TransCanada’s Energy East pipeline would spur a 40% increase in tar sands production while destroying First Nations communities’ livelihoods, culture and legal rights.
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.
Stephen Harper’s globetrotting and escalating security costs suggest that the prime minister is fearful of his own people.
Star Liberal candidate Zack Paikin says Justin Trudeau’s decision to block Christine Innes’s bid for Trinity-Spadina is a “direct assault” on openness and grassroots democracy.
Fear of retaliation is among the top factors blocking access to human rights justice for many Aboriginal women, the Canadian Human Rights Commission learned over the course of four roundtable discussions held across the country in 2013.
The Harper Government’s inflammatory talk and militant actions in response to the Ukraine crisis only confirm that the Harper Conservatives are not Canada.
Here’s the transcript of Justin Trudeau’s speech to the federal Liberals biennial convention, held in Montreal, Quebec, over the weekend.
The Council of Canadians’ new “Fracktivist’s Toolkit” empowers Canadians to push back against fracking, protect Canada’s water sources, combat climate change, and partner with First Nations in their ongoing struggle to protect their besieged rights.
The Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives warns the Harper Conservatives’ 2014 federal budget is likely to worsen Canada’s slowing economy, proposes sound alternative.
Lack of enforcement of tenancy laws threatens the safety and security of rental housing across British Columbia, argues Kendra Milne, a social justice lawyer and research associate with the B.C. office of the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives.
The latest chapter in the ongoing shameful political drama starring Toronto Mayor Rob Ford offers a glimpse into Canada’s broken democracy.