Podcast
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Redeye Collective | B.C. Supreme Court is allowing three Eritrean refugees to proceed with a civil lawsuit against the Canadian mining company Nevsun, which they say knowingly used forced labour in its operations.
Podcast
Redeye Collective | Privately sponsored refugees from countries like Somalia and Eritrea can face a five-year wait before they're able to come to Canada. Even government-assisted refugees from Africa can wait 18 months.
Book Review
Daniel Tseghay | Yves Engler's new book "Canada in Africa" exposes the Canadian government's complicity, and exploitation of, Canadian mines in Africa.
News
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Michael Stewart | The third-largest group crossing the Mediterranean is fleeing Eritrea, home to one of the most corrupt and brutal regimes in the world, and Canadian mining companies.
Blog
Jamie Kneen | A new report by the UN Commission of Inquiry on Human Rights in Eritrea describes a totalitarian state where torture is rampant and a Canadian mining company is flourishing.
Blog
Jessica Prupas | Thousands of refugees from Eritrea and Sudan are being detained in a desert prison, and their fate is unclear.
Podcast
Redeye Collective | Canada accepts 96% of all refugee applicants from Eritrea. Israel officially accepts none, yet more than 60,000 are living there with no help or protection from the state.