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Our experts:

Dr. David Barnard - President and Vice-Chancellor 
Sarah Lugtig - Director of Experiential Learning, Faculty of Law
Cecil Rosner - Managing Editor, CBC

Suggested video and audio:

IDEAS with Paul Kennedy (CBC) – “Talking Philosophy: Freedom of Expression, Part 1 & 2”

Google Blog – New free expression tools from Google Ideas

Suggested articles:

“Who Pays the price for free expression?” – UM Today, September 10, 2014

“There *are* limits to free expression” – The Globe and Mail, October 28, 2012

“Hate speech no longer part of Canada’s Human Rights Act” – National Post, June 27, 2013

“When is it hate speech?: 7 significant Canadian cases” – CBC News, October 12, 2011

Suggested by our expert, Sarah Lugtig:

Julian Walker, Legal and Legislative Affairs Division, Library of Parliament (Canada),  Canadian Anti-hate Laws and Freedom of Expression Background Paper No. 2010-31-E 1 (September 2010 Revised 27 March 2013)

Dianna Scarth, Review of The Public Interest Disclosure (Whistleblower Protection) Act (Manitoba: April 24, 2014)

Marceau v. Brock University, 2013 HRTO 569 (CanLII) — 2013-04-08 Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario — Ontario academic freedom — hate speech — paper — reasonable prospect of success — discrimination

Suggested websites:

Canadian Journalists for Free Expression (“CJFE”)

World Press Freedom Day (United Nations) – May 3, 2014

PEN Canada

Constitutional Law of Canada – Special Topics: Freedom of Expression in Canada

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