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African Odyssey Turns to the South: The Great Migrations
Pitron, Guillaume
Chronicles the economic hardships faced by Africans and the means they take to alleviate their suffering.
After the Party: Corruption and the ANC
Feinstein, Andrew
Andrew Feinstein is a former member of the African National Congress, and a critic of corruption within the congress. In his analysis, Feinstein discusses things such as the repression of debate withi...
Between the Lines: How to Detect Bias and Propaganda in the News and Everyday Life
MacLean, Eleanor
An exploration of medthods of "dec-doing" our daily newspapers and radio/TV news. Examines our predominant sources of information (mass media) and indicates the existence of many alternative sources o...
Canadian Policy Towards Southern Africa:: An Ecunemical Concensus Paper
Paper presented to government officials detailing position on racial oppression in S. Africa.
The Land Grabbers: The New Fight over Who Owns the Earth
Pearce, Fred
How Wall Street, Chinese billionaires, oil sheikhs, and agribusiness are buying up huge tracts of land in a hungry, crowded world.
The No-Nonsense Guide to Terrorism
Barker, Jonathan
An in-depth look at the nature of terrorism that discusses questioning terrorism, assessing it, the difference between state terrorism and group terrorism, morality and history, and war and politics.
The Socialist Register 1980: Volume 17: A Survey of Movements & Ideas
Miliband, Ralph; Saville, John (eds.)
Serial Publication (Periodical)
The Socialist Register 1989: Volume 25: Revolution Today. Aspirations and Realities
Miliband, Ralph; Saville, John (eds.)
Serial Publication (Periodical)
Why has the left gone soft on human rights?
Tatchell, Peter
A perverse interpretation of multiculturalism has resulted in race and religion ruling the roost in a tainted hierarchy of oppression. In the name of "unity" against Islamophobia and racism, much of t...
Zimbabwe: One state, one faith, one lord
Hove, Chenjerai
The one-party system of Zimbabwe.
Zimbabwe: With Freedom in Their Eyes
Slide Show
This slide/tape montage tries to explain, for a Canadian audience, some of the reasons behind the current struggle in Zimbabwe (Rhodesia) in spite of supposed "majority rule" under a new constitution.
Zimbabwean feminist speaks
Essof, Shereen
If one looks at the experience of women in Zimbabwe and one looks at the role of the state in relation to women's lives, the state has never had the interests of women at heart. Women are only conside...

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Canadian Crossroads International
CCI fosters global understanding by placing Canadian volunteers in the developing world, placing volunteers from developing nations in Canada, and sponsoring community education programs. Each year, m...
Europe Solidaire Sans Frontieres
ESSF est une association de solidarit‚ internationale. Traitant d'un large ‚ventail de questions, notre site pr‚sente une information militante sur de nombreuses luttes et campagnes ; ainsi que des ar...
MATCH International
To promote the welfare of women in Canada and overseas, by funding projects, while ephasizing a feminist vision of development.
PLAN International Canada
Plan International Canada strives to achieve lasting improvements in the quality of life of children, families and communities in more than 30 developing countries in Africa, Asia and Central and Sout...
Peter Tatchell
Articles and actions related to human rights, democracy, and global justice.

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African Journalists leaders summit outlines strategies to roll back impunity and defend journalists' rights
Sources News Release
Leaders of the Federation of African Journalists have condemned at their biannual meeting in Djibouti on June 23rd, the unsafe and precarious working conditions of journalists in Africa.
Concerns grows after more abductions of journalists
Sources News Release
Reporters Without Borders is very disturbed by the abduction of freelance photojournalist Shadreck Manyere and attempted abduction of Obrian Rwafa, a reporter with the state-owned Zimbabwe Broadcastin...
FAJ Condemns the Arrest and Intimidation of Three Journalists in Zimbabwe
Sources News Release
The Federation of African Journalists (FAJ), the Africa Group of the International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) has condemned the arrest of three journalists from The Sunday Mail in Harare, Zimbabw...
Jailed Zimbabwe journalist Honored by Black Journalists group
Sources News Release
The National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) announced that Anderson Shadreck Manyere, a freelance photojournalist in Zimbabwe, will receive the organizationâ##s 2009 Percy Qoboza Award.
Zimbabwe: China Demands Property Rights
Gagare, Owen
China this week urged the Zimbabwean government to respect property rights, address concerns over policy inconsistency and clarify its indigenisation policy to attract investment into the country.

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Embassy Row Online
Contact names and numbers for all embassies to Canada and all Canadian embassies abroad.
The Fish-Eye Lens
Periodical profile published 1981
Serial Publication (Periodical)
The January 1981 issue of Fish-Eye Lens includes an Information/Action Update on the deepening crisis in El Salvador.