As B.C. prepares to reinstate its Human Rights Commission, it would do well to learn from Ontario, where the introduction of a direct access system has been only a qualified success.
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Court upholds ruling: discrimination complaints to professional bodies can be heard at Ontario Human Rights Tribunal as well.
Before being declared a security threat and isolated 24 hours a day, decolonial anti-capitalist Alex Hundert released a piece revealing widespread breaches of human rights in the jail.
We look at abuses in Canadian prisons, a solidarity action in support of grand jury resisters and G20 prisoners, actions against austerity and more.
Hiscocks alleged that the Ministry and Vanier Centre discriminate against inmates on the basis of political belief, citizenship, mental health status, disability, gender and other prohibited grounds.