The Brazilian left is in a state of profound shock and confusion.
The arrests have been criticized for being a deliberate assault on human rights.
The issue is the dramatic transformation of the Canadian military from a UNpeacekeeping force into a U.S. war-fighting force.
The Canadian government has been rapidly building up the military andforging new Canada-U.S.
There is no question that environmental issues need to be brought to the forefront of political agendas.
Sheehan called on the Canadian government to welcome war resisters as refugees.
Let me answer by saying that I went to see Al Gore's film, An Inconvenient Truth, last week.
Governments around the world are now trying to persuade people to postpone their retirement and go on working to ease pressure on pension plans.
Across the country, 12 Status of Women Canada offices are scheduled to close April 1. These offices have played a significant role in funding community initiatives and research. In Newfoundland and Labrador, women have given the Harper government an F for their efforts when it comes to women.
The attention to the issue of watch lists generated by the struggles of Maher Arar (the Canadian citizen detained by Americans and shipped off to torture and interrogation in Syria) to clear his name should make us all sit back and reflect.
But each Friday, a kind-hearted Canadian woman ventured to the prison, alone, to visit Morales and the other prisoners, and she taught him the art of Zen meditation.