The Canadian Boat to Gaza

The Canadian Boat to Gaza

March 23, 2011 09:00 ET

Media Advisory: Prominent Quebec Figures and Several Major Organizations Show Their Support for the Canadian Boat to Gaza Campaign

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - March 23, 2011) - Warren Allmand, Raymond Gravel, Pascale Montpetit, Ellen Gabriel, Françoise David, Amir Khadir, Armand Vaillancourt, Anaïs Barbeau-Lavalette, Gil Courtemanche, Professor Yakov Rabkin, Dr. Bachar Elsolh, trade unions, the Ligue des doits et libertés, NGOs and several community groups from a wide range of backgrounds invite you to a campaign announcement and a large public gathering in support of the Canadian boat to Gaza (canadaboatgaza.org) and the freedom Flotilla II (freedomflotilla.eu), which will bring together about 15 ships carrying over 1000 volunteers opposed to the Israeli blockade of Gaza, one year after the attack on the Mavi Marmara.

Location: Salle des Boiseries de l'UQAM, Pavillon Judith-Jasmin, 1455, rue Saint-Denis, Montréal

Time: 1:30 pm, Thursday March 24, 2011

The public figures and the organizations involved will be in attendance to speak and will be available for individual interviews as well.

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