Amnesty International Canada announces winners of 2021-2022 Media Awards
September 14, 2022 11:32 ET | Amnesty International Canada (English)
Ottawa, Ontario, Sept. 14, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Journalists shining a light on environmental racism, the horrifying legacies of residential schools, and gaps in government oversight of Canadian...
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Canada: British Columbia to End Immigration Detention in Jails
July 21, 2022 15:33 ET | Amnesty International Canada (English)
British Columbia, July 21, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In a historic move, British Columbia’s Minister of Public Safety and Solicitor General, Mike Farnworth, announced today that the province will...
Amnesty International supports the Black Class Action’s pursuit of justice for Black employees
March 03, 2022 09:00 ET | Amnesty International Canada (English)
Ottawa ON, March 03, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, Amnesty International announced its support to the Black Class Action’s landmark pursuit of justice for current and former Black members of the...
Amnesty International Canada calls for public inquiry into Ottawa protests
February 11, 2022 11:20 ET | Amnesty International Canada (English)
Ottawa ON, Feb. 11, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Amnesty International has been following with great concern the developments relating to the “Freedom Convoy” blockade in Ottawa.   “Amnesty...
Amnesty International issues report condemning Israel’s apartheid against Palestinians
February 01, 2022 04:00 ET | Amnesty International Canada (English)
Ottawa ON, London UK, Feb. 01, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Israeli authorities must be held accountable for committing the crime of apartheid against Palestinians, Amnesty International said today in a...