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Toronto In light of Mayor Mel Lastmans recent anti-black racist statements, his disingenuous apology and the inaction of Toronto City Council members, Torontos African Canadian Community will hold a press conference at City Hall tomorrow, Tuesday June 26, 2001 at 9:30 a.m. The community will be calling for the Mayors resignation and demanding that Toronto City Council be accountable to all the citizens of Toronto and the Citys employees and take action against anti-black racism and economic apartheid in Toronto.

Tuesday, June 26, 2001
9:30 a.m.

Committee Room 4
Toronto City Hall
100 Queen Street West

Sponsoring organizations include: Congress of Black Women, Jamaican Canadian Association, Pan Afrikan Congress, Congolese Association of Toronto, Ontario Parents of Black Children, Canadian Association of Black Educators, Midaynta, African Canadian Legal Clinic, Tropicana, Ghanaian Canadian Association of Ontario, Uganda Canadian Community Centre of Toronto, Muslim Education Network, Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE), Sudanese Association of Ontario.


For further information contact: Marie Clarke Walker (416) 409-8565