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UN Human Rights Decision Backs French Sikhs

News Agencies – January 13, 2012 A Sikh man in France has won the backing of the United Nations Human Rights Committee in his fight...

Op Ed suggests that Canada is a haven for Iran’s elite

Toronto Star – November 21, 2011 This opinion piece by Payam Akhavan, Professor of International Law at McGill University, a former UN war crimes prosecutor,...

Complaint Launched Against Netherlands by Dutch Moroccans

17 November 2011 Three unnamed Dutch Moroccans have filed a complaint against the Netherlands on the grounds that the state has not protected them against...

Young Somali Muslims in Toronto drawn to activism

The Globe and Mail – September 23, 2011   Famine in their homeland has brought 20 young Canadian-Somalis together to walk 350 kilometres to reach the...