Toronto Aug 11 Shut Down WCAI Report Back

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On Aug 11th, Ottawa GDC Local 6 travelled to Toronto to take part in an action to shut down WCAI’s planned islamophobic white nationalist event at Nathan Phillips square. WCAI’s organizers are been known to post blatantly islamophobic and white nationalist rhetoric, and try to mobilize hate actions with rallies in various cities, though often […]

Rent hike? Wack! Tenants Fight Back!

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On Friday morning of June 29th, in concert with actions in Hamilton, Burlington, Guelph, London, and Montreal;  community members and Ottawa GDC Local 6 marched to CLV hq offices at 485 Bank St (Bank & Argyle) to deliver a letter of demands on behalf of the East Hamilton Rent Strike to David Nevins (Vice President) […]

Fundraiser for Accountability 101 Workshop

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Since the #metoo campaign this past fall, the alarming number of survivors to vocalize experiences of sexual violence in the local Ottawa music community has shed light on an urgent need to develop stronger, more accessible accountability measures.  While venues have policies to help prevent sexual violence, there are minimal community procedures or support structures […]

GDC Local 6 launches in Ottawa

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After a long hiatus, the Ottawa General Defense Committee Local 6 has launched with renewed commitment to revolutionary community and union self defence. Outside the workplace, many of us face humiliating conditions at the hands of our landlords and their property management cronies. As gentrification creeps, ‘renovictions’ and other slumlord style pressure tactics are becoming […]