Filed under International developments

Tonight’s very, very disappointing vote.

I am beyond frustrated at the defeat of Bill C-398, yet another attempt to fix Canada’s Access to Medicines Regime, in Canadian parliament this evening. It’s a bill that has been the victim of partisan politics one too many times and its failure tonight comes at the expense of people living without access to HIV … Continue reading

The problem with Kony 2012? Its a single story.

Back in the fall, I wrote an entry that took up James Dawes’ question “But is doing nothing worse than risking something?” inspired by some of the material in the class I was TA’ing.  In the wake of the conversations that are going on in response to the video from Invisible Children, I thought it was … Continue reading