All summer, peace workers have watched quietly as the Arab Awakening changed from the optimistic phase of people power in Tunisia and Cairo to the violence in Bahrain, Yemen, Libya, … Read more President's Corner: Can Anyone Help Syria?
Science for Peace has a busy schedule of activities for the 2012 / 2013 academic year: Academic year 2012 / 2013: Vital Discussions of Human Security lecture series This series … Read more Science for Peace Activities for 2012 / 2013
Please note that endnotes are indicated by Roman numerals in brackets Introduction (i) We are living in the age of science. Our entire life is impacted by and largely based … Read more The Muzzling of Science in Canada
The Eleventh North American Basic Income Guarantee Congress took place at OISE 3-5 May 2012. The purpose of this series of conferences is to move the world toward a system … Read more Guaranteeing Income
On Saturday, September 29, at 7 p.m., friends of Rosalie Bertell will gather at Bloor Street United Church, 300 Bloor Street West, Toronto, Ontario, to remember one of the most … Read more Remembering Rosalie Bertell (1929-2012)
Book Review: What do we talk about when we talk about war? By Noah Richler Goose Lane, 2012 ISBN: 978-086492-622-7 Reviewer: Shirley Farlinger How is it that Canada of Blue … Read more Book Review: What do we talk about when we talk about war? (By Noah Richler)
The more than $1.6 trillion spent each year by the world’s Governments to arm and make themselves ready for war could go a long way towards easing poverty, providing universal access to education and healthcare, fighting discrimination and inequities and protecting the environment and human rights.