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Nova Scotia Underage ‘Sexting Ring’ Trial Will Test New Law

Canning said he thinks more education should be a bigger priority than punitive laws. He believes his daughter's story should be shared by educators as a warning of the worst-case scenario involving cyberbullying. Source: Nova Scotia Underage ‘Sextin [...]

2016-09-14T12:48:51+00:00 August 17th, 2016|Categories: Social Media|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Nova Scotia Underage ‘Sexting Ring’ Trial Will Test New Law

Finally, Good News for Carol Todd #AmandaTodd

Carol Todd, the mother of British Columbia teenager Amanda Todd, may finally have some justice. One of the men who tormented Amanda to death can be brought to Canada to face charges after an Amsterdam court approved his extradition. Aydin Coban has [...]

2016-10-21T21:42:43+00:00 June 28th, 2016|Categories: Social Media|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Finally, Good News for Carol Todd #AmandaTodd

Breaking News Handbook

The rampant misreporting that follows shootings is so predictable On the Media made up a handy Breaking News Consumer's Handbook. Below are some tips for how, "in the wake of a big, tragic story, you can sort good information from bad." They  even m [...]

2016-10-21T21:42:54+00:00 December 3rd, 2015|Categories: Social Media|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Breaking News Handbook

#ShesNotForSale

Many Canadians think sex trafficking is just an international issue - a crime happening "somewhere out there." Its not: 93% of Canada's sex trafficked victims are Canadian girls. #ShesNotForSale is a campaign to end human trafficking in Canada. Sha [...]

2016-10-21T21:42:55+00:00 December 1st, 2015|Categories: Social Media|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on #ShesNotForSale

Girls Inc – Durham

[su_quote cite="Elie Wiesel"]We must always take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented.[/su_quote] Girls Inc - Durham Last week I had the pleasure to speak before an amazing gr [...]

2016-10-21T21:43:11+00:00 November 10th, 2014|Categories: Cyberbullying, Social Media|Tags: , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Girls Inc – Durham

The Internet: Do We Really Have No Privacy

If you live in Halifax this would be a good talk to take in. If not, it will be broadcast online at www.ccepa.ca. [su_divider top="no"] On Tuesday, October 28, join Michael Geist, Canada Research Chair in Internet and E-commerce Law from the Universi [...]

2016-10-21T21:43:12+00:00 October 27th, 2014|Categories: Social Media|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on The Internet: Do We Really Have No Privacy

Interview on Bill C-13 – 570 News

Radio interview on the 570 News regarding my stance on Bill C-13. "The father of Rehtaeh Parsons maintains that had changes been made to Bill C-13, it could have saved his daughters life. He appeared before the House of Commons’ Standing Committee on [...]

2016-10-21T21:43:18+00:00 May 16th, 2014|Categories: Social Media|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Interview on Bill C-13 – 570 News
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