Long a significant advocate of global arms control, Canada will be conspicuously absent next year from arguably the most important conventional weapons conference of this generation. 519 more words
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MONTREAL — Our History/Notre histoire is a tonic for Quebecers tired of identity issues.
Although the exhibition of two mythical museums of Canadian and Quebec history at the Galerie de l’UQÀM walks a fine line between laughter and tears, a book that accompanies the exhibition shows the reasonable — and even uplifting — nature of the whole debate. 968 more words
In just three months, it will have been a year since Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) swept Eastern Visayas mercilessly, leaving many of our fellow Filipinos homeless, broken and lost. 947 more words
It has been no summer of love for Canada’s charities. A number of prominent charitable groups, among them PEN Canada, Environmental Defence Canada, Amnesty International Canada and the David Suzuki Foundation, have faced audits by the Canada Revenue Agency; the rest, it seems, are up in arms about it. 903 more words