Scouts Canada

Scouts Canada Youth Reminded To Stay Non-Partisan

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.21.2016 | Canada Politics

Scouts Canada officials say they didn't agree to have some of their young members stand in uniform alongside Conservative Leader Stephen Harper.

Ex-Scouts Volunteer Faces More Than A Dozen Sex Charges

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.25.2013 | Canada

OTTAWA - Police say a former Scouts Canada volunteer has been charged with more than a dozen sex offences.Police say the charges are connected to inci...

Scouts Canada Welcomes Carly Rae After Cancellation

CP | Lauren La Rose, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.06.2013 | Canada Music

TORONTO - In the wake of Carly Rae Jepsen's cancellation of her Boy Scouts of America performance due to the group's exclusion of gays, Scouts Canada ...

Convicted Scout Leader Gets New Trial

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.04.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - The British Columbia Court of Appeal has ordered a new trial for a former scout leader who was convicted of sexually assaulting two boys du...

Sex Abuse Files Could Go Public

CBC | Posted 12.18.2012 | Canada

Scouts Canada has no plans to publicly release confidential files relating to abuse allegations at the organization, but the files could eventually se...

The Results Are In For Scouts Canada Sex Abuse Review

CP | Heather Scoffield, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.25.2012 | Canada

OTTAWA - An independent review of six decades of Scouts Canada records revealed that the organization failed at least 65 times to report allegations o...

Former Scouts Leader Faces Sex Abuse Charges

CBC | Posted 05.10.2012 | Canada

Another former Scouts Canada leader is facing charges after a Toronto man came forward alleging sexual abuse he says happened more than 37 years ago. ...

Scouts Sex Abuse Cases Unreported To Police

CBC | Posted 04.18.2012 | Canada

The CBC’s The Fifth Estate has uncovered details in two past sexual abuse cases handled by Scouts Canada that were never reported to police. ...

Scouts Dishonour: Not All Abuses Reported

CBC | Posted 04.17.2012 | Canada

Scouts Canada's chief commissioner, Steve Kent, says he now accepts that his organization did not report all allegations of sexual abuse to police in ...

Convicted Pedophile Welcomed Back To Scouts

CBC | Posted 04.07.2012 | Canada

A man who was twice-convicted of sex offences against children was welcomed as a member of a Scouts alumni association for decades, even after officia...

Former Winnipeg Scout Leader Faces More Sexual Assault Charges

CBC | Posted 03.01.2012 | Canada

Winnipeg police have laid additional sexual assault charges against a 39-year-old Winnipeg man who led an outdoor program for Scouts Canada. ...

Abused Former Scouts Get An Apology

CP | Diana Mehta, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.07.2012 | Canada

TORONTO - In a solemn six-minute video posted online Thursday, Scouts Canada offered a public apology to all former members who may have "suffered har...

Scouts Canada CEO Quits

CBC | Posted 01.21.2012 | Canada

The executive commissioner and CEO of Scouts Canada has left the organization, CBC News has learned. In her letter of resignation, Janet Y...

More Details Emerge On Scouts' Secret List

CBC | Posted 01.17.2012 | Canada

More details are emerging about a "confidential list" Scouts Canada kept over the course of numerous decades that documented pedophiles who entered it...

Scouts Canada Sex Abuse Settlements Shrouded In Secrecy

CBC | Posted 12.23.2011 | Canada

CBC News has learned that Scouts Canada has signed out-of-court confidentiality agreements with more than a dozen child sex-abuse victims in recent ye...

Scouts Failed To Stop Sexual Predator: CBC Investigation

CBC | Posted 12.21.2011 | Canada

Boy Scouts of America leaders knew for years about incidents involving a Canadian pedophile who preyed on boys in the U.S. but failed to stop him as h...

Scouts Canada Kept 'Confidential List' Of Pedophiles

CBC | Posted 12.20.2011 | Canada

Scouts Canada meticulously recorded the names of pedophiles discovered in its ranks for decades in a secretive system dubbed the "confidential list," ...

Equality of the Sexes: Men Raising Children Is Not a Comedy of Errors

Craig and Marc Kielburger | Posted 08.21.2011 | Canada
Craig and Marc Kielburger

We don't live in a Leave it to Beaver society; our cultural norms don't set fathers up for success. But we can support their roles as caregivers and chip away at the macho male formula for success, where a man is measured by his paycheque, the title on his business card and the speed of his car.