The Canada-Wide Peace and Justice Network wrote the following letter condemning the Canadian government and Canadian companies’ ongoing profiteering off of arming Saudi Arabia and sending weapons to the worst humanitarian situation on the planet in Yemen.
We’re pleased to announce that 68 organizations across Canada, representing nearly one million people, have signed on to demand that Canada #StopArmingSaudi and to highlight 28 companies in Canada complicit in this arms deal.
On March 1st, the letter was delivered to Prime Minister Trudeau’s office. Throughout the week it will be delivered to the companies and government officials named across Canada.
The full letter is available for download here.
Help spread the word on social media! Sample messaging here and shareable graphics here.
Residents of Canada are invited to sign these two parliamentary petitions:
- Petition 3122, sponsored by MP Matthew Green
- Petition 3075, sponsored by MP Jenica Atwin