Immigration minister's visit to Guelph, ON met by picnic denouncing federal immigration policies

On August 31st at Riverside Park in Guelph, ON community members rallied and set up a picnic adjacent to a barbeque hosted by the Guelph Conservative Party, where the Citizenship, Immigration, and Multiculturalism Minister Jason Kenney, or, rather, how many are increasingly calling him "Minister of Censorship and Deportation", had made an appearance.

Over 30 people had taken the time to mobolize, organizing a visible and peaceful presence in opposition to Kenney's politics, the broader immigration system, and the direction of conservative politics.

I interview members of Fuerza/Puwersa- Guelph, Guelph Young Communist League, and Justicia for Migrant Workers, just before the event.

Event organized by Fuerza/Puwersa- Guelph and Guelph YCL.

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