Canada’s Detained Immigrant Children

Highly renowned for many of its progressive stances on human rights, Canada falters in its detention of immigrant children. Between 2010 and 2014, around 242 children were held in Canadian immigration detention each year. By formally detaining immigrant children in…

Zika: The New Ebola

Zika, a virus transmitted to people through mosquito bites, specifically from the Aedes aegypto mosquito, is rapidly spreading in Latin America and the Caribbean. Doctors have observed a link between these bites and a rare congenital birth defect called microcephaly,…