Category Archives: censorship

On Virtue

Of everyone I know personally very few were more community-minded than social justice activist and writer Sandy Cameron. *           *          * To read the full poem, please click on the following link. On Virtue

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Walk4Justice

A research report titled Stolen Sisters states that at least 600 women have disappeared or been killed across Canada in the last three decades. *          *          * To read the full poem, please click on the following link. Walk4Justice

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Bring Out Your Dead

We – a collective of authors delegated with the task of collecting writers’ bodies because we knew their location – had just come up to Woodgold’s garret. We had placed his body in the back of the cart, and had … Continue reading

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Down with the Tyranny of Ignorance

“Here, write down these names. George Orwell, Aldous Huxley, Sinclair Lewis, Margaret Atwood. Go look and see if you can find their books in the library. In fact, see if you can find them anywhere. And here’s the thing,” he … Continue reading

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Federal Tories taking liberties again

In the May 16, 2009 issue of The Globe and Mail was this article, “Ottawa’s plan to fingerprint those not yet charged comes under fire,” written by Steven Chase.  The article told of the Federal Tories’ attempt to enact legislation … Continue reading

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Censorship

A free press is the backbone of democracy. *          *          * To read the rest of the poem, please click on the following link. Censorship

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