Alberta Judge Overturns Workplace Discrimination Case

An Alberta judge recently reversed a human rights ruling that found a foreign-trained man who sought work as an engineer was discriminated against by the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta (APEGA). Ladislav Mihaly, from the former Czechoslovakia,…

Allegations against Canada for Complicity in Torture of Afghans

A Canadian Parliamentary committee recently heard testimony suggesting that Canada’s policy of transferring Afghan detainees to Afghan security forces amounted to complicity in torture. On August 11, 2003, the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) assumed control of the International Security…