Amnesty International Canada

Human Rights in the News: November 21-28


  1. Fidel Castro dies

  2. Despite some achievements in social policy, the Cuban ruler's forty nine year reign was characterised by a ruthless suppression of freedom of expression.
  3. Trudeau Visits Liberia, Madagascar for la Francophonie

  4. Human rights featured in discussions
  5. Dakota Access Pipeline Protest

  6. Protest continues, Amnesty draws attention to Human Rights concerns
  7. Clyde River

  8. Supreme Court to hear case this week with potential for far-reaching implications. Amnesty International has supported the Clyde River Inuit community's case.
  9. Canada's Peacekeeping Commitment

  10. Toronto Star examines possibility that Canadian peacekeeping operation could encounter conflict with child soldiers in potential Mali deployment. Amnesty shines a light on the problem.