Apr. 20, 2018: OCLA statement on #ReconnectAssange
Dec. 29, 2017: OCLA's 2017 Year in Review
May 9, 2018: "Ottawa woman threatened with lawsuit over negative reviews" CBC News
Mar. 17, 2018: "Airline bill hitting turbulence, says watchdog" Winnipeg Free Press
Jan. 22, 2018: "Dioceses tell Catholics not to sign Canada Summer Jobs attestation" The Catholic Register
Nov. 30, 2017: "City of Toronto to study how to stop hate rallies" The Canadian Jewish News
Nov. 16, 2017: "Hate charges laid against Your Ward News" Toronto Sun
Oct. 31, 2017: "‘There is no place for racism:’ Dalhousie student slams ‘anti-Canadian’ motion from student union" Global News
Oct. 23, 2017: "Dalhousie University accused of censorship after student investigated for ‘white fragility’ Facebook comment" Toronto Star
12 sep 2017 : "L'urgence de réformer le système carcéral en Ontario" ICI Radio-Canada
Category Archives: OCLA Opinion Statements
The Ontario Civil Liberties Association (OCLA) vigorously advocates for authentic and unqualified freedom of expression of individuals, on all topics and in every form, in accordance with the universal rights of freedom of expression and freedom of association. The OCLA … Continue reading
The OCLA has appealed to Canadian governments and media to “exercise calm, reason, and objectivity” in response to recent events which threaten civil liberties in Canadian society. The OCLA’s call for sanity is posted online here.
Dr. Denis G. Rancourt has prepared a report for the OCLA entitled “Canadian defamation law is noncompliant with international law“. The report contains four sections: Part 1: Demonstration that Canadian defamation law is noncompliant with international law; Part 2:How defamation … Continue reading
The OCLA posted a position paper today about the institutional bias against pro-life campaigners in Ontario. The position paper can be read here.
On August 27, 2013, The Honourable Madeleine Meilleur, Minister of Community Safety and Correctional Services for Ontario made the announcement that the province will now permit all frontline police officers to use tasers. The government’s announcement comes in the wake … Continue reading