Letter to Minister Mendicino

Dear Honourable Marco Mendicino, On November 24, 2020, students and members of the community rallied alongside the Migrant Workers Alliance for Change outside of your Toronto Office to call for the immediate extension of work permits to the thousands of migrant...
Students and Graduates Welcome Reintroduction of Loan Moratoriums

Students and Graduates Welcome Reintroduction of Loan Moratoriums

OTTAWA–The Canadian Federation of Students and Don’t Forget Students support the motion unanimously adopted by the House of Commons calling the reintroduction of moratoriums on federal student loan repayments until May 31, 2021. Once actioned by the Government, this...

A statement on systemic anti-Black racism in Canada

October 21, 2020 The Canadian Federation of Students would like to reaffirm its commitment to racial justice and condemn the anti-Black racism taking place across the country and in Ottawa specifically. Students have been subject to racial violence in classrooms and...

The Federation stands in Solidarity with the Mi’kmaw fishers

The Canadian Federation of Students demands immediate action from the Government to protect Mi’kmaw fishers whose lives and well-being are being threatened by non-Indigenous commercial fishermen. Canada must solidify a commitment to respect Mi’kmaw people and their...