For Mohamed Harkat, there was a break in the clouds with the April 25 Federal Court of Appeal ruling that his rights had been violated in the security certificate proceedings he underwent in 2009.
Eva Bartlett journeys to a number of Lebanon's significant sites of resistance and victory over the Zionist occupation of Lebanon, including a former prison known for its torturing of prisoners.
Community members showed up at the offices of the Canadian Security Intelligence Service (CSIS) in Montreal yesterday morning, intent on engaging in an action called "profile the profilers."
Building Resilience Against Terrorism is a hodgepodge of Management 101 PowerPoint nonsense that simply regurgitates the unsubstantiated nostrums that fearmongers have been parroting for years.
A classified U.S. diplomatic cable records how American officials worked with senior Canadian police and security officials to find "work-arounds" to anticipated restrictions on intelligence-sharing.
A new directive issued by the Minister of Public Safety removes any ambiguity about the government's position on the use and sharing of information that is likely derived from torture.
Radical historian Luke Stewart joins the show for a discussion on the complicity and the roles of the Canadian government in acts of torture to Canadian citizens and others.
Mar 6, 2012 to Mar 7, 2012
Kitchener Downtown Community Centre (KDCC) Multi-Purpose Room,
35 b Weber St. W.Kitchener , ON
Canada43° 27' 9" N, 80° 29' 19.9176" W
An Evening with Canadian Torture Survivor Abdullah Almalki, accompanied by Matthew Behrens, co-ordinator of Stop Canadian Involvement in Torture.
Fallout from Canada's immigration legislation includes increased detention and deportation of those who, through no fault of their own, have become a scapegoat in the so-called Global War on Terror.
In a carefully worded directive, obtained by Canadian Press through the Access to Information Act, Public Safety Minister Vic Towes instructs CSIS to accept information under torture.