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People are standing up for Attawapiskat | May 5 2016 | We need to demand more and get involved if we want to see real change.
Voices-Voix is launching actions to rebuild after Harper | May 5 2016 | Join the thunderclap on May 14 to make the government take action!
Are Trudeau's promised reforms to Bill C-51 ever coming? | May 4 2016 | Carter Vance | The Liberals promised to "swiftly" reform Stephen Harper's dangerous surveillance bill, C-51. How long do we have to wait?
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May Day 2016: Support protesters in Montreal | May 2 2016 | Demand an independent investigation of the police response to May Day protesters and support their demands.
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Questions surround timing of terrorism charges in Waterloo case | Apr 29 2016 | Monia Mazigh | Immediately after the Brussels attacks, a Waterloo engineering student was arrested by the RCMP. It's not the first time the security establishment has taken advantage of a climate of fear.
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The unbearable lightness of Stéphane Dion | Apr 28 2016 | Matthew Behrens | The Trudeau team is poised to fail two significant foreign policy tests. One deals with an individual war criminal, while the other is a massive terrorism and torture trade show.
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The price of acceptance: Immigrants with disabilities in a system of disadvantage | Apr 27 2016 | Chavon Niles, Ilaneet Goren | Denying people with disabilities the right to live in Canada reinforces the stereotype that disability is a "burden." We need to change this rhetoric and exclusion.
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From exploited to supported: Phasing out Canada's lowest wage work programs | Apr 26 2016 | Teuila Fuatai | In part two of her investigation into sheltered workshop programs exploiting intellectually disabled adults in Canada, Teuila Fuatai looks at what is next for the programs and those involved.
Photo: flickr/End Immigration Detention Network
Demands for change to Canada's immigration detention system mount in wake of deaths | Apr 26 2016 | Alyse Kotyk | Nearly 80 detainees staged a hunger strike at the Lindsay, Ontario facility to protest immigration detention and inhumane treatment as indefinite detention remains in Canada.
Photo: Christian Eager/flickr
The federal government is selective with its protection of privacy | Apr 22 2016 | Monia Mazigh | "Privacy concerns" have been used by the Canadian government as a powerful pretext for inaction or silence and this should be challenged and denounced.
Syrian refugees: A progress report | Apr 19 2016 | Maya Bhullar | An interview with Maisie Lo, Director of Immigration Services at WoodGreen Community Services in Toronto.
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MPs vow to act on Attawapiskat, but will their resolve last? | Apr 15 2016 | Karl Nerenberg | Once again there is a national prise de conscience on the desperate state of Indigenous Canada, but how soon will it all fade from the public mind?

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