World Events

March 07, 2016
By:
Kalundi Serumaga & David Wandira

Pope Francis’ recent tour through the African countries of Kenya, Uganda and Central African Republic has provided many Africans with the opportunity to learn about those who experienced their story before they did.

January 09, 2016
By:
Carly McIntosh

When I reverse in time, I see myself back to a time when I was in Geography Class. When I was in class, I was a student who listened to every word that was spoken by the teacher.

January 04, 2016
By:
Peter d'Errico

In a recent column in The Guardia

December 13, 2015
By:
Sandra LaFleur

I have been following the debate on social media regarding the 25,000 Syrian refugees and the angst and internal processes some Canadians are experiencing in their inability to accept the newcomers.

December 02, 2015
By:
Steve Russell

Click here for Part 1 and

November 25, 2015
By:
Steve Russell

If you missed Part 1, you can read it here.

November 21, 2015
By:
Steve Russell

Once upon a time, in a far away desert hell-hole, there began Al Qaeda in Iraq, born in 2004 to oppose the U.S. invasion there.

October 30, 2015
By:
Carly McIntosh

Being the youngest child in the family, we all know that the youngest is the one to get the fantastic family news last. As I write this letter to you, Michel Trudeau, I am to inform you that your brother Justin, has become the new Prime Minister of Canada.

October 18, 2015
By:
Magid Shihade

Since the adoption of the council of Native and Indigenous Studies Association (NAISA) issued a declaration in support of the global academic and cultural boycott of Israeli institutions in 2013, a new crop of digital outliers have embarked on a small but seemingly full-time campaign to persuade

October 03, 2015
By:
Steve Russell

The world is afflicted by the Abrahamic faiths---monotheistic patriarchal desert cults.

March 03, 2015
By:
Winona LaDuke

We must recognize that we have hit bottom and that war dehumanizes and dehumanizes us," — Juan Manuel Santos, President of Colombia

February 16, 2015
By:
Steve Russell

Turkey has a rich and colorful history at the crossroads of several worlds. The geographical crossroads between Europe and Asia.

February 12, 2015
By:
Peter d'Errico

Are you puzzled about the violence of the Islamic State, how killing and torture can be justified by religious doctrines? Have you thought that Muslim violence today echoes Christian violence in the Crusades and the Inquisition?

January 09, 2015
By:
Peter d'Errico

The "outcome document" of the high-level ple

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