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Podcast
Jun 15, 2016

Tens of thousands of Tamils still displaced in Sri Lanka

Redeye
Seven years after the end of a devastating civil war in Sri Lanka, the northern province still looks as if the conflict ended yesterday. Tamil refugees have petitioned the Oakland Institute for help.
Blog
May 23, 2014

Commemorating 100 years of the Komagata Maru

No One Is Illegal-Vancouver
One hundred years ago the 376 passengers of Komagata Maru were refused entry into British Columbia by Canadian immigration officers. How different is our country today?
News
Aug 1, 2013
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A Tamil path to Palestine

Krisna Saravanamuttu
Through the "war on terror," the Israeli Defense Force (IDF) and Sri Lanka's Armed Forces have waged war on civilian populations.
Podcast
Feb 3, 2010

Canadian government releases last of Tamil refugees

Redeye
Seventy-six Tamil refugees were immediately taken into custody when they were discovered off the coast of British Columbia in October 2009 under suspicion of membership in the Tamil Tigers.
News
Jan 21, 2010

Sri Lanka: Battle for the presidency

Kshama Ranawana
Deeply divided Sri Lankan citizens go to the polls on Jan. 26 to vote in a president in its first major post-war electoral exercise.
Photos
May 14, 2009

Tamils and supporters take to the streets again

Michelle Langlois
Another mass protest by the Tamil community and supporters Wednesday, as thousands marched past Yonge and Dundas in downtown Toronto. (Photo: Michelle Langlois)
News
May 13, 2009

Of traffic and Tamils, apathy and action

Maha Zimmo
'Tamil protesters in Toronto hold the city hostage, disrupt traffic! Poor Torontonians; weren't you able to reach your TiVod Oprah episode on time?'
Photos
May 13, 2009

The human toll of Sri Lanka's war

rabbleTV
As massacres continue in Sri Lanka, Tamil civilians are being herded into detention camps. In Toronto, protests continue, and today we have live streaming coverage at rabble.ca/rabbletv.
Photos
Apr 21, 2009

Ottawa protests continue against Sri Lanka government

rabble staff
The ongoing protests against Sri Lanka's repression of its Tamil minority -- this was the scene on April 17 -- were reinforced today as thousands packed Parliament Hill. (Photo: Bayan_Canada)
Photos
Apr 12, 2009

Tamils protest in Ottawa

rabble staff
The Tamil community and their supporters have been engaged in continuous protests in Ottawa against the actions of the Sri Lankan government.

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