Uighur Exiles Push for Court Case Accusing China of Genocide

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Saturday, August 24, 2019

Calls for Canada to pressure Brazil on Indigenous rights

The Brazilian government's push to escalate agricultural and mining developments in the Amazon at the expense of Indigenous rights actively brought about the ongoing wildfire crisis, Indigenous advocates say.


Wednesday, July 31, 2019

A ceremony will be held at the Montreal Holocaust Museum on Thursday, giving communities a chance to commemorate and come together in solidarity.

The guards finally came for the Roma on Aug. 2, 1944. On that dark day, 75 years ago, the remaining 2,897 men, women and chi...

Tuesday, June 25, 2019

*En Français ci dessous*

The Hon. Chrystia Freeland, PC, MP Minister of Foreign Affairs
125 Sussex Drive
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

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Dear Minister Freehand,...

Thursday, April 4, 2019

The Montreal Institute for Genocide and Human Rights Studies says municipalities have an important part to play in drawing attention to the issue.

A municipal opposition motion will ask Montreal to join a Canada-wide campaign demanding an end to the genocide against Mya...

March 4, 2019 5.08pm EST

Last fall, a group of Indigenous women in the Canadian province of Saskatchewan brought a class-action suit against the Saskatoon Health Authority. They also sued the provincial and federal governments and some medical professionals.

They asserte...

Thursday, November 8, 2018

The UN has documented a 'frenzy of sexual violence' by Myanmar soldiers against Rohingya women and mass killings.

A UN fact-finding mission found crimes against humanity have been committed against the Rohingya [Dibyangshu Sarkar/AFP]

Bangladesh declined an offer by Cana...

Sunday, September 23, 2018

Parliament unanimously adopts motion branding crimes committed against Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar as genocide.

Canadian legislators have unanimously voted to declare crimes committed against RohingyaMuslims by the Myanmar military to be genocide.

The House of Commons en...

Monday, July 23, 2018

Toronto police are investigating after a lawn sign promoting Holocaust education was vandalized over the weekend.

The United Jewish Appeal’s sign, featuring well-known Holocaust survivor and educator Max Eisen, was taken down after someone spray-painted “achtung” on it.