Niqab controversy: Judge struck down ban without referring to charter Zunera Ishaq, a Pakistani woman and devout Muslim, seeks to wear niqab during citizenship oath
By Mark Gollom, CBC News Posted: Mar 16, 2015 5:00 AM ET Last Updated: Mar 16, 2015 5:20 AM ET
An intelligent decision by this judge, based . . . → Read More: Left Over: A Secular Choice…..and the Right to Choose
We all know what the Harper regime thinks of environmentalists and environmental movements… With environmentalists being referred to as terrorists for opposing tar sands pipelines. Environmental organizations threatened with losing their charitable status for speaking out on any issues.
Could Harper’s new terror laws be used to crack down against the terrorist environmentalists who dare . . . → Read More: Politics Canada: Anti-terror laws to be used against environmental activists?
Prajob exposed toxic waste dump; more than 30 activists killed since 2001 By: Human Rights Watch (Press Release)| Feb. 27, 2013: BANGKOK – Thai authorities should immediately investigate the murder of Prajob Nao-opas, a prominent environmentalist in Chachoengsao province, Human Rights Watch said today. The government’s measures to protect human rights defenders, including environmentalists, who . . . → Read More: The Canadian Progressive: Human Rights Watch To Thailand: Investigate Environmentalist’s Murder