Legislation

Radicalization and violence in Canada: The Aaron Driver case

Media: Policy Options, August 23, 2016
TSAS Expert(s): Amarnath Amarasingam, Craig Forcese
Subject(s): Canada, Home Grown Terror, ISIS/ISIL, Legislation

Three Kinds of People Return Home After Joining the Islamic State — And They Must All Be Treated Differently

Media: Vice News, December 3, 2015
TSAS Expert(s): Amarnath Amarasingam
Subject(s): Extremism, Foreign Fighters, ISIS/ISIL, Legislation, Radicalization

RCMP looks to close allies as it ‘turns corner’ on countering violent extremism

Media: Canadian Press, November 19, 2015
TSAS Expert(s): Lorne Dawson
Subject(s): Counterterrorism, Legislation, RCMP, Radicalization

Trudeau’s decision on national security file promising and risky, experts say

Media: TheStar.com, November 11, 2015
TSAS Expert(s): Craig Forcese
Subject(s): Free Speech, Legislation, Security, Trudeau government

Rights groups urging Liberals to overhaul Bill C-51 and a raft of Harper-era security policies

Media: National Post, November 3, 2015
TSAS Expert(s): Craig Forcese
Subject(s): Canada, Free Speech, Legislation, Security

Kent Roach and Craig Forcese: How Ottawa fails to meet the security challenge

Media: OurWindsor.ca, October 13, 2015
TSAS Expert(s): Craig Forcese
Subject(s): Canada, Legislation, Ottawa Attack, Security, Terrorism

Canada has a long history of botching its response to terrorism

Media: iPolitics, September 22, 2015
TSAS Expert(s): Craig Forcese
Subject(s): Canada, Canadian Incident Database, Legislation

Countering the terrorist threat in Canada is no easy task

Media: Ottawa Sun, July 10, 2015
TSAS Expert(s): Jeremy Littlewood
Subject(s): Canada, Counterterrorism, Legislation, Terrorism

MP James Bezan wants Aaron Driver charged for inciting terrorism

Media: CBC News – Manitoba, June 25, 2015
TSAS Expert(s): Lorne Dawson, Mubin Shaikh
Subject(s): Free Speech, Home Grown Terror, Legislation, Radicalization

Senators, Canadians Want You to Defeat Bill C-51

Media: Huffington Post, June 8, 2015
TSAS Expert(s): Craig Forcese
Subject(s): Bill C-51, Counterterrorism, Free Speech, Legislation

With Conservatives, the word of the moment is ‘jihad’

Media: Embassy News, April 1, 2015
TSAS Expert(s): Jeremy Littlewood, Lorne Dawson
Subject(s): ISIS/ISIL, Islam, Legislation, Muslim Canadians

SFU Panel on C-51 the ‘Anti-Terror’ Bill

Media: SFU Video Library, March 24, 2015
TSAS Expert(s): Craig Forcese
Subject(s): Canada, Counterterrorism, Legislation, Security

How Ottawa’s new terrorism act could chill free speech

Media: Globe and Mail, February 5, 2015
TSAS Expert(s): Craig Forcese
Subject(s): Canada, Free Speech, Legislation, Radicalization, Security

Expert alarm over anti-terror bill

Media: Ottawa Citizen, February 4, 2015
TSAS Expert(s): Craig Forcese
Subject(s): Canada, Counterterrorism, Free Speech, Legislation, Security