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Bob Rae
Bob Rae: Lawyer-OKT,Prof, Uof T: Mediator, Speaker, Writer. Special Envoy to Myanmar First Nations, Social Justice, Governance, Democracy, Conflict Res
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Carolyn Bennett 3h
Totally inspiring! Charlotte Gray in conversation with national treasure Monique Bégin about her book ‘Ladies, Upstairs My life in politics & after !
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Ben Dunant Feb 20
The Karen war has now entered its eighth decade, with no political solution in sight. A new generation of soldiers is now entering uniform, as a ceasefire strains. I discussed war, peace and survival with the leaders of Myanmar's oldest revolt. Read on:
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Bob Rae 16h
Allen Zysblat is a gem. All good wishes on your trip
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Paul Adams 16h
2 Israel Centrists, Benny Gantz and Yair Lapid, Join Forces Against Netanyahu - The New York Times
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Foreign Affairs 16h
The yellow vest protests, writes Mitchell Abidor, are the product not just of President Macron’s policies but of the decades-long emptiness of the French left, gone bankrupt like its storied newspaper, L’Humanité.
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Edward Luce 16h
"The Saudis can get away with almost anything — royal-instigated murder, for example — as long as they hold out the prospect of backing Jared Kushner's "dead on arrival" peace plan". Me on how DC is importing the Gulf's culture of clientilism via Kushner
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Richard Horsey 20h
A truly bizarre - and inaccurate - reading of Myanmar’s constitution.
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Tennis Canada Feb 20
Revenge at the ! Avenging his loss last week to Christian Garin, Auger-Aliassime advances 7-5, 6-4, playing a couple brilliant points in the final game to close it out. He’s through to the biggest quarter-final of his young career!
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TIFF Feb 20
Happy 92nd birthday to the one and only barrier-breaking icon Sidney Poitier.
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Bob Rae Feb 20
Not exactly. Security issues come and go, and often have nothing to do with politics - but the general “threat assessment” never changed that I can remember. At night I walked the dog by myself.
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Rashid Abdi Feb 20
Horn Geopolitics: Multiple reports Abiy Ahmed about to pull off yet another diplomatic success by bringing together presidents of Somalia & Somaliland. Kenya, meanwhile to open Office in Hargeisa - sign of deepening ties with Somaliland. How will Somalia react?
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Alvin Fiddler Feb 20
On behalf of Nishnawbe Aski Nation, Chi Miigwetch Evelyn for bringing this important message to His Holiness ⁦⁩.
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Irwin Cotler Feb 20
Deeply encouraged by the massive congressional support for imprisoned blogger . We just returned from a week of Washington meetings with leaders in both Houses, from both parties. All had a clear and compelling call:
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Irwin Cotler Feb 20
Important support for from Senate leadership, including , , Foreign Affairs Chair , & ,& SubCommittee Chair , & . We were delighted to meet & deeply encouraged by commitment to
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Irwin Cotler Feb 20
Civil society support for has been incredibly inspired and inspiring. We were delighted to meet with our dear friend and champion and . Appreciate their important work for political prisoners and support in struggle to .
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Bob Rae Feb 20
A very fine man !
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Emmanuel Macron Feb 20
Qui ne voit que l’antisémitisme se cache de plus en plus sous le masque de l’antisionisme ? L’antisionisme est une des formes modernes de l’antisémitisme.
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rachel shabi Feb 20
A Jewish MP left Labour because of the tide of antisemitism directed at her and I don’t think the terrible significance of this has sunk in for chunks of the left
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Gerald Norton Feb 20
Applies across the board, no matter the political party. Zero tolerance for this.
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Tennis Canada Feb 19
BOOM. ☄ Brilliant set of tennis from 18-year-old Félix Auger-Aliassime. Playing with precise power and constructing points with patience, he claims it 6-2 over No. 2 seed Fabio Fognini at the .
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