Law student’s doc on Idle No More

Warum die Empörung? Lesen Sie hier, wie Regierungschef Stephen Harper über Jahre die ohnehin rückständige kanadische Demokratie kaltgestellt hat (Maude Barlow, Council Of Canadians, in rabble.ca).

Außerdem ein ausführlicher Artikel, wie Kanada’s Regierung plant, seine Ureinwohner zu “terminieren” – genauso skandalös, wie es klingt (Obert Madondo in Canadian Progressive World).

Confirmed again: “Canada may use information obtained through torture” (via Canadian Progressive World)

I would like to republish an article courtesy of Obert Madondo – check out his blog – he’s got some really interesting info up and it’s a great place if you are interested in the way Canada is evolving, or lately, sadly, seems to be dominated by a very backwards oriented federal government.

Confirmed again: “Canada may use information obtained through torture” (via Canadian Progressive World)

Last February, we learned that Public Safety Minister Vic Toews had quietly authorized the Canadian Security Intelligence Service (CSIS) to use information gleaned from terror suspects through torture. Today, Toews’’ spokesperson, Mike Mueller, confirmed that the Canadian government is open to using information gleaned under dubious circumstances abroad.

Mueller was responding to new revelations that CSIS has a new secret high-level committee, the Information Sharing Evaluation Committee, which … Continue reading