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PEN Canada, the little charity that could – speak out
Hill Times | July 30, 2014

Is there a resurgence of censorship in Canada?
Toronto Star | July 26, 2014

Does Canada Revenue have a political agenda?
CBC The National | July 25, 2014

CTV National News [12:00 minute mark]
CTV National | July 25, 2014

Charities under the microscope [53:00 minute mark]
CBC Power & Politics | July 25, 2014

PEN audit will come back to haunt Tories
Toronto Star | July 24, 2014

Pen and the politics of charity
Globe and Mail | July 24, 2014

Conflict grows over charity audits
Radio Canada International | July 24, 2014

VIEW: Is PEN the latest target of Harper’s selective tax audits?
Tyee  | July 24, 2014

Why is Harper punishing charities while letting tax cheats off the hook?
iPolitics| July 23, 2014

CRA smacks PEN Canada with audit in latest of Harper government’s attack on charities
Vancouver Observer | July 22, 2014

PEN Canada cooperates with controversial political-activities audit
Quill & Quire | July 22, 2014

Political Audit
CBC Metro Morning | July 22, 2014

The Canada Revenue Agency becomes an arm of the PMO
Rabble | July 22, 2014

Les activités de l’organisation caritative Pen Canada sous la loupe de l’ARC
Presse Canadienne | July 21, 2014

Pen Canada hit with political-activities audit by Canada Revenue Agency
Canadian Press | July 21, 2014

List of charities undergoing tax audits
Canadian Press | July 21, 2014

Feds hang Mohamed Fahmy out to dry
NOW Magazine  | June 26, 2014

Canada-Honduras trade agreement adopted by senate, awaits royal assent
iPolitics | June 18, 2014

Liberal Blogger Sentenced To 10 Years And 1,000 Lashes In Saudi Arabia
George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight | May 8, 2014

Not too late to change Canada-Honduras trade deal
Embassy – Canada’s Foreign Policy Newspaper | Apri 10, 2014

Canada should press Honduras on free speech : John Ralston Saul
Ottawa Citizen | April 9, 2014

PEN Canada Brings Report On Murdered Journalists In Honduras To Washington
George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight March 26, 2014

Dina Meza: a journalist living dangerously in Honduras

Toronto Star | March 26, 2014

Dark days for the creative class in India: Siddiqui
Toronto Star | February 15, 2014

Honduras: People resist despite fraud and violence
Workers World | February 15, 2014

Sochi 2014: world authors join protest against Putin

Guardian | February 6, 2014

Global community needs to hear diversity of Russian opinion
Toronto Star | February 6, 2014

Honduras: Journalism in the Shadow of Impunity (Interview with Dina Meza in Spanish)
Radio Canada International  | February 3, 2014

Honduras: Journalists’ lives in grave danger
Infosurhoy | February 3, 2014

Honduras: A Battleground for Journalism
Latino Post | February 1, 2014

PEN Canada partners with Hot Docs on a new series
Quill & Quire | January 31, 2014

Report assails violence against journalists in Honduras
LA Times | January 30, 2014

Honduras trade agreement gets support from liberals, opposition from NDP

iPolitics | January 29, 2014

Honduras: Rising Violence Against Journalists Unpunished
International Business Times | January 27, 2014

New report highlights growing violence, impunity in Honduras
Knight Center, Journalism in the Americas | January 27, 2014

Telecom firms being asked what data they are giving to police, intelligence agencies
Globe and Mail | January 23, 2014

Luis Horacio Nájera: In Honduras, it’s open season on journalists
 National Post | January 23, 2014

Crimes of the Past, Crimes of the Future — an excerpt from Honduras: Journalism in the Shadow of Impunity
Huffington Post | January 23, 2014

Report details deaths of 32 journalists in Honduras
Newsroom Panama | January 23, 2014

Harper must address online surveillance in Canada, says advocacy group
Global News | January 17, 2014

What Toronto Can Teach The Rest Of The World About Living Well
Huffington Post | January 9, 2014

Sheila Heti and Jian Ghomeshi:Memoir in the Selfie Age
Hazlitt | December 7, 2013

CBC Radio Q [53:30 mark]
CBC Radio Q| December 3, 2013

NSA leaks: UK government reaction eroding freedom, rights groups warn
Guardian | November 14, 2013

IFOA 2013: An evening with Stephen King
The Arts Scene | October 26, 2013

Review: Stephen and Owen King open the International Festival of Authors
Toronto Star | October 25, 2013

CBC evening newscast: Arts and Entertainment 
Late Night CBC TV News from Toronto October 24, 2013

Stephen King and son Owen King on family and fiction
CBC’s Q with Jian Ghomeshi October 24, 2013

PEN Canada award honours blogger Dieu Cay (Vietnamese, newscast)
Voice of America October 24, 2013

