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Bussey on ipolitics.ca: Trudeau, Trinity Western and the war on religious dissent

This entry is part 2 of 4 in the series Canada Summer Jobs.

The Trudeau government recently announced that it will no longer permit religious charities to access the Canada Summer Jobs (CSJ) program unless they conform to government ideology on social policy. The CSJ program provides students with opportunities to work at non-profits. However, the government’s view is that if a charity does… More

Summer Jobs Program: Further Evidence of The Government of Canada’s Ideological Approach Toward Religious Charities

This entry is part 1 of 4 in the series Canada Summer Jobs.

Last week it was revealed that the Government of Canada has decided to implement ideological screening on any group that requests funding for its Canada Summer Jobs program.  Only those non-profit groups that hold the same views as the government on matters of abortion, and sexual moral norms will be… More

Bill 148: Amendments to Ontario’s Workplace Legislation Passed

Authored by Philip A.S. Milley, Associate Director Legal Affairs  On November 27, 2017, the Ontario Bill 148 Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act, 2017 received Royal Assent, which will bring into force changes to Ontario’s workplace legislation, including the Employment Standards Act, 2000 SO 2000 c 41 and the Labour Relations Act, 1995 SO 1995… More

Intersection Video Goes Live!

Over the coming days and weeks the Intersection Blog will be posting videos on the subject of law and religion.  There will be two streams of videos.  First, will be “Intersection Moments” – these videos will be short – preferably in the 1 minute range however, they will occasionally get… More