CHESTER BASIN, N.S. - A Nova Scotia student says he will return to classes next week wearing a controversial T-shirt that led to his suspension and aroused a lively debate about freedom of speech and...
This week, a grade 12 student was suspended for wearing a T-shirt emblazoned with the words "Life is wasted without Jesus." Canada's Charter of Rights and Freedoms protects both freedom of religion and freedom of expression, but nowhere does it protect people from feeling offended. In a diverse and complex society, learning to disagree without being disagreeable may be a survival skill.