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Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Update : In what civil liberties advocates called a victory for free speech, the Ontario Parliament on Thursday rejected a bill that sought to stop the province from doing business with individuals or companies backing the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) movement against Israel. Lawmakers voted 39-18 to defeat the bill , which linked the...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Hillary Clinton has again denounced the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS...
Jon Queally, staff writer
As Donald Trump is declared the presumptive Republican nominee for president,...

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Praising Israel's security as "the best" in counterterrorism, a group of U.S. police officials just returned from studying Israeli occupation-style policing - with its military gear, tactics and mindset - in hopes of emulating their expertise in racial profiling, excessive force, mass incarceration and other rights abuses in their own communities of color. From one lucid observer, "They're learning how to suppress a people, deny their rights and use force to hold down a subject population."