Vote Karrie Porter for St. Patrick's Ward in St. Catharines on Monday, October 22, 2018

Petition to root out racist publication from St. Catharines

Please sign the petition and send a clear message to those peddling hate and bigotry that they are not welcome in our community.

WHEREAS Your Ward News, a notoriously racist and anti-semitic Toronto-based publication, is now showing up in mailboxes in isolated neighbourhoods in St. Catharines;

WHEREAS Previous issues of the publication have included images portraying Jews as dogs and feature use of the n-word and other racist slurs;

WHEREAS The publishers were arrested and charged in November 2017 with the wilful promotion of hate.

We cannot allow this kind of hate to spread in our city;

We the undersigned call on government officials to work with community partners to root out this racist publication from our city.

Your Ward News, a notoriously racist and anti-semitic Toronto-based publication, is now showing up in mailboxes in isolated neighbourhoods in St. Catharines. Previous issues of the publication have included images portraying Jews as dogs and feature use of the n-word and other racist slurs.

The publishers were arrested and charged in November 2017 with the willful promotion of hate. We cannot allow this kind of hate to spread in our city. I am committed to working with community partners and government officials to root out the racist rot.

Add your name to root out racism in St. Catharines!

Will you sign?