Abuse causes imprisonment…

Sept 17, 2017 Common Dreams (US) – Sarah Lazare Locked Up for Surviving: The Untold Story of the Sexual-Abuse-to-Prison Pipeline - New study concludes that a history of abuse is not just a predictor of future incarceration—it is a cause This … [Read more...]

Confronting the face of fear…

    Dec 23, 2015 (Ed note:  See you again after Christmas.) Citizens for Public Justice Catalyst – Dena Nicolai Groundings: An Advent Call to Listen in the Face of Fear Nicolai says that listening is not just a passive activity but one that … [Read more...]

Parliamentary oversight…

    May 19, 2015  Toronto Star:  Grant Mitchell, Roméo Dallaire and Hugh Segal Canada’s national security agencies need parliamentary oversight - In this era of enormous complexity and ambiguity, the need for oversight on intelligence … [Read more...]

Oil and terrorism…

      Feb 17, 2015  Globe and Mail – Shawn McCarthy ‘Anti-petroleum’ movement a growing security threat to Canada, RCMP say This article has an element of those “I told you so” moments.  The report, dated Jan 24, 2014, was … [Read more...]