Category: Latino community

Halifax demonstrators to rally in solidarity with migrant caravans

https://leaderpost.com/pmn/news-pmn/canada-news-pmn/halifax-demonstrators-to-rally-in-solidarity-with-migrant-caravans/wcm/239c9ecb-87eb-4eff-9c14-70997851a315 Event organizer Stacey Gomez says U.S. President Donald Trump’s reaction to the migrant caravan demonstrates that the U.S. isn’t a safe place for refugees, adding that she’s concerned the migrants will be met with a violent response once they reach the border. Stacey Gomez  Maritimes Coordinator at Maritimes-Guatemala Breaking the Silence Network Halifax, Nova […]

Deported to Guyana, man came back to Canada and returned to life of crime

https://www.therecord.com/news-story/8149130-deported-to-guyana-man-came-back-to-canada-and-returned-to-life-of-crime/ KITCHENER — A man from Guyana deported from Canada 21 years ago after racking up several criminal convictions — including one for robbery — sneaked back into this country and returned to crime. Sheikh Ally, 47, was sentenced on Thursday to a little more than six years in prison, minus enhanced pretrial custody, afterpleading guilty to […]

Colombians illegally entered Canada for a better life, but turned to crime

https://www.therecord.com/news-story/7927481-colombians-illegally-entered-canada-for-a-better-life-but-turned-to-crime/ All five were arrested. They had a crowbar and other break-in tools. Two of the men, Jorge Bonilla, 52, and Alex Camacho, 31, pleaded guilty in Kitchener court earlier this month to break and enter, and theft. They will almost assuredly be deported.