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Lauren McCauley, staff writer
This year's World Social Forum (WSF) , which is being held in Montreal this week, is off to a rocky start as hundreds of international activists were denied entry due to Canada's restrictive visa policies. Aminata Traoré, who is one of the candidates to replace United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, was among those barred from attending...
Common Dreams staff
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo stirred the immediate ire of human rights...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Update : In what civil liberties advocates called a victory for free speech,...