May 15, 2019
Nakba graffiti in Nazereth. Photo: PRA/Wikimedia Commons

The Nakba: a catastrophe that is still with us

Robert Massoud
Around the world, May 15 is commemorated as Nakba Day. It is the simmering conflict which has tainted 70 years of the world's evolution and interfered with the resolution of many of its problems.
May 7, 2019
Age Is More: Image: Still from Murray Thomson/YouTube

Murray Thomson's lasting legacy

Brent Patterson
Murray Thomson, who passed away on May 2, co-founded a human rights group that has observed violations of Indigenous rights in Canada and protects human rights defenders around the world.
May 2, 2019
Linda Sarsour and Harold Shuster. Photo: Tyler Blashko

Freedom of expression is central to our democracy

Harold Shuster
Sid Frankel
Freedom of expression is central to our liberal democracy. The state has no right to intervene in events like the panel discussion with Palestinian-American activist Linda Sarsour.


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