Media Advisory - Community groups to rally outside Conservative Convention in response to harmful policies and continued attacks on Canadians

CALGARY, Oct. 31, 2013 /CNW/ - Community groups, union members and concerned citizens will gather en masse outside the BMO Centre to send a message to Conservative politicians and convention delegates that their reckless policies are hurting Canadians and damaging the country.

What:   Public Demonstration
When:   Saturday, November 2, 2013, 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Where:   Corner of 14th Ave SE and Macleod Trail SE (across the street from Victoria Park/Stampede Station CTrain)
Who:   Sheelah McLean, Idle No More co-founder
Brigette DePape, "Rogue Page"/writer and activist
Clayton Thomas-Muller, advocate on environmental & economic justice
Robyn Benson, Public Service Alliance of Canada national president
Diane Orihel, PhD Candidate in Ecology
Gil McGowan, Alberta Federation of Labour president


For further information:

Jeffrey Vallis, Communications Officer, 204-990-5717 or

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