Posted by Josh Tabish on Friday, November 20, 2015 - 12:58
Bell Canada (BCE Inc.) is rolling the dice on a political gamble that, if successful, will mean the death of affordable Internet access for Canadian households and businesses.
On October 21, The Globe and Mail reported that BCE Inc. was appealing to the then freshly-elected Trudeau government, asking the incoming cabinet to overturn a pro-customer July ruling from the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC).
Posted by Soledad Vega on Friday, November 20, 2015 - 09:33
Civil liberty groups and experts are looking forward to an open consultation on C-51. Over to you, Minister Trudeau.
Article by Ian Macleod for the Ottawa Citizen
A coalition of about a dozen civil liberty and privacy protection organizations is calling on Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to launch broad public consultations on planned reforms to the controversial Anti-terrorism Act of 2015. Read more »
Posted by Meghan Sali on Thursday, November 19, 2015 - 13:57
This morning U.S. President Barack Obama declared that Canada and the U.S. will both “soon be signatories” to the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP).
The statement was made on the sidelines of the APEC conference in the Philippines, and comes as a surprise to Canadians who were under the impression that Canada was going to make its own decision about whether or not to be party to the agreement that would stifle innovation and restrict our online freedoms.