Canadian Government Lambasted for Stifling Science and Dissent

From muzzling watchdog groups to persecuting whistleblowers, from devaluing Indigenous voices to undermining labor unions, from defunding environmental charities to criminalizing peaceful protests, the Canadian government made civil society organizations “Public Enemy #1.”

So charges a new report released Tuesday by Voices-Voix, a coalition of 200 organizations and 500 individuals who say Canada’s federal government has pursued a deliberate strategy to repress alternative views.

http://www.commondreams.org/news/2015/06/16/canadian-government-lambasted-stifling-science-and-dissent

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