Council of Canadians

Council of Canadians

The Council of Canadians is Canada’s leading social action organization, mobilizing a network of 60 chapters across the country. Through our campaigns we advocate for clean water, fair trade, green energy, public health care, and a vibrant democracy.

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Demonstrators hold signs to protest the construction of TransCanada's Coastal GasLink through unceded Wet'suwet'en territory. Views
Saturday, January 25, 2020
Is Our Right to Peaceful Protest Disappearing?
The right to protest is an important part of Canadian democracy and the right to free expression. Section 2 of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms guarantees the freedom of expression, freedom of association, and the freedom of peaceful assembly. Protests are a way for people to express...
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