Category Archives: Actions

May 1st: May Day in Kingston!

Anti-capitalist March and Barbecue to Celebrate May Day May 1st, 2013 12pm – BBQ IN SKELETON PARK 1pm – MARCH On May 1st, 1886, 40 000 workers in Chicago–and half a million across the United States- participated in a three-day … Continue reading

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April 5th: National Day of Action for Indigenous Prisoners

Idle No More Kingston (Facebook/Twitter) is organizing a rally on April 5, 2013 at 12pm across from Kingston Penitentiary (560 King St. W) as part of a national day of action for indigenous prisoners. EPIC is encouraging people to attend … Continue reading

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Reportback: Noise Demo at Local Juvie

reposted from anarchistnews.org Some anarchists and friends drove up to a juvenile detention centre run by the Saint Lawrence Youth Association tonight. We made a bunch of noise and lit some fireworks for the entertainment of the young women inside. … Continue reading

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Reportback: New Year’s Eve Noise Demo at Quinte

reposted from anarchistnews.org On a cold and snowy NYE in Napanee ON, about a dozen anarchists and friends gathered for a noise demo outside of Quinte Detention Centre under the cover of darkness. We ran through the snow and filled … Continue reading

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PJD 2012 Schedule!

Prisoner’s Justice Day 2012 Schedule Kingston, Ontario ***Updated August 7th, 2012*** Thursday, August 9th Welcome Dinner and Social, AKA, 75 Queen St. Unit 1. 5-9pm Free dinner (ongoing as folks arrive) & hang out 7-8pm Justice for Levi Presentation: http://justiceforlevi.org/ … Continue reading

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PJD 2012 Billets!

ATTN: Local EPIC Friends and Allies! We need places for out-of-towners to stay during Prisoners Justice Day events in Kingston, August 9-10. If you have space, please let us know ASAP at epic [at] riseup [dot] net with “Offering Billets” … Continue reading

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August 10th: ALL OUT FOR PRISONERS JUSTICE DAY!

August 10th is Prisoners’ Justice Day, a day in remembrance of all of those who have died at the hands of the prison system. Prisoners fast and refuse work on this day, while outside the walls organizations and individuals demonstrate … Continue reading

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August 10th: Come to Kingston this Prisoners’ Justice Day!

Come to Kingston this Prisoners’ Justice Day! PJD is an international day to remember those who have died in prisons, during which prisoners around the world refuse work and food. Kingston has long been the centre of the prison industrial … Continue reading

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Open Letter to NORR Limited

Below is the text from an open letter posted today on the front door of NORR Limited, an architectural firm designing and profiting from new prisons in Kingston and Windsor, during our march against prison construction. To the architects and … Continue reading

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November 2nd: March Against Prison Construction

MARCH TO STOP PRISON CONSTRUCTION! WHERE: Occupy Kingston, Confederation Park (map) WHEN: Wednesday, Nov 2nd, gather at 2:30 for a 3:00 march WHAT: The Correctional Service of Canada is spending $1.7 billion dollars of our money to build new prisons … Continue reading

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