A hate group “Hands Off Our Kids” is using anti-queer rhetoric to take away the rights of your in determining their own identieies. We are denying them a space to spew their bigotry and queerphobia, and we are protecting the rights of youth to safety and privacy.
What: Queer Youth Defence Rally
When: 9:00am to 11:00am, Wednesday 20 September 2023
Where: Carl Zehr Square, Kitchener City Hall
Location: 200 King Street West, Kitchener Map
What to bring?
- A face mask (we will also provide masks)
- Anti-hate banners and signs
- A hydrating drink
- A First Aid kit, if possible
- Earplugs and/or sunglasses
What about safety?
- Wear a face covering to prevent doxxing
- Do not take any pictures or videos of allies
- Arrive and leave in groups
- Avoid direct confrontation with bigots
- More info soon on our safety plan
From the Canadian Anti-Hate Network: Important Context About the “1 Million March 4 Children”
Organized by University of Waterloo Solidarity Network and Ground Up Waterloo Region.