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Canada's HRC and other Quasi-Legal Speech Tribunals | Article Category

Title Publication Date
Quebec Law Would Stifle Criticism of Radical Islam  Toronto Sun  August 25, 2015
Ezra Levant libel trial kicks off as Canada's noisy hate-speech debate enters new chapter  National Post  March 3, 2014
Muslim Group Threatens Canada PM with Libel Suit  Breitbart Big Peace  January 28, 2014
Canadian Muslims Protest "Honor Killing" Label As Racist  Investigative Project on Terrorism  October 7, 2013
OIC Opens Office in Brussels to Fight "Islamophobia" in Europe  Gatestone Institute  June 26, 2013
Protest not the agenda as Daniel Pipes comes to Ottawa  Ottawa Citizen  May 12, 2013
Free speech bill stalled  Ezra Levant Show - SUN News  February 12, 2013
Lars Hedegaard, Defender of Freedom  Steyn Online  February 11, 2013
Q & A: Mark Steyn  Hillsdale Collegian  February 7, 2013
A Message for 2013 - 16 Years and Counting  Canada Family Action Blog  January 31, 2013
The "Victimology" Subterfuge  Gatestone Institute  January 15, 2013
Ezra Levant: Love him or hate him, he keeps winning  Maclean's (Canada)  January 14, 2013
"The Freest Journalist in Canada": An Interview with Ezra Levant  New English Review  December 11, 2012
Islam cannot, will not succeed  The Source (Canada)  November 30, 2012
Shut up and play nice: How the Western world is limiting free speech  Washington Post  October 13, 2012
Bowing to the Mob  National Review Online  September 22, 2012
Robert Spencer and Michael Coren: The Democrat Party and Islam, and much more  Michael Coren Show  August 24, 2012
Brussels 2012: George Igler's Speech  Gates of Vienna Blog  August 16, 2012
Canada Takes a Baby Step Toward Free  Chalcedon  July 23, 2012
Andrew Coyne: Hurt feelings aren't reason enough to tread on freedom of speech  The Gazette  July 10, 2012
Ezra - Free To Be Offensive    June 26, 2012
Mark Steyn: I hate to say I told you so. Actually, I don't. I love it  Macleans  June 20, 2012
Conservatives strike blow for freedom - Tories yank Section 13 of human rights act like noxious weed  Ezra Levant Blog  June 12, 2012
Canada's Parliament is right to repeal Section 13 of human rights act  The Star (Canada)  June 11, 2012
Re-Education Camp  National Review Online  June 8, 2012
Conservatives vote to repeal sections on hate speech from human rights code  Canada.com Blog  June 7, 2012
The Spirit of Geert Wilders  National Review Online  May 14, 2012
Should critically discussing Islam be a form of hate speech?  American Thinker Blog  May 13, 2012
Geert Wilders: Marked for Death  Front Page Magazine  May 11, 2012
Die Hard Totalitarians Make Last Ditch Effort to Save Canada's Most Reviled Law - Section 13  Blazing Cat Fur Blog  April 24, 2012
Ezra Levant: Bras, burkas, and Saudi "art critics"  SUN News  April 16, 2012
Leaders with Ginni Thomas: Mark Steyn  Daily Caller  April 9, 2012
Censorship is alive and dangerous, even in the West  National Post (Canada)  March 19, 2012
Mark Steyn on Michael Coren's show: a preview of Steynamite – Toronto April 24 (video + audio)  Five Feet of Fury Blog  March 15, 2012
Michael Coren Interviews Nick Cohen: Free Speech  Blazing Cat Fur Blog  March 14, 2012
Blasphemy and Free Speech  Imprimis  March 7, 2012
Hate speech section of Canadian Human Rights Act nears repeal  Russ Campbell's Blog  February 23, 2012
Ezra Levant & Kerry-Lynne Findlay On Why Section 13 Will Die  Blazing Cat Fur Blog  February 15, 2012
Speaking of the Death Penalty: Section 13's Execution Day Draw's Nearer  Blazing Cat Fur Blog  February 10, 2012
Reporters Without Credibility  Front Page Magazine  January 30, 2012
Fighting Back Against Lawfare  Front Page Magazine  January 26, 2012
Internet hate crime  SUN Television  December 16, 2011
Editorial cartoon posted on mosque door prompts hate crime investigation  Hamilton Spectator  December 8, 2011
The Centre to consult community on hate law stand  CIJA  November 30, 2011
No more witch hunts  Calgary Sun (Canada)  November 21, 2011
Hateful speech must be punished  Ottawa Citizen  November 3, 2011
There *are* limits to free expression  The Globe and Mail  October 31, 2011
Corbella: Controversial author urges Muslim Canadians to defend their rights  Calgary Herald (Canada)  October 28, 2011
Supremely right  The Source  October 21, 2011
