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FORUM: U.S. owes Canadian one big apology | The New Haven Register

By Bruce Barrett In 2002, a Canadian citizen traveling through John F. Kennedy International Airport was arrested by American authorities as a terrorist, based on false information from Canadian authorities. The United States government sent him to Syria without charge, without an attorney and without notifying his family. The Syrians, thinking that we had sent them a terrorist, held him ...

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Hundreds take part in West Haven walk for peace

Motorists on Interstate 95 in Connecticut may have wondered who — or what — is behind the “I Wage Peace.org” billboards. On Sunday the I Wage Peace group, comprised of about 20 churches, synagogues and mosques in the region, staged a walk to “break the myth that Muslims, Jews, Christians and others cannot work together for peace,” according to its ...

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Peacemaker/businessman puts out welcome mat, organizes walk Sunday in West Haven

The IWagePeace walk organized by Bruce Barrett for Sunday on the boardwalk could also be called the “Christians, Jews and Muslims getting to know each other casually,” walk. Barrett, co-owner of Barrett Outdoor Communications Inc., and longtime promoter of peace between Jews and Muslims, as well as a champion in railing against anti-Muslim sentiment in the country and world, describes ...

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