Parliamentary Forum on Canadian Freedoms

The Parliamentary Forum on Canadian Freedoms, hosted by David Anderson, MP, will focus the historic development of basic freedoms in Canada; a survey of current challenges to basic freedoms, and international standards for basic freedoms; and an analysis of the challenge of maintaining these freedoms into the future. The evening will feature an expert panel including Dr. John Robson (Documentary Filmmaker, Columnist, Commentator-at-large and Invited Professor at the University of Ottawa), Mr. Jay Cameron (Litigation Manager, Justice Centre for Constitutional Freedoms), Dr. Janet Epp Buckingham (Director, Laurentian Leadership Centre, Professor at Trinity Western University), as well as Q&A and discussion time.

PROGRAMME:

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SPEAKERS:

Mr. Jay Cameron | Bio
Dr. Janet Epp Buckingham | Bio
Dr. John Robson | Bio

PHOTO GALLERY:

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FULL EVENT VIDEO:

 

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Members of Parliament Express Concern for Loss of Canadian Freedoms

November 2, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 1, 2017 Ottawa, ON — Parliamentarians, past and present, gathered for a press conference in Ottawa on Tuesday to demonstrate their concern for loss of basic freedoms in Canada, the subject of a Parliamentary Forum, “Canadian Freedoms: Growing Threats?”, held on October 30th on Parliament Hill. Those present at the press conference […]


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SPEAKER BIO: Mr. Jay Cameron

October 11, 2017

Mr. Jay Cameron Litigation Manager, the Justice Centre for Constitutional Freedoms Jay Cameron is the litigation manager at the Justice Centre for Constitutional Freedoms, a non-profit law firm dedicated to the education and defence of Canadians constitutional rights, particularly freedom of religion and conscience, freedom of speech and freedom of association. Jay graduated from law […]


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SPEAKER BIO: Dr. Janet Epp Buckingham

October 11, 2017

Dr. Janet Epp Buckingham B.A., LL.B., LL.D. Professor, Trinity Western University Director, Laurentian Leadership Centre Janet Epp Buckingham is a professor at Trinity Western University and the Director of the Laurentian Leadership Centre, an Ottawa-based, live-in, extension program for upper-year university students focusing on public policy. She has previously served as director, law and public […]


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SPEAKER BIO: Dr. John Robson

October 11, 2017

Dr. John Robson Documentary Filmmaker, Columnist, Commentator-at-large and Invited Professor at the University of Ottawa John Robson, commentator-at-large with News Talk Radio 580 CFRA in Ottawa, columnist with the National Post and documentary filmmaker, is also an Invited Professor at the University of Ottawa. He holds a B.A. and M.A. in history from the University […]


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