Middle East

Shimmying to the beat of beauty

I was surprised to feel so confident while being so uncoordinated.Continue...

In defence of statehood bid

On Friday, Sept. 23, President of the Palestinian Authority Mahmoud Abbas submitted an official application to the UN for recognition of Palestine based on 1967 borders. Much of the world supports this move by the Palestinians, yet almost nothing will come of it.Continue...

Kurdish independence deserves Canadian support

Since 2014, Canada and the Kurdish autonomous region have become strong but unlikely partners in the offensive against ISIL in Northern Iraq.Continue...

Sanctions not the answer

Western powers must not continue treating Iran as a singular, ahistorical entity when imposing economic and military pressure.Continue...

An era of ‘disappointment’

Canada has been regressive with human rights in recent decades, says the Canadian Secretary General for Amnesty International.Continue...

Letters to the editor

Members of the Queen's community respond to Palestinian bid at United Nations.Continue...