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"Not so!", Iâ€™m certain their response; "Mr. Dion earned our displeasure." But letâ€™s look at the facts.
The event, which has drawn international media attention, was organised by Iraq Veterans Against the War. It aims to show that their stories of wrongdoing in both countries were not isolated incidents limited to a few "bad apples", as the Pentagon claims, but were everyday occurrences.
But childhood malnutrition in Iraq has increased 9 percent since then, according to an Oxfam International report released last July.
I want instead to address Neumannâ€™s central argument: that it is at least possible to imagine a consensus emerging behind two states, whereas Israelis will never accept a single state. That argument, the rallying cry of most two-staters, paints the one-state crowd as inveterate dreamers and time-wasters.
Bruce said it filed an application with the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission for clearance to prepare a possible site in Alberta's Peace River district.
Even hawkish guys like John McCain and retired General Colin Powell say torture is immoral and counterproductive.
Jennifer Andison believed she had the right to express a political opinion in Langford, even if it supported the protest against the Bear Mountain Interchange.
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I went to the University of Victoria last night to see a panel discussion called, 'Civil Liberties and National Security: The Maher Arar Panel.'