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Five journalists still detained in Egypt

By Sonja Hanson On December 29, Al Jazeera journalists Mohamed Fahmy, Baher Mohamed and Peter Greste were arrested under spurious charges..

January 28, 2014 with 0 Comments

Failure in Liberian education

  By: Anne-Rachelle Boulanger JHR McGill  Ten years after the end of its civil war, Liberia is still working to rebuild itself. The..

November 5, 2013 with 0 Comments

The high stakes gamble of gold mining

By: Deena Tamaroff JHR McGill Profit and human safety are often two mutually exclusive entities in the context of gold mining operations...

November 5, 2013 with 0 Comments

Media scrutiny and Malala Yousafzai

By: Jessica Farber JHR McGill Malala Yousafzai, a child activist from the war-torn Swat Valley, Pakistan, was shot in the head and neck and..

November 5, 2013 with 0 Comments

The W2I project: stronger than words

By: Mali Navia JHR Concordia  Since 2007, the Montreal Institute on Genocide Studies (MIGS) has been developing a project called Will to..

November 4, 2013 with 0 Comments

The march continues for missing and murdered Aboriginal women

By Lee-Ann Mudaly & Marilla Steuter-Martin JHR Concordia Montreal, Oct. 4, 2013– The drums echoed throughout the streets, as the..

October 7, 2013 with 1 Comment

JHR Concordia Scholarship Announcment

By: DAMIANO RAVEENTHIRAN | JHR Concordia President JHR Concordia’s president: Damiano Raveenthiran announced a Human RIghts Documentary..

March 13, 2013 with 0 Comments

Corruption in the Construction Industry: The Quebec Corruption Inquiry

By Olivia Zeydler A city government safe so stuffed with cash that it couldn’t close? A city’s Senior Engineer slyly taking tropical..

February 4, 2013 with 0 Comments

The Humanity of Conflict: What Happens in the Shadows

A rare glimpse into the conditions faced by a detainee under the Assad regime In late September of this year, the UN released a report..

February 4, 2013 with 0 Comments

Affirmative Actions towards Equity and Diversity in Medical School

By Meaghan Shevell The discourse on affirmative action overwhelmingly emphasizes its controversial nature. However, its scope of potential..

February 4, 2013 with 0 Comments

No change in post-revolution Egypt

Mohamed Harfoush | Contributor Earlier in January  thousands of Egyptians took to the streets of Cairo and camped out in  Tahrir ..

December 3, 2012 with 0 Comments

Senator Romeo Dallaire rallies youth to strive

By: Danielle Poirier Friday Nov. 2, 2012 Senator and retired General Romeo Dallaire addressed a small audience in the J. A...

December 3, 2012 with 0 Comments

World Press Photo talk at Dawson College

Audrey Folliot | Network Coordinator On Thursday, September 13, New York Times photographer and founding editor of the NY Times Lens blog..

December 3, 2012 with 0 Comments