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After seven years in prison, Chelsea Manning will walk free

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In April 2010, a classified U.S. military video was released through the website Wikleaks, recorded from a camera aboard an Apache helicopter. It shows the massacre of civilians on a street in Baghdad, Iraq. The video, which Wikleaks called "Collateral Murder," documented in graphic, grainy black-and-white detail a helicopter gunship attack on July 12, 2007. The helicopter opens fire with machine guns on a group of men, including Reuters news agency photographer Namir Noor-Eldeen and his driver, Saeed Chmagh. Most of the men are killed instantly. Noor-Eldeen runs away, and the crosshairs follow him, shooting nonstop, until he falls dead.

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| November 29, 2016
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The past and present of U.S. war resisters in Canada

October 5, 2016
| Sarah Hipworth and Luke Stewart talk about the book "Let Them Stay: U.S. War Resisters in Canada 2004-2016."
Length: 28:21 minutes (25.96 MB)
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| July 28, 2016
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Jürgen Todenhöfer on 'truth,' the real face of war and a respect for other cultures

July 17, 2016
| Jürgen and David talk about "truth," ISIS, brainwashing, the media, respect for other cultures and the real face of war.
Length: 48:45 minutes (33.48 MB)
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| July 12, 2016
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Chilcot Report raises questions of accountability for Iraq invasion

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The most powerful case for the U.S. war resisters

Let Them Stay: U.S. War Resisters in Canada, 2004-2016

by edited by Sarah Hipworth and Luke Stewart
(Iguana Books,
2016;
$21.83)

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On February 15, 2003, 15 million people around the globe marched in opposition to the impending war in Iraq. Despite not convincing the U.S. or UK governments to draw back from their invasion plans, the pressure generated that day did convince several governments, including Canada's, not to participate in what would turn out to be a military debacle that the United States and the United Kingdom are still reeling from more than a decade later.

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Trudeau's bombing carries on Canada's 25-year war against Iraq

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'We are humans, not dogs': Inside France's largest refugee camp

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