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Matthew Behrens

Armed Force's new diversity strategy is "lipstick on a pig," says lead plaintiff Nicola Peffers more

Apr 27, 2017 3:19 PM News 1 Comments

Spy agency’s first public report in two years on the threat posed by terrorism in Canada has a slippery ­relationship with reality more

Mar 15, 2017 6:00 PM News 3 Comments

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Vice media

"I'm prepared to take this as far as it needs to go," says the national security reporter – even though he's not optimistic about winning more

Feb 22, 2017 6:06 PM News

Author and human rights lawyer delivers the 11th Annual Eva Holtby Lecture on Contemporary Culture at the ROM this week more

Nov 9, 2016 5:46 PM News

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Mychalo Prystupa

Groups had high hopes for Liberal change after the Harper decade, but instead say there wasn't proper consultation on the Liquefied Natural Gas megaproject more

Nov 2, 2016 6:47 PM News 1 Comments

Despite court victories and long-promised amendments to C-51, agencies that work in the shadows like CSIS and the RCMP still wield extraordinary powers over our privacy rights more

Oct 9, 2016 9:35 AM News 1 Comments

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CBS

Justin Trudeau's recent visit to Washington reminded one Torontonian about the time she challenged Richard Nixon more

Mar 16, 2016 7:00 PM News 1 Comments

Solving the health care crisis in northern Ontario’s indigenous communities goes beyond funding increases  more

Mar 9, 2016 6:57 PM News 2 Comments

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The Trudeau government will end air strikes against ISIS February 22. But 25 years after the Gulf War, Canada's involvement in Iraq has contributed to a staggering loss of life. more

Feb 17, 2016 6:13 PM News

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Nadine MacKinnon

While CF-18s continue to drop 250-kilogram bombs, Canada's military and diplomatic involvement in Iraq since Gulf War 1 has contributed to the staggering loss of more than 2 million Iraqi lives more

Feb 8, 2016 8:45 AM News

The prime minister could nix the Saudi arms deal, but Parliament won't pressure him to cancel and lose Canadian jobs more

Jan 13, 2016 7:08 PM News 4 Comments

Film on blackballed screenwriter Dalton Trumbo resonates with locals whose parents were victims of McCarthy-era Red Scare more

Dec 16, 2015 6:37 PM News

"If we're concerned about the dangers posed by terrorism, then we should be protecting the world from the terror of nuclear weapons" more

Dec 2, 2015 5:19 PM News 5 Comments

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Mohawk Council of Kahnawake.

If new Indigenous affairs minister Carolyn Bennett needs a template on how not to begin a relationship with First Nations, she need look no further than the mishandling of the St. Lawrence Seaway sewage dump more

Nov 22, 2015 9:37 AM News

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Twitter

As a high-level intelligence officer in Afghanistan, how likely is it that Harjit Sajjan knew nothing about Canada’s complicity in torture? more

Nov 11, 2015 5:58 PM News 4 Comments

Efforts to get people to vote, complete with ballot-box selfies, loomed large on social media, but when casting a ballot is treated as the noblest thing you can do in a democracy, it accommodates a status quo of incredibly narrow choices more

Oct 20, 2015 9:28 AM News 2 Comments

Basil Borutski's rampage took place 11 months to the day Michael Zehaf-Bibeau stormed Parliament Hill, but unlike that shooting there have been no marquee events by federal leaders calling for a national action plan on violence against women more

Oct 4, 2015 8:00 AM News

PM promises to do "more of everything" to bring more Syrians fleeing war to Canada after lifeless body of drowned three-year-old Alan Kurdi shocks the world – meanwhile hundreds of nationals already here face deportation more

Sep 8, 2015 10:54 AM News 1 Comments

It's important to put names and faces to the victims of Canadian militarism - will things change with NDP rule? more

Aug 31, 2015 9:08 AM News

Self-described "reluctant soldier" turned pacifist became a pillar of Toronto's peace and social justice movements more

Jun 14, 2015 9:59 AM News 1 Comments

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