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Activist Toolkit
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| Make sure you are fighting for the right issue
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Meghan Murphy | "The things she's said about decriminalization in New Zealand are absolute falsehood."
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Karl Nerenberg | Alexandre Trudeau is publicly lobbying his brother to stop the deportation of Mohamed Harkat, who came to Canada as a refugee, and has never been been found guilty of any act of violence.
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Photo: Flickr/Christian Peacemaker Teams Aboriginal Justice Team
Karl Nerenberg | The new Trudeau government has acted quickly to prepare the ground for a national inquiry into missing and murdered Indigenous women, an idea the NDP pushed in the last Parliament.
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Nora Loreto | To mark the release of Mohamed Fahmy, the Conservative government announced that they will place sanctions on more countries, if elected.
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Roger Annis | The observer mission in Ukraine of the Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe confirms that the government in Kyiv is undeterred in its use of cluster weapons agasint civilians.
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Roger Annis | Backers in Canada of Ukraine's war in its eastern regions say the government is spending "all of our money" on the war and the money is running out.
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Roger Annis | New figures compiled by the RCMP show the number of murdered and missing Aboriginal women in Canada in the past 30 years is close to 1,200. The government has been saying it is half that number.
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various | Greenpeace has given its voice in support of a national inquiry into missing and murdered Indigenous women in Canada in the form of an open letter to Stephen Harper.
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Karl Nerenberg | Based on this week's Human Rights Watch report the police who are supposed to serve and protect northern British Columbia seem to be quite at odds with the communities they are mandated to protect.
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Adam Bemma | The 14th edition of the jhr Rights Report focuses on the changing human rights situation in Burma. Myanmar's regime is releasing political prisoners and allowing democracy activists to regroup.