PEN Canada, the little charity that could—speak out

NGO's headlines across Canada is a good news story about some bad news.

Mariela Castro Espin, gay rights advocate

Daughter of Raúl, niece of Fidel, mind of her own.

How a Catholic nun tore the mask off Canada’s refugee services, for me

How I learned to love Ottawa’s diplomats

Not too late to change Canada-Honduras trade deal

Honduras saw 32 journalists murdered since 2009. This deal can’t move forward without this sad fact being taken into account.

Russian envoy sees Canada-Russia bilateral ties taking a hit

‘When you have a difficult patch of misunderstanding and distrust you have to talk.’

Harper and Peña Nieto, not amigos but there’s always hope

One issue the North American leaders should address: A crisis of the middle class.

The North Pole is claimed by the Grinch

‘You can’t eat the middle of the pie.’

Public, governments waking up to disarmament: Angela Kane

Harvard report outlines Canada’s hostile refugee policies

It puts the disintegration of relief to the most vulnerable of migrants together into one disturbing package.


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July 23, 2014