Apr 28, 2011

The right to water is an election issue

Assembly of First Nations
Amnesty International and Council of Canadians
Political leaders are urged to recognize explicitly the human right to water and sanitation and to commit to ensuring that Canada meets its obligations in upholding these rights for people in Canada.
Apr 27, 2011
Six to see at Hot Docs. From the film If a Tree Falls: A story of the Earth Liberation Movement

Hot Docs hits Toronto

June Chua
It's that time of year again -- the celebrated documentary festival runs in Toronto from April 28 to May 8.
Apr 22, 2011
Photo: Nick in exsilio/Flickr

Food is an election issue

Anna Paskal
The People's Food Policy is encouraging voters to attend debates and ask candidates questions about the close to 2.5 million Canadians who are regularly concerned about having enough food to eat.
Apr 7, 2011
Baker Lake, Nunavut. Photo: E-90/Wikipedia

Crossroads on the tundra

Jamie Kneen
What's going on in Nunavut is a test of democracy in Canada's newest territory.


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