Monthly Archives: October 2012

Native Transparency Act Unpopular with First Nations Leaders

The Native Transparency Act, which will require native chiefs and councillors to publish their salaries and other remuneration, has been criticized by first nations chiefs as another example of unilateral action and paternalistic behavior because the first nations peoples were…

Bullying Results in Teenage Suicide – Should Legislation Play a Role in Anti-Bullying Efforts?

On Wednesday October 10th, 2012, 15 year old Amanda Todd, victim of bullying, was found dead in her home in Port Coquitlam, BC. BC Premier Christy Clark has commented on the suicide and argues that the issue of bullying should…