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Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan | While there is scant evidence that mass arrests and deportations have slowed the flow of Central American refugees to the U.S., they have certainly scared students and families living there.
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Mac Scott | A new report released this week showed that Canada's detention system is more broken than ever. Release is entirely dependent on arbitrary review and there's no presumptive period. What's going on?
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Mercedes Allen | Treatment of trans people (particularly trans women) in detention facilities has come under examination recently. There's a solution, it's just a question of whether there is the will to examine it.
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Matthew Behrens | A compilation of interview results undertaken as part of the Security Certificate Initiative (SCI), conducted in 2009 among seven departments, is a straight-up portrait of the banality of evil.
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Matthew Behrens | In 2013, the core issue, unremarkably, boils down to the same problem that the Supreme Court identified in its 2007 decision: how can one meet a case that one does not know?
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Matthew Behrens | Agencies of the Canadian state, from spies to judges, have wedged open a door to legitimize complicity in a practice that both domestic and international law ban outright.
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Matthew Behrens | For Mohamed Harkat, there was a break in the clouds with the April 25 Federal Court of Appeal ruling that his rights had been violated in the security certificate proceedings he underwent in 2009.
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Matthew Behrens | Building Resilience Against Terrorism is a hodgepodge of Management 101 PowerPoint nonsense that simply regurgitates the unsubstantiated nostrums that fearmongers have been parroting for years.
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Susan McGrath | Empirical research that would improve refugee legislation and the practices of our refugee determination system is being overlooked to the detriment of refugees and the Canadian public.
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Matthew Behrens | Fallout from Canada's immigration legislation includes increased detention and deportation of those who, through no fault of their own, have become a scapegoat in the so-called Global War on Terror.
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Amy Goodman | Nonviolent activists and Muslims, secretly and dubiously charged, are held in draconian conditions, while the zealot charged with killing Dr. George Tiller trumpets and advocates from jail.
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The Media Consortium | Sonia Sotomayor would be an excellent choice for the Supreme Court, signaling to Latino/as that the White House is aware of the need for more representation in government.