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(French) Manifestation tendue contre le pacte de l’ONU à Ottawa Des centaines de militants de droite opposés à l’adhésion du Canada au Pacte de l’ONU sur les migrations et des groupes pro-immigration se sont affrontés samedi lors d’une manifestation devant le Parlement du Canada, selon un journaliste de l’AFP sur place. Environ 200 membres de groupes d’extrême droite et une centaine de contre-manifestants ont […]

Family seek clues a year after Yoseph Birhanu-Baynesagn’s disappearance Yoseph Birhanu-Baynesagn, 24, has been missing for a year. – Booth, Laura , Police handout Yoseph Birhanu-Baynesagn with his sister Yalem Metekia. – Courtesy of Yalem Metekia 1 / 2 KITCHENER — Yalem Metekia wants answers. The Kitchener woman’s brother, Yoseph Birhanu-Baynesagn, has been missing for a year and the family isn’t any closer […]

(French) : Vidéo islamophobe: quatre joueuses de basketball suspendues au cégep de Sainte-Foy Quatre joueuses de basketball du cégep de Sainte-Foy sont suspendues depuis plusieurs jours pour avoir tenu des propos islamophobes sur une vidéo diffusée sur les réseaux sociaux. La vidéo a été partagée le 7 novembre dernier. Sur celle-ci, on peut notamment entendre l’une des filles crier «Fuck les musulmans, men. Tous des terroristes». Bien […]

Jamaica tops Canada’s list of countries refusing to take back its criminals

Jamaica tops Canada’s list of countries refusing to take back its criminals “You can’t fault Jamaica because they almost lost control of their streets recently,” said Vancouver immigration lawyer Richard Kurland. The Jamaican government deployed the military to city streets in January to deal with violent crime, prompting Global Affairs Canada to warn Canadians visiting Montego Bay […]

RIGHT-WING EXTREMIST GROUPS AND HATE CRIMES ARE GROWING IN CANADA   Evan Balgord, Executive Director of the Canadian Anti-Hate Network, says that preventing neo-Nazi groups from disseminating information online is critical. The network, which launched in May of this year, credits itself with shutting down Canada’s largest alt-right podcast and forum. Some hate groups, however, take to more traditional methods to spread their messages. […]

Complete coverage of the Kingston tragedy

The Kingston Tragedy Eldest daughter attempted to marryThe Gazette Zainab Shafia the eldest daughter of Muhammad Shafia, one of three people charged in the Kingston canal tragedy, made possibly three attempts to get married before she, her two sisters, and another relative were killed, allegedly at the hands of her parents and brothers. Complete […]

Cannon will pursue clemency in Makhtal case

Cannon will pursue clemency in Makhtal case Toronto man fears Ethiopian court will hand down death sentence Monday By David Guy, and Brendan Kennedy, The Ottawa CitizenAugust 2, 2009 8:23 AM Foreign Affairs Minister Lawrence Cannon says Canada will seek clemency if a Canadian businessman is sentenced to death on Monday in Ethiopia after being […]