Following Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, Ottawa must find the courage to push for negotiations as a way out of the conflict. Take a minute to write a letter to all MPs calling on them to to support diplomacy instead of further militarization.
On Sunday Haitians will commemorate 35 years since a popular uprising ousted the brutal 3-decade long Duvalier dictatorship. Unfortunately, however, February 7 portends the revival of Duvalierism. A neo-Duvalierist president who should be leaving office is extending his term against the wishes of most Haitians and constitutional experts.
If you’re like us, you’ve been shocked and outraged to watch Israel’s use of brutal violence against Ramadan worshippers at Al Aqsa over the past few days. At the same time, Palestinian families in the neighbourhood of Sheikh Jarrah face the imminent threat of forced eviction to be replaced with Israeli settlers.
On Wednesday, February 24, Liberal MPs joined Conservatives and the Bloc Quebecois in almost unanimously voting down Bill C-213 — a private member’s bill from NDP MP Peter Julian that promised to set the legal framework for a national pharmacare system.