becoming a “Sanctuary City” means that refugees and non-status migrants

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