Podcast
Redeye Collective | Seven years after the end of a devastating civil war in Sri Lanka, the northern province still looks as if the conflict ended yesterday. Tamil refugees have petitioned the Oakland Institute for help.
Blog
No One Is Illegal-Vancouver | One hundred years ago the 376 passengers of Komagata Maru were refused entry into British Columbia by Canadian immigration officers. How different is our country today?
News
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various | The Sri Lankan army presence of 85,000-­86,000 in the North and East is contrary to peace building and amounts to a Tamil civil society under occupation.
News
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Krisna Saravanamuttu | Through the "war on terror," the Israeli Defense Force (IDF) and Sri Lanka's Armed Forces have waged war on civilian populations.
Podcast
Migrant Matters Radio | The experiences of racialized working-class (im)migrants here. The abuses inherent in (forced) migration to Canada. The importance of these communities defending themselves.
Podcast
Mordecai Briemberg | Sri Lankan Tamils face discrimination and poverty as they struggle for rights in their homeland. Now in Canada, they face many similar issues.
Blog
Seth Klein | If the 492 Tamil asylum-seekers who recently arrived by boat on B.C.'s shores are "queue-jumpers," then I guess my parents were too.
RabbleTV
rabbleTV | Vic Toews insists the MV Sun Sea, carrying Tamil refugee claimants, is full of terrorists and human smugglers. But neither recent history nor reliable intelligence seem to back up his claims.
Podcast
Lorraine Chisholm | Seventy-six Tamil refugees were immediately taken into custody when they were discovered off the coast of British Columbia in October 2009 under suspicion of membership in the Tamil Tigers.
News
Kshama Ranawana | Deeply divided Sri Lankan citizens go to the polls on Jan. 26 to vote in a president in its first major post-war electoral exercise.
Blog
John Bonnar | Canadians Concerned about Sri Lanka (CCSL) came to the steps of the Sri Lankan Consulate in Toronto Saturday to express their deep concern about the ongoing humanitarian crisis in Sri Lanka.
Podcast
John Bonnar | Tamil Canadian Krisna Saravanamuttu, Liberal MP Bob Rae and NDP leader Jack Layton share their thoughts on the humanitarian crisis in Sri Lanka.