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News
Nov 18, 2015
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An 'act of war' in a world of war

Azeezah Kanji
French President Francois Hollande declared the horrific events that happened in Paris an "act of war." But does that mean there was no war before Paris was attacked?
Book Review
Aug 13, 2015

The dark side of human rights

Azeezah Kanji
Critical scholarship on human rights raises serious questions about the ability of human rights to achieve or promote justice. Authors Nicola Perugini and Neve Gordon explore these questions.
News
May 28, 2014
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Mourning the 'War on Terror's' ungrievable casualties

Azeezah Kanji
What is at stake in the question of which deaths we mark and mourn and which we marginalize and ignore? The National September 11 Memorial Museum and drone warfare are a reminder of this question.
Blog
Mar 18, 2014
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Is multiculturalism bad for women in Canada?

Azeezah Kanji
Controversial author Irshad Manji claims multiculturalism is a policy that prevents interrogation of misogynistic cultural practices, endangering women's lives and well-being. Do you agree?
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