detention system

Blog
Mar 7, 2014

On the Detention of Trans People

Mercedes Allen
Treatment of trans people (particularly trans women) in detention facilities has come under examination recently. There's a solution, it's just a question of whether there is the will to examine it.
News
Mar 22, 2012
Photo: 2010 Legal Observers/Flickr

Refugee policies should be evidence-based

Susan McGrath
Empirical research that would improve refugee legislation and the practices of our refugee determination system is being overlooked to the detriment of refugees and the Canadian public.
Columnists
Jul 9, 2009

Two standards of detention

Nonviolent activists and Muslims, secretly and dubiously charged, are held in draconian conditions, while the zealot charged with killing Dr. George Tiller trumpets and advocates from jail.
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