05 Apr '12, 9am

Shutting Down Rights and Democracy in Canada | Care2 Causes

Shutting Down Rights and Democracy in Canada | Care2 Causes

Earlier this week, Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird announced that the Canadian government is scrapping Rights and Democracy as part of its cost cutting measures. At first glance, the announcement seems to be a fit with the Harper government’s actions and policies, which have included: Misleading Parliament , more than once Undermining the democratic process by using control tactics , bullying , and misleading robocalls during the election campaign Muzzling government scientists Leading a war on environmentalists Banning the niqab during citizenship ceremonies Threatening to remove the charitable status of charities that advocate against government policies But, alas, the Harper government wasn’t truly announcing that their government does not support human rights and democracy. Instead, they were announcing the closure of the International Centre for Human Rights and D...

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