We Still Need A Full Review Of Bill C-51 To Remove Charter Violations

We Still Need A Full Review Of Bill C-51 To Remove Charter Violations

Canadian Journalists for Free Expression  07.22.2016
On the anniversary of filing a Charter challenge to Bill C-51, the Anti-terrorism Act, 2015, Canadian Journalists for Free Expression is...
Liberals Need The Political Courage To Finally Repeal Bill C-51

Liberals Need The Political Courage To Finally Repeal Bill C-51

Monia Mazigh  07.13.2016
Today, the political landscape has changed. We have a government that promised to conduct public hearings on several issues and to listen...
CSIS Perpetuates A Culture Of Fear With Unannounced Visits

CSIS Perpetuates A Culture Of Fear With Unannounced Visits

Monia Mazigh  07. 5.2016
With additional extraordinary powers granted to CSIS since the passing of Bill C51, one only can wonder whether these visits are becoming...
Canada's Spies Lock Horns With Diplomats Over Anti-Terror Powers

Canada's Spies Lock Horns With Diplomats Over Anti-Terror Powers

CBC  06.28.2016
Canada's spy agency has been frustrated in trying to track Canadians who travel overseas to fight for ISIS and other extremist groups because...
Mom Still Concerned About Kids On No-Fly Lists Despite Official Plan

Mom Still Concerned About Kids On No-Fly Lists Despite Official Plan

CP  05. 8.2016
Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale promised to investigate after an incident in December.
We Must Question The Timing Of This Terrorism Case

We Must Question The Timing Of This Terrorism Case

Monia Mazigh  03.31.2016
Immediately, after the Brussels attacks, an engineering student from the University of Waterloo was arrested by the Royal Canadian Mounted...
Most Of Feds' Instructions To CSIS On C-51 Kept Secret

Most Of Feds' Instructions To CSIS On C-51 Kept Secret

CP  03.27.2016
The federal government has issued guidance to Canada's spy agency on using contentious new anti-terrorism laws.
Controversial C-51 Powers Used By At Least 4 Agencies

Controversial C-51 Powers Used By At Least 4 Agencies

CP  03.24.2016
"The risk is that it's being used in ways that are going to be difficult to predict."
CSIS Has Used New Powers Since C-51 Became Law

CSIS Has Used New Powers Since C-51 Became Law

CBC  02.23.2016
Michel Coulombe, director of the Canadian Security Intelligence Service, told a Commons committee today that Canada's spy agency has used...
Reforming Bill C-51 Can't Wait Another Year

Reforming Bill C-51 Can't Wait Another Year

Laura Tribe  01.30.2016
It's been one year. Saturday marked exactly 365 days since the former Conservative government introduced Bill C-51, with its controversial...
How The Liberals Can Fix Bill C-51 And Reform National Security

How The Liberals Can Fix Bill C-51 And Reform National Security

Ziyaad Mia  01.27.2016
Canada has a new government with a markedly different tone. Gone are the cardboard villains and divisive rhetoric. Despite voting for it,...
Bill C-51: We Don't Have To Choose Between Security And Civil Liberties

Bill C-51: We Don't Have To Choose Between Security And Civil Liberties

Jennifer Hollett  01.20.2016
Bill C-51 is simply unCanadian: it's vague legislation that violates the human rights and freedoms which define us as a country. The Liberal...
Liberals Open To Overhaul Of C-51

Liberals Open To Overhaul Of C-51

CP  01. 9.2016
The government will give Canadians a chance to have their say before deciding what changes to make, Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale...