The desperate situations that continue to play out—exemplified by the current state of emergency in Attawapiskat—make it clear that Canada can no longer rest on its laurels as an international human rights leader.
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A Make Poverty History rally on Parliament Hill in 2007.
Karri Munn-Venn Published: Wednesday, 05/08/2013 12:00 am EDT Last Updated: Wednesday, 05/08/2013 7:46 pm EDT
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