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Government in Canada monitoring online forums



Bureaucrats monitor online forums

The next time you post an opinion in an online forum or a Facebook group message board, don't be surprised if you get a rebuttal from a federal employee.

The government is looking for ways to monitor online chatter about political issues and correct what it perceives as misinformation.

May 24, 2010

Pride without apartheid

Brad Fraser
Pride Toronto was a celebration of diversity, of rights. But with the banning of Queers Against Israeli Apartheid this year, intolerance and censorship have taken over.
May 24, 2010
Marc Emery: An interview by Libby Davies

Marc Emery: An interview before U.S. prison

Libby Davies
Vancouver's 'Prince of Pot' appears in court Monday in the U.S. for a plea hearing. A contemplative Emery spoke earlier this year about his extradition and five-year prison sentence.
May 21, 2010

Indian Act remedy Bill C-3 is flawed

Shelagh Day and Joyce Green
Thousands of women will still not be equal to men under this amendment to the Indian Act. If the Conservative won’t fix this, the opposition parties must vote it down.


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