Graham Harris

Protests in Iran

Protests erupted In Iran last Friday, November 15, because of a sudden increase in gasoline prices. By Tuesday, the rights group Amnesty International stated that as many as 106 protesters in 21 cities had been killed in the rioting (Fassihi). This number is extremely high, especially compared to the mere 12 that Iranian news agencies …

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Canadian Elections

On Monday, Canada held elections for the House of Commons in the 43rd Canadian Parliament. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s Liberal Party retained power but Trudeau will now head a minority government. This BBC article shows the results of the election for each party, with Liberals garnering 33 percent of the vote, while conservatives actually won …

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