Blog
Derrick O'Keefe | Despite her travel ban, on Sunday Joya addressed the closing plenary of the Left Forum in New York City via Skype.
News
Fava Zaharuk | A new women-led non-profit called Afghans for Peace is actively creating a counter narrative to the myth that Afghan women are being liberated by the presence of NATO soldiers.
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Gerry Caplan | When the United Nations approved a declaration in 2005 that the international community has a Responsibility to Protect the citizens of a nation when its government cannot, expectations were high.
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Edmonton-Centre MP Laurie Hawn
David J. Climenhaga | Why do our federal Conservative politicians say stuff like this? Is it because they think we're dopes and they can tell us whatever pops into their heads and we'll believe them?
Columnists
Amy Goodman | Wisconsin, Indiana, Ohio, Idaho ... these are the latest fronts in the battle of budgets, with the larger fight over a potential shutdown of the U.S. government looming.
Podcast
MaryCarl Guiao, Drew Garvie | The latest on Khadr's case. The horrors of his ongoing detainment. Why and how the Canadian goverment has supported his torture.
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David J. Climenhaga | Online magazine reports German troops in Afghanistan are in a state of near revolt after three were killed and six injured by an Afghan trooper they were training.
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Federal NDP leader Jack Layton
David J. Climenhaga | The Tories said it must never happen, but the New Yorker reported authoritatively yesterday that "the Obama Administration has entered into direct, secret talks with senior Afghan Taliban leaders."
News
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Scaachi Koul | The right-wing Hockey Night in Canada pundit has gone too far with his support for Rob Ford and antics in Afghanistan, and some hockey fans want to protest his politicization of their game.
Blog
Murray Dobbin | Our tragic and pathetic Afghanistan adventure is a dramatic commentary on the state of Canadian politics and democracy.
News
James Clark | A bigger, wider audience learned more about the Middle East and Afghanistan, a new generation was politicized: Jason Kenney's attempt to ban Galloway backfired spectacularly.
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David McKee | The state has interests in the Afghanistan war that surpass (and diminish) the electoral concerns of any individual party or government. Examining this is key to strengthening the anti-war effort.