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Thursday May 22, 2008
Start: 12:00 pm
End: 2:00 pm


Stop the Raids on Migrant Workers! Stop Police Brutality! Don't Ask Don't

Rally at Police Headquarters
40 College Street (between Bay & Yonge)
Thursday, May 22nd, 2008

On May 7, 2008, the Canadian Border Services Agency with assistance from Peel Regional Police raided SDR Distribution, at Dixie Rd. and Highway 401 in Mississauga.

As the police held the workplace hostage, Border Service Agents swarmed the building, checking IDs, harassing workers, and arresting 45 undocumented women and men.

The raids took place the day after the Auditor General's Report claimed that there were 41,000 "missing" undocumented workers that had to be immediately apprehended. Harper's government has escalated its attack on migrant communities using police officers as its enforcement tools.

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