National Newswatch

The Case for a New and Improved Magnitsky Law

Sep 12 2020 — Irwin Cotler and Brandon Silver — At a time when democratic norms are under attack elsewhere, Canada has a unique opportunity to set the global standard for human rights practice and policy by reforming and refining Canada’s human rights sanctions framework, which can serve as an example to the world. Amid a global resurgence of authoritarianism — underpinned by an assault […]