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Jen Moore | The House of Commons Subcommittee on International Human Rights hasn't heard from people most directly affected by Canadian mining operations in the region.
Columnists
Many stories involving the West — including Guantanamo, the Nakba and the Algerian war — should be represented at CMHR
Monia Mazigh | Many stories involving the West — including Guantanamo, the Nakba and the Algerian war — should be represented at CMHR
Columnists
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Michael Hackl, Pro Bono | There's a distinction between rules to protect people's rights and arbitrary requirements that limit them. We must be ready to fix outdated and discriminatory rules.
Columnists
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Pro Bono, Celia Chandler | As B.C. prepares to reinstate its Human Rights Commission, it would do well to learn from Ontario, where the introduction of a direct access system has been only a qualified success.
Podcast
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Piergiorgio Moro | While Indonesia is formally a democracy, powerful economic and political interests influence the law towards their interests.
Podcast
Peter Gadjics on his book "The Inheritance of Shame"
David Peck | Peter Gajdics talks about "The Inheritance of Shame," dealing with trauma surviving conversion therapy and how remembering helps in his recovery.
Podcast
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Jiselle Hanna | The death toll of President Duterte's "War on Drugs" is now reaching 10,000 people. Paramilitary death squads are now a feature of life in the Philippines bringing terror to millions of people.
Podcast
David Peck | Chris and Face2Face host David Peck talk about engaged Buddhism, Cambodia, power and politics, photographs as symbols and hope.
Activist Toolkit
Image from Cascade of Rant, Amnesty International labeled for reuse
| Demand their immediate release
Podcast
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David Peck | There are many who credit the rise of 'voluntourism' to humanitarian and motivational speaker Vaden Earle. He talks to David Peck about his ability to release vision and purpose in others.
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Bonnie Burstow | Justice Paul Perell's recent landmark decision found that patients at Oak Ridge were subject to torture between 1966 and 1983.
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News videographer Jeremy Cohn, tackled and arrested by Hamilton Police on May 16, 2017. Image: Barry Gray. Used with permission.
Canadian Journalists for Free Expression, Nathan Munn | The past two years have been devastating for journalism in Canada. CJFE has stepped up on multiple fronts to demand that journalists have protections they need.