Class Notes (838,386)
Canada (510,872)
LS 101 (209)
Lecture

LS101 – Nov.21.doc

4 Pages
70 Views
Unlock Document

Department
Legal Studies
Course
LS 101
Professor
Frances Chapman
Semester
Summer

Description
LS101 – Nov.21 21/11/2007 21:01:00 ← ← HUMAN RIGHTS, CENSORSHIP AND NATIONAL SECURITY ← IN THE CANADIAN CONTEXT ← ← Human Rights • Political rights – hold elections, right to vote, freedom of the press • Economic rights – right to hold private property and make a living o Property rights? • Equality rights – discrimination prevented • Legal Rights – due process etc. ← ← Hate Propaganda – Section 318 • Ernst Zundel – German immigrant, anti-Semitic, Holocaust denier o Charged with spreading false news because of a pamphlet he produced called ‘Did 6 million really die?’ • James Keegstra o high-school teacher from Alberta who was teaching his Gr.9 class that Jews were treacherous, child-killers, power hungry etc. o Supreme Court declared that he violated 2b of the Section but it was justified – Keegstra could NOT spew hate like this ← ← Canada’s Tainted History – Internal Security ← Japanese Canadians and World War II • Put in internment camps and their property was confiscated • It was never questioned whether or not they were a threat or had done anything wrong (some had even been born in Canada but were targe
More Less

Related notes for LS 101

Log In


OR

Join OneClass

Access over 10 million pages of study
documents for 1.3 million courses.

Sign up

Join to view


OR

By registering, I agree to the Terms and Privacy Policies
Already have an account?
Just a few more details

So we can recommend you notes for your school.

Reset Password

Please enter below the email address you registered with and we will send you a link to reset your password.

Add your courses

Get notes from the top students in your class.


Submit