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Qatar and the World Cup in perspective and more

November 27, 2022

QATAR AND THE WORLD CUP IN PERSPECTIVE With the 2022 FIFA World Cup underway, there has been no letup in the critical articles regarding Qatar’s treatment of migrant workers, including frequent reference to the 2021 story in the Guardian that reported 6,500 migrant workers had been killed since 2010 and which suggested those deaths were […]

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Missile madness, Israel’s extremist turn and more

November 20, 2022

Today we consider why ending the war in Ukraine is becoming more urgent and more difficult to achieve. We examine steps Canada must now take following Israel’s far-right election result and we highlight some good news on international efforts to curtail the harm to civilians from explosive weapons.

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