Soweto and Thank You, Eh!
Today is the 40th anniversary of the Soweto Uprising that may have signaled the beginning of the end of apartheid in South Africa. 261 more words
To prove the importance of “responsible conviction,” in his speech at the University of Ottawa on March 29 Foreign Minister Stéphane Dion presented a fairy tale of Canada as an intrepid and indispensable international actor whose “responsibility” has allowed it to change the course of history. 759 more words
After spending 444 days in captivity, and more than 30 years seeking restitution, the Americans taken hostage at the United States Embassy in Tehran in 1979 have finally won compensation. 960 more words