Post Tagged with: "Bill C-51"

Dennis Edney spoke to a packed room at the MAC on  Nov. 5, 2015. (Lana Hall/Ryersonian Staff)

Omar Khadr’s lawyer says governments stoke fear of terrorism to justify human rights abuses

Pro bono lawyer Dennis Edney advised former Guantanamo Bay prisoner to plead guilty to escape “hellhole”

by Lana Hall· · On Campus
In this Apr. 2, 2009, file photo, Prime Minister Stephen Harper addresses media at the London Summit in London, England. (Courtesy of Richard Lewis/

Bill C-51: PM Playing the fear game

As a Muslim, and more importantly as a Canadian, I am terrified to even imagine the kind of society we will live in if Bill C-51 is passed. The anti-terrorism bill, which is over 60 pages long, proposes radical changes to Canadian law and national security in ways that would do little to actually improve public safety. The worst part, […]

by Aeman Ansari· · Opinion