Blog June 22
Penney Kome | After federal reforms reduced the national incarceration rate, GEO Group, a private prison company, obtained a lucrative contract to detain immigrant children and families.
Blog June 23
David J. Climenhaga | The Atlas Network is said to have distributed about $5 million U.S. to groups it supports worldwide in 2016. Among the recipients are 12 Canadian entities.
News June 23
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Karl Nerenberg | In 2002, Canada and the U.S. signed an agreement that says asylum seekers can be sent back to the U.S. when they try to enter Canada. Trump’s recent actions make that agreement look ridiculous.
Columnists June 22
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Rick Salutin | The U.S. separation of immigration children from their families is symptomatic of global failure to safeguard children's rights.
News June 22
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Gordon Laxer | NAFTA is a corporate rights agreement, not a free-trade agreement in the original sense.
News June 22
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Jerry Dias | Labour leaders warned that getting rid of mandatory retirement would create a block to young workers entering the workforce.
Blog June 22
Caravan of Love walk in support of immigrants and refugees. Photo: Fibonacci Blue/Flickr
Karen Hamilton, Krista Johnston | Winnipeg has an important leadership role to play by making our city a truly welcoming community for all residents, regardless of immigration status.
Blog June 21
Cover of report, "TB or not TB? There is no question" Image from Toronto Disaster Relief Committee archives
Cathy Crowe | Even after a micro-outbreak of tuberculosis in the homeless population in the early 2000s that saw deaths, the city still doesn't get it.
Blog June 21
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J. Baglow | Jordan Peterson and Lindsay Shepherd take to the courts. How will their fellow Speechies respond?
Blog June 21
Education Minister David Eggen tabled new legislation in the Alberta legislature November 2, 2017 to support students by ensuring they can safely join or form gay-straight and queer-straight alliances. Photo: Chris Schwarz/Government of Alberta/Flickr
David J. Climenhaga | Public documents and website postings show some of the sources of the so-called Justice Centre for Constitutional Freedoms' money.
Columnists June 21
World Refugee Day Action. Photo: Karla Cote/Flickr
Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan | Questions about babies have arisen again at the White House, this time about thousands of immigrant children, ripped from their parents and jailed in cages on the orders of President Trump.
Blog June 20
David J. Climenhaga | The so-called Justice Centre for Constitutional Freedom is part of a network of social conservative groups that often target laws supporting reproductive and LGBTQ rights.