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Canada’s Mandatory COVID-19 Hotel Stays Are Not ‘Internment Camps’ But They Are Costly Forced Detention

Since at least October 2020, some Canadians have been concerned about rumours of Covid-19 “internment camps.” In reality, there may be no barbed wire or gun turrets, but a number of travellers have experienced detention firsthand.Last October, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was asked about this. His reply didn’t address the specific claim at hand, instead he […]

Biden Admin Warns It “Will Take Action” Amid Myanmar Coup

In what looks to be the first foreign policy and international crisis of the Biden administration, recently confirmed US Secretary of State Antony Blinken has urged Myanmar’s military leaders to “reverse these actions immediately” after arresting the country’s civilian leadership in a coup on Monday.“We call on Burmese [the US still officially calls it Burma] military leaders to release […]