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I would like to point out another great blog post put up by Kate Heartfield at the Ottawa Citizen on her blog the World Next Door. Once again focused on Darfur, this time she posts the transcript of a meeting with Ben Hoffman, the Green Party candidate for Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke and a world class conflict mediator.… Read More


Embassy Magazine on foreign policy has an article praising the Liberal Party for mentioning key issues such as Darfur in their platform but criticizing them for lacking substance. As it stands now, the Liberal platform has this to say on Darfur: In Sudan, the United Nations faces an historic test. January 2008 marked the deployment… Read More


The Ontario Young Liberals (OYL) have just sent us their resolution on Darfur. A big presence at many Stand fundraisers and gatherings, the OYL deserve a big ol’ thanks for their constant support and encouragement of Stand. Please read below: A Policy to End the Atrocities in Darfur Submitted by Terry Chemij, Etobicoke Centre Federal… Read More


The wonderfully astute Kate Heartfield has a post at the moment on her blog the World Next Door about Stand’s Speak the Name campaign and the importance of making Darfur an election issue. As most of you know, Speak the Name works by rewarding politicians who mention Darfur or Sudan in their campaign. We give… Read More


Darfur in the Canadian Media this week: Escaping From Genocide – Montreal Gazette (by the way, has anyone read this book, “Tears of the Desert” by Halima Bashir? I’d like to hear feedback…)Thousands Flee Darfur Heavy Fighting – Toronto StarCourt Probing Deadly Darfur Camp Attack – Toronto StarIt’s As if Evil Itself Had Come to… Read More