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Cotler kicks off campaign (The Suburban)

Posted on September 23, 2008

Mount Royal MP Irwin Cotler officially launched his fifth federal election campaign at a standing room-only event at Côte St. Luc’s Cavendish Mall Sunday. Cotler was […]

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Excerpts from Remarks of Prof. Irwin Cotler, Ahmadinejad at the UN

Posted on September 22, 2008

“Tomorrow, Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad will be addressing the UN General Assembly. This is a mockery of history, law, and the UN itself. Let there by […]

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Not: Election Day and Canadian Jews (Globe and Mail)

Posted on September 10, 2008

Montreal Liberal MP Irwin Cotler’s Mount-Royal riding has a large Jewish population, which poses a huge problem for him on election day. Oct. 14, the day […]

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‘Peace partners’ promote hate: Cotler (The Suburban)

Posted on August 20, 2008

The Palestinian Authority, usually referred to as Israel’s “peace partner”, is engaged in the promotion of hate and incitement against Israel and Jews in general, says […]

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Cotler supports fixed election dates (The Suburban)

Posted on August 6, 2008

By Joel Goldenberg, The Suburban Mount Royal MP Irwin Cotler supports the Conservatives? fixing of election dates every four years, which would mean an election in […]

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Ottawa turning its back on Canadian principles: Cotler (Montreal Gazette)

Posted on March 4, 2008

Citizens imprisoned abroad. ‘We must not relent in our diplomatic efforts to see our citizens returned’ ALAN HUSTAK The Gazette Canada’s Conservative government is turning its […]

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Bring Omar Khadr Home It May Not Be Popular But It’s The Right Thing To Do

Posted on February 26, 2008

IRWIN COTLER Former minister of justice 2003-06 For five years, Canadian citizen Omar Khadr, a “child” under the terms of the UN Convention on the Rights […]

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Irwin Cotler Receives Pursuit of Justice Award; Nobel Peace Prize Nomination

Posted on January 29, 2008

Liberal MP and McGill Law Professor Irwin Cotler has been awarded the prestigious Pursuit of Justice Award from the American Association of Jewish Lawyers and Jurists […]

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The federal face of gender inequality (Le Devoir Editorial)

Posted on December 21, 2007

For every dollar men make, women earn an average of $0.71; yet in theory, equal pay for equal work remains a fundamental right. Indeed, the Canadian […]

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Canada’s responsibility to protect Darfur (National Post)

Posted on November 16, 2007

Last week, the second anniversary of global leaders’ collective endorsement of the Responsibility to Protect (R2P) doctrine was marked by a student-led rally on Parliament Hill […]

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