Azeezah Kanji

Azeezah Kanji

Azeezah Kanji is a legal scholar and writer based in Toronto. She is Director of Programming at Noor Cultural Centre, and a regular opinion contributor to the Toronto Star and other Canadian media on issues of race, law and national security.

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Whistleblower Chelsea Manning had her visiting fellowship at Harvard University rescinded after CIA Director Michael Pompeo and former director Mike Morrell objected. (Photograph: @xychelsea/Instagram) Views
Friday, October 06, 2017
The Dangerous Hypocrisy of Celebrating Obama While Criminalizing Manning
Last month, two well-known Americans — former president Barack Obama, and whistleblower Chelsea Manning — were supposed to visit Canada. But while Obama was welcomed like a hero, Manning — who was prosecuted by the Obama administration for leaking materials that included evidence of American...
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