Entries by Supriya Dwivedi from 06/2011

DePape Temper Tantrum: A Swing and a Miss

| Posted 06.10.2011 | Canada

Saying that Canadians need an Arab Spring to counter Harper undermines the travesty of living in a undemocratic country. I don't think Ms. DePape realizes just how lucky she is to live in a nation where she has the right to voice political dissent.

Vancouver 17 Years Later: Still Rioting

| Posted 06.17.2011 | Canada

Vancouver's mayor stated that the city had "matured" since the 1994 riot, and it truly seemed like it had. Nevertheless, why didn't Vancouver have the riot police deployed in anticipation?

Quebec's Hijab Controversy: Bend it like Benkiran

| Posted 06.24.2011 | Canada

Banning the hijab from soccer has nothing to do with multiculturalism, or reasonable accommodation. It is about people hiding behind the guise of rules in order to effectively discriminate against Muslim women.