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Ottawa wants Omar Khadr declared adult offender: case in Supreme Court today
OTTAWA — The case of former Guantanamo Bay prisoner Omar Khadr returns to Canada's top court for a third time today. This time, the federal government is seeking to have him declared an adult...
The Canadian Press
May 14th, 2015
B.C. intervened to halt Bush torture case
Who stopped the suit against Bush?
David P. Ball
Oct 26th, 2011
Former Guantanamo prisoner supports Bush arrest
After spending five years as an extra-judicial prisoner of George W. Bush's 'war on terror,' Murat Kurnaz is disappointed Canada did not arrest the former leader
David P. Ball
Oct 20th, 2011
Julian Assange: a modern martyr?
While it is not clear what exactly will happen to the grey wizard Julian Assange, it is clear that he has already changed the world. Journalist or not, it is safe to say that Assange is the most...
Dec 20th, 2010
We Cannot Recognize Our Country
It was with both sorrow and a sense of profound relief that I read the editorial in today's NY Times, an editorial that bears reprinting in full, due to its dead serious portrayal of how bad things...
Linda Solomon Wood
Dec 30th, 2007