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Indigenous Group Fighting Tar Sands Gets Boost From Neil Young

January 28, 2014

First Nations Chief Allan Adam discusses the Tar Sands awareness tour with Canadian musician Neil Young and the health issues that communities face

JNF Honors Canadian PM Amidst Protests Against Bedouin Expulsion

December 2, 2013

On Sunday, December 1st, hundreds protested in Toronto, Canada. The demonstrators gathered in freezing weather outside the Metro Toronto Convention Center where thousands attended the JNF honoring dinner for Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper. Harper has been one of the most fervent supporters of Israel. Under his leadership military and financial relations with Israel tightened.…

Canadians Imprisoned in Egypt Indefinitely After Filming Military Brutality

October 1, 2013

Upon their arrest, Tarek Loubani and John Greyson reported being beaten and abused, while the military says they could face murder charges Two Canadians are being held in Egypt on false and trumped up charges, says Justin Podur, author and associate professor at York University's Faculty of Environmental Studies. Tarek Loubani and John Greyson were…

The Ugly Canadian

January 17, 2013
Yves Engler: Canada has been openly hostile to Venezuela and leftward swing in Latin America – except in Cuba where Canada has large commercial interests