Crystal Lameman from Beaver Lake Cree First Nation and Eriel Deranger of Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation are leading Canada’s indigenous tar sands resistance.
Class action lawsuit by the British Columbia Civil Liberties Association accuses secretive spy agency CSEC of of violating Canada’s Charter of Rights and Freedoms.
A poll jointly commissioned by the Council of Canadians, the Canadian Federation of Students, and LeadNow.ca shows that a majority of Canadians oppose the Harper Conservatives’ Fair Elections Act, known as Bill C-23.
In Canada, rights advocacy groups and opposition parties trash parliament’s sham report on missing and murdered Aboriginal women and girls.
Rights groups say “an independent and effective complaints and monitoring mechanism for the Canada Border Services Agency” is necessary due to abuses of the human rights of refugee claimants and vulnerable Canadians.
Loretta Saunders: Unifor, Canada’s largest private sector union, calls for answers now, not just for Saunders, but for all missing and murdered aboriginal women and girls.
Federal public sector unions are joining forces to legally challenge the Harper Conservatives’ latest assault on Canadian workers’ rights through Bill C-4.
Neil Young’s 4-city Canadian concert tour to raise money to support the Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation’s legal defense against tar sands developments.
Canada’s privacy commissioner Jennifer Stoddart says the Harper government’s new cyberbullying Bill C-13 lacks “accountability and reporting mechanisms to shed light on new investigative powers”.
Unifor raises grave concerns about the sweeping changes to the Canada Labour Code proposed by the omnibus Federal Budget Implementation Bill C-4.
Canada’s Privacy Commissioner Jennifer Stoddart accuses FINTRAC of collecting the personal banking information of thousands of innocent Canadians.