VIDEO: Montreal uprising for freedom

Adam Bemma and Jessie Mathieson

Saturday, Oct. 29, 2011 Montrealers marched through downtown calling for peace and democracy in Syria. Organized by the Collective for Syria in Montreal, many gathered at Norman Bethune Square to call attention to the human rights abuses and atrocities being committed on non-violent protesters in the Middle Eastern nation.

Journalists for Human Rights (jhr) was there to bring local media attention to this Arab Spring uprising, which is continuing despite state repression. A jhr-CUTV collaboration.

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