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Carl Hétu | Despite a pandemic, political instability and rumours of threats to his life, Pope Francis is going to Iraq from March 5 to 8.
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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau gives a public address on the COVID-19 crisis on March 16, 2020. Image: CanadianPM/Video Screenshot/Twitter
Ken Stone | Trudeau cannot ignore the damage he is doing to the efforts to fight the novel coronavirus in 20 of the world's poorest countries by maintaining sanctions.
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Journalist documenting events at Independence Square, Ukraine. Image: Mstyslav Chernov/Wikimedia Commons
Lorenzo Vargas | At this time of global anxiety, it is important for journalists everywhere to remember the lessons of the poor and often biased coverage of the Iraq War 16 years ago.
Columnists
2019 Iranian protests. Image: GTVM92/Wikimedia Commons
Rick Salutin | Seemingly non-ideological protest movements and the urgency of the climate crisis indicate we may be moving beyond peak ideology.
Columnists
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo delivers remarks to the media in the press briefing room, at the Department of State, in Washington D.C., on January 7, 2020. [State Department photo by Ron Przysucha/ Public Domain] Image: U.S. Department of State/Flickr
Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan | We should be skeptical when Trump, or any leader, invokes secret "intelligence" to justify their violent actions.
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Brent Patterson | Sixteen years ago, the U.S., the U.K. and other countries launched an illegal war on Iraq. The costs of this war continue to mount.
Podcast
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David Peck | Ann Shin's film 'My Enemy, My Brother', is an emotional journey of two former enemies who return together to Iran and Iraq many years after the war.
Podcast
Kurdish women fighters
Piergiorgio Moro | In October the Kurdish forces where able to make advances in northern Syria, but they suffered major reversals in northern Iraq.
News
Bazaar in Dohuk, the capital of Dohuk Governorate in Iraqi Kurdistan. Photo:  Levi Clancy/Wikimedia Commons
Jonathan Cook | Israel views the Kurds as a key ally in an Arab-dominated region. Now, with Islamic State’s influence receding, an independent Kurdistan could help prevent Iran filling the void.
Podcast
Zaradasht Ahmed on perspective and the Iraq occupation
Face2Face | Zaradasht Ahmed and Face2Face host David Peck talk about his award winning film about the occupation of Iraq as seen through the eyes of an Iraqi nurse.
Podcast
Protests against Donald Trump's Muslim ban in Minneapolis, Minnesota
Redeye Collective | The strategy of the United States in the Middle East is closely connected to the needs of Israel, according to Arab-Canadian feminist and political activist Nahla Abdo.
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Nahla Abdo | All U.S. presidents, including Obama, have taken part in wars attempting to bring the Middle East to heel. Now it is Trump's turn.