PEN Canada award honours blogger Dieu Cay (Vietnamese, article)
Voice of America October 24, 2013

Blogger Dieu Cay wins the “One Humanity Award” (Vietnamese)
Vietnam Human Rights Defenders October 23, 2013

Blogger Dieu Cay wins PEN Canada award (Vietnamese)
Four Methods blog October 23, 2013

Blogger Dieu Cay wins PEN Canada award (Vietnamese)
Nguoi Viet October 22, 2013

Jailed Democracy Dissident Wins Award 
Democracy Chronicles October 21, 2013

The Stamp Collector: The Play
CBC Here and Now Toronto October 18, 2013

The Stamp Collector
CBC Here and Now Toronto October 15, 2013

Photos: Bare it for Books calendar unveiledQuill & Quire Blog | October 3, 2013

Freedom to photograph under threat
Toronto Star | July 28, 2013

RCMP arrested journalist in New Brunswick
Canada.com |  July 4, 2013

Censorship in the digital age: ‘Words are more powerful than ever’
Globe and Mail | April 24, 2013

Stephen King and son Owen to open IFOA’s PEN benefit
Toronto Star | April 16, 2013

Stephen King to kick off Toronto’s International Festival of Authors
CBC News | April 16, 2013

Authors bear more than their souls in Bare It for Books
Montreal Gazette | April 16, 2013

The semi-nude fundraising calendar: sweetly tasteful or totally twee?
Globe and Mail | March 6, 2013

The Stamp Collector by Jennifer Lanthier, illustrated by François Thisdale
Book Dragon | March 3, 2013

Authors uncover the goods for PEN
Winnipeg Free Press | March 2, 2013

Hope Through Stamps
Metro Morning | March 1, 2013

Big Brother Is Watching Your Bookshelf
Huffington Post | February 26, 2013

Prose in the nude: Canadian authors get naked for Bare It For Books calender
National Post | February 19, 2013

Twenty Years Ago, Salman Rushdie Surprised Toronto
Torontoist | December 7, 2012

Salman Rushie, Under Fatwa, Onstage
Hazlitt | December 6, 2012

Sci-lenced: A PEN Canada Evening on Scientists’ Freedom of Expression
Toronto Review of Books | October 24, 2012

PEN Canada Benefit with Wole Soyinka, Miriam Toews, Azar Nafisi (Video)
Book Shorts | September 30, 2012

Vancouver theatre community takes on the Prime Minister
Vancouver Sun | July 19, 2012

Moose Jaw is the write place for word-lovers
Star Phoenix | July 12, 2012

Book about fallen Chinese official a testament to journalistic courage
Globe and Mail | June 20, 2012

“Funny Strange”: TRB Tweets Calvin Trillin, Seán Cullen, and Charles Foran on Mordecai Richler
Toronto Review of Books | May 18, 2012

Funny Strange: Calvin Trillin and Charles Foran on satire and Mordecai Richler
National Post |  May 16, 2012

Calvin Trillin, Sean Cullen and why Mordecai Richler is funny
Globe and Mail May 15, 2012

PEN Canada: On Guard for Freedom of Expression
LawNow (36.4, pp. 38-46) | March/April 2012

Harper in China: Prime Minister urged to speak forcefully and against human rights abuses in China
Toronto Star | February 2, 2012

Journalist in B.C. fears deportation to Mexico
CBC News | January 19, 2012

Free speech boost will rally neo-Nazi cyberhate, say human rights activists
Global BC | December 14, 2011

The hyperlink case: freedom vs. the floodgates
Globe and Mail | October 22, 2011

Left to Die in Africa’s North Korea
National Post | September 21, 2011

The Prisoner of Asmara
Toronto Star | September 21, 2011

The lethal war on Mexico’s journalists
Globe and Mail | June 3, 2011

Anti-G20 protester launches constitutional challenge
Toronto Star | November 15, 2010

PEN, Writers Union back Mistry’s book battle
CBC News | October 21, 2010

Richard Ford urges us to pay attention
Globe and Mail | October 21, 2010

Richard Ford: National Interest
National Post | October 15, 2010

PEN focuses on ‘Blogfather’ in Iranian prison
CBC News | October 20, 2010

To silence the hate, speak out against it
Winnipeg Free Press | July 12, 2010

Beyond Green Gables
Toronto Star | April 29, 2010

Canada’s clampdown on free speech
Boston Globe | March 27, 2010

Supreme Court creates new public interest libel defence for press and bloggers
The News | December 23, 2009

John Ralston Saul to lead International PEN
CBC News | October 21, 2009

International Festival of Authors brings literary stars to Toronto
CBC News | October 21, 2009

Chinese dissident saved by Canada details horror
Toronto Star | July 26, 2009

Row over 9/11 novel at Canadian university
Guardian | September 8, 2006

 

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