I read with interest Steven Meurrens’ well-thought-out Policy Options article on “unscrupulous immigration consultants.” I agree with everything in Meurrens’ submission, except for his...Read More Immigration system benefits from ethical consultants
More and more people are beginning to learn that Canada’s Parliament Buildings squat on unceded Algonquin Anishinaabeg territory. Unceded refers to the fact that...Read More Is acknowledging Indigenous territory enough?
As Canadians celebrate 150 years of our history, policy-makers have set their sights on the needs of the next 150, including how to shape...Read More Supreme Court’s IP ruling encourages innovation
In late June, members of the Five Eyes (Canada, the US, UK, Australia and New Zealand) intelligence alliance convened in Ottawa. Alongside their routine...Read More Balancing privacy and security in the digital age
Secrecy, writes ethicist Sissela Bok, is about “deliberately withholding information.” In this respect, the antiquated 34-year-old Access to Information Act (ATI Act) has resulted...Read More Access to information law requires big reforms
Before Canada dives into its mandated review of the Copyright Act, it would be helpful to refresh our understanding of some key terms essential...Read More Reviewing copyright? Check the glossary.