Bill C-51

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Canada’s spy agency CSE is in court, struggling to explain how it accidentally shared innocent citizens’ private metadata with foreign governments.2 If we don’... more
Bill C-51
Terrorism
spying
Internet
Internet freedom
Liberal Party of Canada
Privacy Commissioner
Dear Canadian Political Party Leaders: Canadian experts have spoken loudly and clearly against Bill C-51. Lawyers, privacy commissioners, intelligence officers... more
Elections 2015
Bill C-51
Canadian democracy
privacy
spying
Freedom of speech
Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms
Terrorism
elxn2015
elxn42
The open letter below is on behalf of Canadian artists who are concerned about how Bill C-51 threatens their right to free expression. Dear Party Leaders, We... more
Elections 2015
Artists
Bill C-51
Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms
Freedom of speech
Margaret Atwood
film
Art
poetry
writer
painter
actor
musician
elxn42
elxn2015
The “fascist shift”, as described by author Naomi Wolf in The End Of America/ Letter Of Warning To A Young Patriot, is accelerating in Canada with the tabling... more
Elections 2015
Bill C-51
Fascism
Conservative Party of Canada
Republican
Blackwater
ISIS
paramilitary
secret prisons
Citizens groups
Council of Canadians
Terrorism
Civil Liberties
CBC
Conservative Broadcasting Corporation
espinage
treason
dissent
Canadian law
Canada's Constitution
elxn42
elxn2015
Canada
Last week I had a twitter conversation with Liberal MP Wayne Easter who sat in the parliamentary committee on the new anti-terror Bill C51.  Most Liberal MPs... more
Bill C51
Liberal Party
Anti-terrorism act
Anti-Terrorism
Politics
2015 Federal Election
Canada
The Senate has moved the final vote on the controversial anti-terror bill to Tuesday at 5:30pm EST. Coincidentally that will be hours after the Auditor General... more
Bill C-51
Canadian Senate
Senate reform
Senate scandal
NDP
Dear Senators, Stop Bill C-51! It is ridiculous that there is even a chance this could go through. I am outraged at what Harper is doing and if it continues I... more
Bill C-51
democracy
spying
Anti-Terrorism
Terrorism
Canadian Senate
Stephen Harper
Conservative Party of Canada
Canadian government policy
privacy
CSIS
Canada
As someone who has a journalist background, I find that the lack of news reporting around the social media backlash on the new anti-terror bill by our major... more
Civil Liberties
Media bias
Bill C-51
media
Media Consortium
CBC
Rick Mercer
CTV
Global TV
Conservative Party of Canada
Liberal Party of Canada
Politics
Canada
It's done! Conservative and Liberal MPs joined forces to pass Bill C-51, the so called anti-Terrorism Act. New Democrats worked hard to amend C-51, and... more
Bill C-51
NDP
Tom Mulcair
Stephen Harper
Conservative Party of Canada
Justin Trudeau
Liberal Party of Canada
spying
privacy
CSIS
Terrorism
Canadian government policy
Canada
Elections 2015
Mr. Speaker, I want to begin, of course, by thanking all parties in this place and all members. If even one voice had said no, I would not have had this... more
Bill C-51
Green Party
Elizabeth May
Anti-Terrorism
Terrorism
Anti-terrorism act
privacy
Conservative Party of Canada
Stephen Harper
Canadian Government
Canada
Elections 2015
Elizabeth May was the first MP to stand up against the Harper government's so-called “anti-terror bill,” which does nothing to improve national security, and... more
Bill C-51
spying
Anti-Terrorism
Elizabeth May
Lead Now
Stephen Harper
Conservative Party of Canada
Terrorism
Canada
Dear Prime Minister: Many Americans love Canada and the specific benefits that have come to our country from our northern neighbor’s many achievements (see... more
Anti-terrorism act
Bill C-51
spying
Terrorism
Civil Liberties
Stephen Harper
Conservative Party
Ralph Nader
democracy
Libya
Jean Chretien
jihadism
ISIS
al-Qaeda
Globe and Mail
Canada
This is from the Toronto Star: “So far, the only opposition MP with enough guts to critique the content of the Conservative government’s new anti-terror bill... more