Our Brothers and Sisters in the LGBTQ community need to know they are not alone, that their union will be with them every step of the way to fight for a world free of prejudice and discrimination.
This "Most Wanted" list is intended to check the power of corporations -- and provide a tool for citizens around the world to do it.
Apparently, the key to being treated somewhat decently is to make your jail experience as public as possible.
Every 60 seconds, eight people in this world become forcibly displaced from their homes to escape conflict, persecution or natural disaster.
Navanethem Pillay, the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, is expected to express "alarm" at ongoing attempts to restrict freedom of assembly in Quebec.
Your weekly Hill Dispatches, news from the Hill -- just a sample of what happens in a week in the life of Canadian democracy!
Jun 16, 2012
University of British Columbia
6138 Student Union BlvdVancouver , BC
Canada49° 16' 5.9664" N, 123° 15' 1.6776" W
British Columbia CA
Amnesty International Canada is holding a human rights conference on Saturday, June 16 at the University of British Columbia.
In Democracy's Blameless Leaders, Neil Mitchell examines how leaders in democracies manage the blame for the abuse and the killing of civilians.
For the last 64 years, Palestinian women, men, elderly and youth have steadfastly and spiritedly resisted the occupation and the Zionist state.
Jun 4, 2012
Keshen Goodman Public Library
330 Lacewood DriveHalifax , NS
Canada44° 39' 31.3596" N, 63° 40' 0.4008" W
Nova Scotia CA
The launch of former Miss World contender and democracy activist Nazanin Afshin-Jam's book, The Tale of Two Nazanins.