Toronto Rally for Alan Johnston

Date: 
Thursday, May 10, 2007
Location: 
Toronto: Simcoe Place Express Park, 200 Front Street West, Toronto, Ontario

Canadian Journalists for Free Expression and the Canadian Media Guild have called on their members and all journalists to mark May 10, 2007, by attending a rally in support of British journalist Alan Johnston. BBC Gaza correspondent Alan Johnston was kidnapped by gunmen near his office in Gaza City on March 12, 2007. Thursday, May 10 marks his 60th day in captivity.
Who: Speakers include:
Peter Mansbridge, CBC Television
Brian Stewart, CBC Television
Anna Maria Tremonti, CBC Radio
Rick MacInnes Rae, CBC Radio
Patrick Martin, The Globe and Mail
Sandro Contenta, Toronto Star