Should free speech trump hate laws? Yes  The Globe and Mail  October 13, 2011
We have a right to free speech  Ottawa Citizen  October 13, 2011
Committee creeping Craigslist  The Source  October 10, 2011
Landlords face no punishment for discrimination in online ads  National Post (Canada)  October 7, 2011
PM's chance to defend freedom of speech  Calgary Sun (Canada)  October 7, 2011
Free speech's only hope?  SUN Television  October 4, 2011
Tribunals censor free speech  Toronto Sun  October 3, 2011
What the #!%*?: Section 13 of federal human rights code explained  National Post (Canada)  September 28, 2011
GAGGING US SOFTLY  Steyn Online  September 6, 2011
Chilling Free Speech in the Great White North  American Thinker  August 31, 2011
Interviewing Mark Steyn on the Source  SUN Television  August 4, 2011
Mad march of political correctness  The Australian  August 3, 2011
The merger of mosque and state  SUN Television  July 18, 2011
Wilders to Ezra Levant - Hate Speech Laws Should Go  Gates of Vienna  June 24, 2011
Canadian Human Rights Commission Goes After Free Speech  Hudson NY  June 22, 2011
Free Speech, State Censorship, and the Prosecution of Dutch Politician Wilders  New American  April 15, 2011
Canada's Multicultural Trap: A Country Under Siege  Hudson NY  March 16, 2011
Superior Court rules Ontario Human Rights Tribunal hearing was unfair  Toronto Star  February 2, 2011
Newspaper coverage of the lawfare campaign against me  EzraLevant.com  February 15, 2010
Litigation update  EzraLevant.com  February 9, 2010
Ezra Levant sued in "jihad chill" case  Ottawa Citizen  January 26, 2010
Mark Steyn's would-be censor sues me -- and I'm going to fight back  EzraLevant.com  January 21, 2010
Canada: Supreme Court Expands Libel Defenses  Library of Congress Global Legal Monitor  January 13, 2010
Hate laws backfire on Jews, author says  The Canadian Jewish News  October 29, 2009
Just say no to blasphemy laws  USA Today  October 19, 2009
Mark Steyn and Ezra Levant Testify Against Canada's Human Rights Laws  NewMajority.com  October 6, 2009
Mr. Stelmach-- tear down this free speech wall!  Calgary Herald  September 26, 2009
Complaints against Alberta newspapers dismissed by human-rights commission  Edmonton Journal  September 23, 2009
Harper must act now to protect free speech  Macleans  September 20, 2009
Hate speech laws violate constitution: Rights tribunal  Calgary Herald  September 2, 2009
Free speech wins huge victory in Canada  Jihad Watch  September 2, 2009
Ezra Levant being sued by the same Muslim who sued Mark Steyn  Jihad Watch  July 27, 2009
Why I welcome Khurrum Awan's legal threats  EzraLevant.com  July 27, 2009
Mark Steyn's antagonist at the Canadian Islamic Congress threatens to sue me  EzraLevant.com  July 26, 2009
Harris Condemns Islamist CAIR-CAN and its Apologist, the Taxpayer-Funded Centre for Faith and the Media  Point de Bascule  July 13, 2009
Power Play : Friday, June 12 : Philippe Dufresne, CHRC and Ezra Levant, author of 'Shakedown'  CTV News  June 12, 2009
Jacqui Smith sued over shock jock accusations  The Telegraph  May 31, 2009
British MP George Galloway is suing Jason Kenney  The Western Standard Blogs  May 2, 2009
British MP George Galloway starts libel suit against Jason Kenney  The Canadian Press  May 1, 2009
Galloway threatens to sue CJC CEO  The Canadian Jewish News  April 8, 2009
Banned British MP announces several lawsuits against Canadians  Yahoo! Canada News  April 3, 2009
Canadian Arab Federation taking Jason Kenney to court  The Ottawa Citizen  March 26, 2009
Canadian Jewish Congress comments on Ahenakew verdict  Canadian Jewish Congress  February 23, 2009
Human rights commission calls for media watchdog  National Post  February 10, 2009
The Canadian Human Rights Commission refuses to investigate the complaint filed by Marc Lebuis, director of Point de Bascule  Point de Bascule  December 17, 2008
Report from the Northern Front: Montreal Redux  IPT News  October 20, 2008
B.C. panel sides with magazine  TheStar.com  October 15, 2008
B.C. Human Rights Tribunal may never live down embarrassing Steyn fiasco  The Vancouver Sun  October 13, 2008
Magazine publisher Levant wins Danish cartoon dispute  National Post  August 6, 2008
Mark Steyn Is Not Alone  American Spectator  January 15, 2008

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