Security certificates are used by Canada's scandal-plagued spy agency CSIS to tar refugees and permanent residents as national security threats without having to explain the allegations against them.
The show is opened with some royal screwjobs and Dan reads an update on the People's Commissions 1267 Collaborators as a feature in the #HuckFarper section of this hour-long edition of AW@L Radio.
On Wednesday, April 28 Project Fly Home held a "sanctions-busting' telethon in support of Abousfian Abdelrazik, the Sudanese-Canadian man on the United Nations 1267 list.
Apr 28, 2010 to Apr 29, 2010
Georges Vanier Cultural Centre
2450, Rue Workman (two minutes from metro Lionel Groulx) Wheelchair accessibleMontreal , QC
Canada45° 32' 43.6092" N, 73° 38' 20.6736" W
"Sanctions-busting Telethon and Spaghetti Dinner" will publicly celebrate our open defiance of the 1267 sanctions regime, challenging the fear, racism and isolation it creates.
Abousfian Abdelrazik is fighting to clear his name
Abousifian Abdelrazik in the Sudan, Suaad Hagi Mohamud in Kenya: these are just two of the Canadian citizens who found that their government didn't back them up when they were in trouble.
Amy Miller recounts some of the abuses that Canada is currently committing in the name of ‘national security’.