Wikileaks' latest release, which includes documents already declassified but very difficult to search and obtain, is a testament to the ongoing need for Wikileaks and similar groups.
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Aug 22, 2012
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On Wednesday, August 22nd at 5:30pm Journalists for Human Rights (JHR) will be hosting a panel of experts for a discussion on how the media can play a role in protecting human rights.
While there are clearly problems with secrecy concerning attendance and other parts of the operations of the Senate, it is not the only federal government institution with secrecy problems.
Federal Information Commissioner Suzanne Legault is taking the great step of being an active good government watchdog by undertaking a review of the federal Access to Information Act.
"The time for accountability has arrived." These were the first words written by Stephen Harper in the Conservatives' 2006 election platform, "Stand Up for Canada."
The Conservatives' Action Plan violates the Open Government Partnership (OGP) requirements set out in the Open Government Declaration that all countries are required to sign.
The federal Conservatives' so-called Action Plan that they will submit to the Open Government Partnership meeting in Brazil fails to increase public integrity and transparency in the government.
David J. Climenhaga
Future "reaffirmation ceremonies" can be taped with a super script that reads: "Actual new Canadians may not appear exactly as illustrated," or words to that effect.
This guide will go over how to submit an access to information request, specifically for prisoners