UN calls for investigation into the deaths of children at residential schools in Canada, offers technical help to protect burial sites

MP Leah Gazan speaking about genocide in Canada. She stated that residential schools in this country should be treated as active crime scenes. The remains of 215 children were recently found in a mass grave at the former Kamloops Indian Residential School in what is called British Columbia. Some were Read more…

Mary Robinson, former UN Human Rights Commissioner, calls on Trudeau to “step up” to address climate change

Mary Robinson, a former United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, has called on Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to “step up” to address climate change at US President Joe Biden’s Climate Leaders Summit this April 22-23. Robinson now chairs The Elders, a group of independent global leaders working together for Read more…

PBI-Canada joins #PeaceDay action calling on General Dynamics to ‘Stop Selling War Machines’

Peace Brigades International-Canada joined with local activists gathered in front of the General Dynamics office in Nepean/Ottawa (Algonquin territory) today – the International Day of Peace — with the message: Stop Selling War Machines. This day of action was co-organized by numerous groups including Labour Against the Arms Trade, People Read more…