While debate continues to rage over the finding of “genocide”, the main focus going forward must be on ensuring justice and accountability.
The U.S. failure to pursue accountability for key participants its torture program undermines the global struggle against impunity for torture. Canada’s failure to examine its actions in Afghanistan similarly undermines the effort to end torture. Canadians must continue to demand made-in-Canada accountability for the immoral and unconscionable acts committed in our name.
Two opinion pieces by RI President Peggy Mason are featured in today’s launch of the revamped Canadian International Council website.