human rights

Book Review
Jan 17, 2013

Sailing for freedom

Ramona Wadi
Freedom Sailors is an account of how a small group of ordinary people conceived and executed what seemed like a grandiose plan to break Israel’s illegal military blockade of the Gaza Strip.
Nov 14, 2012

Defining human rights

Mercedes Allen
MP and Justice Committee member Brent Rathgeber recently blogged that he opposed the trans human rights bill because he considered the terms undefined.

An evening with Miko Peled

Feb 8, 2013
Alice MacKay Room, Central Vancouver Public Library Vancouver , BC
49° 15' 40.4136" N, 123° 6' 50.1372" W
British Columbia CA
Join the Canada-Palestine Support Network (Canpalnet), Independent Jewish Voices (IJV) and others as we welcome Miko Peled to Vancouver.

17th Amnesty International Film Festival

Nov 3, 2012 to Nov 4, 2012
Pacific Cinematheque
1131 Howe St
Vancouver , BC
49° 16' 43.302" N, 123° 7' 35.8392" W
British Columbia CA
Amnesty International Canada is proud to present the 17th Amnesty International Film Festival taking place November 2-4, 2012 at Pacific Cinematheque (1131 Howe Street).
Oct 13, 2012

Indigenous Nations in Canada face humanitarian crisis

Pamela Palmater
Canada portrays itself as a model nation but always hides the darker side of the historic genocide perpetrated on Indigenous peoples and the aggressive assimilatory actions it is taking currently.
Oct 9, 2012

MP's trans predator fearmongering escalates

Mercedes Allen
MP Rob Anders and Sun commentator Brian Lilley doubled down on conflating trans people with sexual predators, suggesting human rights inclusion will somehow enable and legally absolve predatory acts.


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