The following organizations and prominent individuals have endorsed demands from detainees, their friends and supporters. If you are an organization or a person who would like to add your name to the list, email us at migrantstrike@gmail.com.

Civil Society & Human Rights Organization

Council of Canadians
International Civil Liberties Monitoring Group
Canadian Centre for Victims of Torture
Shit Harper DID
Gerald and Maas
Quaker Committee for Refugees

Labour Organizations

Agricultural Workers Alliance/UFCW Canada
Greater Toronto Workers Assembly
Immigrant Workers’ Centre
Canadian Union of Postal Workers
CUPE Local 4772
CUPE Ontario International Solidarity Committee
Ontario Secondary School Teachers Federation
Political Action Committee, CUPE 3906
Migrant Workers Alliance for Change

Legal Organizations

African Canadian Legal Clinic
Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network
Law Union of Ontario
Metro Toronto Chinese and Southeast Asian Legal Clinic
South Asian Legal Clinic of Ontario
West Coast LEAF
HIV & AIDS Legal Clinic Ontario (HALCO)
Parkdale Community Legal Services
Canadian Association of Muslim Women in Law

Cultural Producers

Naomi Klein
Avi Lewis
Judy Rebick
John Greyson

Grassroots Organizations

Casa Salvador Allende
Educators for Peace and Justice
Faculty for Palestine
Guelph Anti-Pipeline Action
Health For All
International Alliance in Support of Workers in Iran-Canada
International Socialists
Jane-Finch Action Against Poverty
Justice for Migrant Workers
Latin American and Caribbean Solidarity Network
No One Is Illegal – Ottawa
No One Is Illegal – Toronto
No One Is Illegal – London
No One Is Illegal – Montreal
No One Is Illegal – Vancouver, Coast Salish Territories
No Deportations to Iran
Ontario Coalition Against Poverty
Queer Action Niagara
Rhythms of Resistance
Rising Tide – Vancouver, Coast Salish Territories
Rising Tide North America
Rising Tide Toronto
Sanctuary Health
Socialist Action
Solidarity Across Borders – Montreal
Student Christian Movement
The Coalition Against Israeli Apartheid
The International Jewish Anti-Zionist Network, Canada
Women’s Coordinating Committe for a Free Wallmapu
Youth for Socialist Action
People for Peace, London
Toronto Coalition to Stop the War
Camp Sis
Quaker Committee for Refugees


Alan Sears (Professor, Department of Sociology, Ryerson University)
Anna Zalik (Associate Professor, Faculty of Environmental Studies, York University)
David Camfield (Professor Faculty of Arts, University of Manitoba)
David McNally (Professor, Faculty of Political Science, York University)
Deborah Cowen (Associate Professor, Department of Geography University of Toronto)
Greg Albo (Associate Professor, Political Science, York University)
Himani Bannerji (Professor, Department of Sociology, York University)
James Cairns (Assistant Professor, Contemporary Studies, Wilfred Laurier University)
Janet Cleveland (PhD, Researcher on refugee health, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal)
Karen Murray, Associate Professor, Department of Political Science, York University
Nandita Sharma (Associate Professor, Department of Sociology University of Hawaii at Mānoa)
Ontario Public Interest Group – Carleton
Peter Nyers (Associate Professor, Department of Political Science, McMaster University)
Ryerson Centre for Immigration and Settlement
Stefan Kipfer (Associate Professor Faculty of Environmental Studies, York University)
York Federation of Students
David Heap, Associate Professor (French & Linguistics, University of Western Ontario)
Harald Bauder, Academic Director, Ryerson Centre for Immigration & Settlement (RCIS)

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