Rally to Save National Long-Gun Registry
September 21, 2011, 11:50 AM EST
CAW Local 1106 members are inviting the public to participate in an evening rally to save the national Long-Gun Registry today at the Speakers Corner (the corner of King and Benton Street) in Kitchener. The rally is scheduled to start at 6 p.m.
What: Rally to save national Long-Gun Registry
When: Wednesday September 21 2011
Where: Speakers Corner (the corner of King and Benton Street)
Time: 6:00 p.m.
Prime Minister Stephen Harper has already signaled his intent to abolish the national Long-Gun Registry under his majority rule once parliament resumes. The CAW has fought for the national Long-Gun Registry to be kept arguing that the Registry has been an important tool to stem gun violence, particularly against women.
For more information on the CAW's Save the National Long-Gun Registry campaign, visit http://www.caw.ca/en/8182.htm.