North America

Canada blocks asbestos ban

April 1, 2008

UN Rotterdam treaty on toxic trade restrictions marred by Canada’s stance on asbestos

Did Canada cave under US Israeli pressure?

January 22, 2008

Michael Ratner: Canada gave in to pressure from US ambassador

Canada to take US, Israel off torture list

January 22, 2008

Alex Neve from Amnesty says Canadian foreign policy interests trump human rights

Our best stories for 2007: Environment

December 14, 2007
U.N. Climate Change Conference in turmoil over mandatory targets for reducing carbon emissions by 2020

Who watches the intelligence services?

November 1, 2007

Andrew Mitrovica critiques North American media coverage of Maher Arar case

History of the National Security State

Gore Vidal: History of the National Security State

August 1, 2007
When Julian Assange was arrested in London, he was carrying a copy of our book, Gore Vidal: History of the National Security State