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A world without genocide | Un monde sans génocide

In case you haven’t had enough of the major parties’ positions on Darfur, here’s one from the NDP: Jack Layton and Canada’s New Democrats are united in their support for all efforts to end the violence against civilians in the Darfur region. We continue to support the work of STAND and the Sudanese Diaspora to… Read More


Guest Post: Bobbie Whiteman This sunday was Winnipeg’s second annual Walk/Run for Darfur. It was a really great turn out, close to three hundred people participated, a Winnipeg radio celebrity from a popular radio station kicked the whole thing off, we had support from numerous provicial MLA’s and of all the federal candidates that the… Read More


Dear [Stand-Canada], Thank you for your letter. I too am very concerned about Darfur. Having been a Deputy Director for 25 years and dealing with social and health issues daily, when I retired I wanted to make a difference a difference and loned CANADEM (Canada’s registry of experts available to the UN) and was looking… Read More


Guest Post: Jackie Bonisteel One week to go until Election Day, one more week to get candidates talking about Darfur! You may have heard Dion mention Darfur briefly during the leaders’ debates. It can be disappointing to constantly see the crisis tagged on as an after-thought to discussions of Afghanistan, but at least it seems… Read More


Below is a letter from Carolyn Scott, the Liberal candidate for Sackville-Eastern Shore: Thank you for raising the profile of the tragedy and travesties which are occurring in Darfur. The genocide in Darfur is a blight on the reputations of so many responsible governments in the world, governments who are standing by as so many… Read More