CUSJ to Liberal gov’t: stop selling weapons to Saudi Arabia

On September 18 2018, CUSJ President Margaret Rao sent a letter to Prime Minister Trudeau and to Chrystia Freeland, asking them to terminate the arms deal with Saudi Arabia. Rao first commended the government for its principled verbal stand against Saudi Arabia’s recent arrest of women’s rights defenders. Then she went on to say, “If … Read moreCUSJ to Liberal gov’t: stop selling weapons to Saudi Arabia

Activists for women jailed in Saudi Arabia

Activists for Women Jailed in Saudi Arabia Shahla Khan Salter speaks out in the Huffington post for two activists jailed for trying to bring food to Nathalie Morin, once a Canadian woman, living in Saudi Arabia.  Her husband left for a three day conference leaving her no food in the house for herself and her … Read moreActivists for women jailed in Saudi Arabia

The feeding of Russophobia

Editor’s note: This article was provided to CUSJ by Christine Johnston, with the permission of the author, Betty Krawczyk, who was famous some years ago as the Granny willing to go to jail for her support of the environment and especially the fight for Clayoquot Sound, near Torfino, on the  Pacfic Rim, about which she … Read moreThe feeding of Russophobia

President’s report 2018-19

WORKING TOGETHER: LOVE AND JUSTICE IN ACTION!! Humanity is facing multiple crises: economic, environmental, social, political, and spiritual. People of faith and people of good will the world over, are being asked to step out of our comfort zones and speak up for the earth and all its inhabitants. Canadians are waking up to a … Read morePresident’s report 2018-19

Past Actions: Links

CUSJ Letters and Briefs Democracy Letter to the Standing Committee on International Trade 2012 10 25 – Canada-China Trade Deal Letter to the Premiers 2012 10 25 asking them to intervene on the Canada-China Trade Deal Letter to L’Association Pour La Revendication Des Droits Démocratiques supporting the Supreme Court challenge to First Past the Post Letter to the Prime Minister … Read morePast Actions: Links