Voices-Voix Newsletter September 2012

Read our Newsletter published on September 10, 2012

"Building momentum"

With the arrival of fall, Voices-Voix is focusing on expanding its reach beyond the Voices-Voix community and generating public interest in its ongoing Documentation Project on the silencing of voices of dissent and advocacy in Canada.

This outreach phase will prioritize the participation of Voices-Voix in a series of fall events (see below) held by like-minded organizations. (…)

Since 2010, Voices-Voix has documented more than 50 cases of dissenting voices being silenced by the Canadian government. In recent years, this has taken the form of intimidation, subversion, muzzling, marginalization, defunding and the removal of charity status of the government’s critics. (...)

Click on the link below to read more and download the document (pdf).