Dennis Edney

This Gay Palestinian Refugee Needs Our Help

Junaid Jahangir | Posted 05.26.2015 | Canada Impact
Junaid Jahangir

John Calvin is gay. He's a refugee from Palestine, who may soon be deported for being born into a family with ties to Hamas. Calvin grew up in a Muslim household that idolizes Hamas. He was indoctrinated to follow that path. Yet, he chose to abandon it.

Khadr Fights For Youth Sentence

CP | Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.29.2014 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - Former Guantanamo Bay detainee Omar Khadr turns to Alberta's top court Wednesday in hopes of having his eight-year prison term recognized as...

Khadr Poised For Return To Canada

CBC | Posted 12.07.2011 | Canada Politics

Omar Khadr has started the process to come back to Canada. Lawyers for Khadr, who is serving eight years in a U.S. prison for...

Welcome Back Khadr: Alleged Militant Returning To Court?

CP | Posted 09.28.2011 | Canada

TORONTO - Canada's ability to comply with its international obligations could be compromised if a decision staying the extradition of Abdullah Khadr i...