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Israeli university bars Palestinians
November 15, 2006
Hebrew University is demanding all Israeli Palestinians provide police character references before they are permitted on campus.
A social activism retreat not to miss!
August 23, 2006
Alternatives global solidarity summer school will include workshops, debates and discussions focusing on political and socioeconomic policy at home and abroad. In attendance will be more than 100 sta
Israeli attack in Gaza is condemned
July 4, 2006
The Alternative Information Centre (AIC), a joint Palestinian-Israeli organization which prioritizes political advocacy, critical analysis and information sharing, strongly condemns the Israeli army'
Punishing innocent Palestinians is a crime
May 23, 2006
Innocent Palestinian people are being treated like animals, with the presumption that they are guilty of some crime. Because they voted for candidates who are members of Hamas, the United States gove
Iraqi women fight for future amidst 'new kind of war'
May 10, 2006
When I telephoned Huda Al-Jazairy in Baghdad exactly two years ago, a bomb had fallen 12 feet from her house, shattering windows in surrounding houses. At that time, she told me, "There is no securit
An appeal from Kathmandu
April 24, 2006
I am writing this from Kathmandu. The entire valley was under curfew for 25 hours last week on the 15th day of the ongoing civic protest against the autocratic king and his army. The army and the se
Afghanistan is not our war
April 4, 2006
We are not threatened by voices in the Middle East opposing American policy, unless you believe one reference in a recording of bin Laden mentioning Canada along with other countries. That recording,
Challenges and threats in Venezuela
December 16, 2005
After several attempts at deposing the government of President Hugo ChÃ¡vez, various right-wing political groups decided to withdraw from the elections that took place December 4. Thus far
Bush's setback at the summit
November 22, 2005
Mar del Plata, Argentina, is a resort city and yet in the days immediately preceding the Summit of the Americas, the city became a militarized zone. This was done under the name of the so-called anti
World Social Forum and democracy
September 6, 2005
One of the venues of the first ever polycentric World Social Forum will be Karachi. WSF to be held in a country under a dictatorship ? âeoeIf one starts looking for an ideal country with democra
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New Union Project telephone town hall attracts thousands
Wildrose deftly defuses robo-call crisis while federal Cons suffer Scotch verdict
David J. Climenhaga
Who profits from blasting away water resources and valuable ecosystems?
Rob Ford and the civic value of embarrassment