Authorities in the U.S. said an Indian government official directed a plot to assassinate Sikh separatist leader Gurpatwant Singh Pannun in New York City.
(AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
This announcement by U.S. authorities could have potential ramifications for Indian politics, both at home and abroad, and could spur separatist activities in the Sikh diaspora.
The Palestinian village of Bayt Mahsir near Jerusalem circa 1940. The agricultural community was one of hundreds of Palestinian villages depopulated by Israeli forces during the 1948 war.
The dismissal of Palestinians as “barbaric” or somehow less human is rooted in a long history of colonizing narratives, including how the land and people were first viewed as “uncivilized.”
Aisha Azzam — the subject of a documentary film about preserving Palestinian food culture in exile — in a scene from the film, overlooking the Dead Sea to the Palestinian territories.
Cinematographer: Guochen Wang (Author provided)
Modern settlers to Palestine viewed the desert as something they needed to “make bloom.” But it already was, thanks to the long history of Palestinian agricultural systems.
Smoke from the McDougall Creek wildfire fills the air and nearly blocks out the sun as people take in the view of Okanagan Lake from Tugboat Beach, in Kelowna, B.C., in August 2023.
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Canadians should demand greater accountability from their governments to reduce the need for last-minute humanitarian efforts in the face of climate-related disasters in their communities.
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Stringent measures are needed to prevent plastic pollution. But concerns about carbon leaching from plastic waste would be better aimed at emissions from producing more plastic in the first place.
Asking if computers will be more intelligent than humans distracts us from grasping the underlying ethical problem with the humans who create and use them.
Humanity is the only species on earth for whom intelligence is also an ethical liability.
People gathered outside of the Consulate General of India in Vancouver on June 24, 2023 to protest the recent shooting of Hardeep Singh Nijjar.
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Hardeep Singh Nijjar is one of three high-profile Sikh political activists to be killed in recent months.
The costs of climate change are clear with the flood devastation in Lybia simply being the latest grim example. What is also clear is that traditional policymaking has failed and climate assemblies may provide a novel and more equitable path forward.
(AP Photo/Jamal Alkomaty)
Climate assemblies may just provide the breakthrough required to develop popular, just and sustainable climate and energy policies.
Student-Managed Investment Funds provide students with experience managing real investment portfolios. But new research shows only.
a small minority of funds include environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors in their mandates.
As we confront pressing social and environmental challenges, business schools must play a big role in building momentum for sustainable investing and ignore partisan, anti-ESG sniping.
A healthy reef on Kiritimati (Christmas Island, Republic of Kiribati).
Exploring the often unseen, and poorly understood, nuances of diversity within coral reefs may prove essential for ensuring the long-term health of Earth’s oceans.
Smoke from the McDougall Creek wildfire nearly blocks out the sun in Kelowna, B.C. on Aug. 18, 2023.
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The devastating wildfire that destroyed the historic Maui town of Lahaina was still making headlines when Yellowknife issued an evacuation order.
Le soleil est-il en train de se coucher sur le système des courants océaniques de l'Atlantique? Bien que ce ne soit pas impossible, ce n'est certainement pas près d'arriver, et les articles sensationnalistes ne font pas avancer la cause de la lutte contre la crise climatique.
(AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)
Des articles récents traitant du prétendu déclin imminent des courants atlantiques nous rappellent l’importance d’être critique face au sensationnalisme lorsqu’il est question du climat.
Is the sun setting on the Atlantic ocean current system? While not impossible, it is certainly not imminent, and overly sensationalist headlines do little to further the cause of tackling the climate crisis.
(AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)
Recent headlines around the supposed impending collapse of the Atlantic currents remind us of the importance of avoiding sensationalism in facing global warming.
Tourists flock to experience the heat in Death Valley, Calif.
(AP Photo/Ty ONeil)
With tourists flocking in droves to ‘experience’ heat waves, perhaps it’s time for everyone to take a good hard look at their individual contribution to global warming.
The first home savings account is designed to help more Canadians reach the goal of home ownership.
A new tax-free savings account could play a role in making the dream of home ownership more attainable for first-time buyers in Canada.
Drug checking is a harm reduction practice that provides chemical analysis of substances. Fentanyl test strips help drug users ensure that substances are free of dangerous fentanyl.
(AP Photo/Carlos Giusti)
Most consumables in Canada have quality controls that inform purchasing and consumption decisions. People who use illicit drugs deserve the same. Drug checking provides that harm-reduction service.
Kita hidup di dunia di mana kita sering tidak cukup tidur, tetapi kita perlu tidur jika ingin otak tetap sehat dan berfungsi secara efisien.
Indigenous communities can be involved in renewable energy projects in a number of ways. The benefits of revenues to communities can be important to improving their self-determination and economic reconciliation.
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Indigenous economic development corporations can generate income for communities and support the transition to clean energy.
To achieve a sustainable future that benefits Canadians, a coordinated response from households, businesses and the government is essential.
In the fact of economic uncertainty, one question remains: Is it worth investing in a more sustainable Canada, or will it become just another economic burden?
The 2023 G20 logo on display in New Delhi, India. By attending events in Kashmir, G20 delegates are tacitly condoning India’s colonial control of the region.
(AP Photo/Altaf Qadri)
In Indian-administered Kashmir, the Indian government is using tourism as a tactic to strengthen its colonial control of the region.