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Peel police violated cellphone customers' rights in robbery investigation

TORONTO – An Ontario court has ruled that Peel Regional Police violated cellphone customers’ charter rights when requesting a broad swath of personal information from about 40,000 Telus and Rogers subscribers to help them with an investigation. 399 more words

Crime

Transgender Rights are Human Rights

Today, December 10, 2015, we celebrate Human Rights Day under the theme “Our Rights. Our Freedom. Always”. Human Rights Day commemorates the day on which, in 1948, the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, was adopted by the United Nations General Assembly. 285 more words

Transgender

Frame of Reference

I dozed off in my recliner last night, it’s a very comfortable chair, easy to doze off in but in bad need of some maintenance.  I woke up around 4:30 this morning and gave some thought to moving into the bedroom.   1,038 more words

Terry Wiens

Living in the Shadows

Franklin D. Roosevelt is credited with the saying “there is nothing to fear but fear itself”.   That statement was part of his inauguration speech in 1933.   601 more words

Terry Wiens

That Was Then, Has Now Changed

Well after my Sunday rant it is time to move on with something more progressive.  “Progressive”, something that seems to be fading in the new Canadian political culture.   979 more words

Terry Wiens

Advocacy group helping Alberta family fight 'discrimination' against boy with autism

WATCH ABOVE: Caitlin Wray now says if her son – who has autism – isn’t able to attend Victoria School as planned, she’ll take this fight to court. 611 more words

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And that's the way it is...

I have sat down (kind of redundant statement considering I’m wheelchair dependent) numerous times in the past couple of weeks to put some thoughts to paper but to no avail.   931 more words

Terry Wiens