Matthew Behrens

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Nov 29, 2017
Mohamed Harkat at the Supreme Court of Canada. Photo: International Civil Liberties Monitoring Group/Facebook

Mohamed Harkat awaits another court verdict

Matthew Behrens
The Ottawa resident has never subjected to examination either in an open court or a closed session. He was in court in mid-November seeking relaxed conditions and now wait for a verdict.
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Oct 27, 2017
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The Goodale memos on torture lay a hideous groundwork

Matthew Behrens
Ralph Goodale's series of new memos defy the absolute prohibition on torture. This is immoral and foolish, given how Canadian citizens have been treated and the deserved payouts they have received
Columnists
Jun 22, 2016

Saying no to Canada's death game

In a reminder that the warfare state is never affected by who gets elected in Canada, the Trudeau Liberals are about to embark on a militaristic spending spree that will draw no opposition.
Columnists
Dec 18, 2015

The blacklist was a many-gendered affair

Resistance films reveal that the blacklist was not merely a Hollywood phenomenon, but one that affected people from all walks of life. Overlooked in this history are the women who suffered under it.

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