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Detention centre fencing in Australia. Photo: David Stanley/Flickr
Maya Bhullar | A roundup of organizations and tools which are helping to fight against immigrant detention in Quebec.
Columnists
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Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan | Until Monday, over 350 migrant children were jailed in filthy, unsafe conditions by U.S. Customs and Border Protection in Clint, Texas.
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Omar Khadr
Kathleen Copps | If the Liberal government is serious about combating Islamophobia, they should award long-denied justice to those in Canada's Muslim communities whose freedoms were sacrificed for the "war on terror."
Columnists
Monia Mazigh | "Responsible conviction" is the guiding principle Stéphane Dion has proposed for extending help to Canadians detained abroad. What's missing are concrete commitments in Canadian foreign policy.
News
Photo: Canadian Boat to Gaza
Megan Devlin | The Freedom Flotilla ships to Gaza have been turned back. Two Canadians, Robert Lovelace and Kevin Neish, are being held in custody.
Blog
Harsha Walia | This past week an all-white jury listened to testimony at the inquest into the death of Lucia Vega Jimenez while in Canada Border Service Agency (CBSA) custody. What it found should be shocking.
Podcast
Scott Neigh | Mina Ramos and Macdonald Scott talk about organizing on the outside in support of the largest collective resistance by detained migrants in Canadian history, going on right now.
Podcast
Redeye Collective | Playwright Tommy Taylor was one of 900 people arrested and held in detention during the G20 summit in Toronto in July 2010. He’s turned the Facebook post he wrote about it into a play.
News
Photo: Justice for Muhammed Sillah
Riaz Sayani-Mulji | Muhammed, a refugee from Gambia, was arrested and detained on June 29th after having his request for asylum in Canada denied.
Podcast
Redeye Collective | The vast majority of prisoners in Guatanamo are now on hunger strike in protest against their continued detention without charge or trial. Some have been on hunger strike for three months.
Podcast
Redeye Collective | Mohammad Majoub was first arrested in 2000 under a security certificate. He lived in detention and under house arrest until 2012. Finally allowed to leave Toronto, he has been speaking across Canada.
Columnists
Monia Mazigh | There might well be terrorists arrested by Mauritania but we should not forget that there are likely innocent people being detained as well. Aaron Yoon could be one of them.