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“I tried to commit suicide at 16…”

Graham Moore won Best Adapted Screenplay for "The Imitation Game" at Sunday's Oscars, and he used the win to give a powerful speech about suicide awareness and depression. "I tried to commit suicide at 16 and now I'm standing here," he said. "I would [...]

2016-10-21T21:43:09+00:00 February 23rd, 2015|Categories: Suicide|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on “I tried to commit suicide at 16…”

Rehtaeh Parsons Society

We are so glad to be able to finally launch the Rehtaeh Parsons Society in memory of Rehtaeh. Today is going to be fantastic day and I'm really looking forward to it. The feedback over the last year and a half from across Canada makes it obvious a ne [...]

Internet troll jailed for posting vile messages about murdered teacher

A Facebook troll who posted that a 15-year-old boy accused of murdering school teacher Ann Maguire should have "p****d on her too" has been jailed for six weeks. Jake Newsome, 21, made the vile online comments three days after Mrs Maguire was stabbed [...]

2016-10-21T21:43:17+00:00 June 11th, 2014|Categories: Cyberbullying|Tags: , |3 Comments

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

Interview on Bill C-13 – AM640

Radio interview on the Jeff MacArthur Show AM 640 regarding my stance on Bill C-13. "Bill C-13 is a law that would give politicians and law enforcement officers the ability to demand your personal online data and information from ISPs and cellphone c [...]

2016-10-21T21:43:18+00:00 May 15th, 2014|Categories: Social Media|Tags: , , , , , , |1 Comment

Interview on Bill C-13 – News 95.7

Radio interview on the Rick Howe Show News 95.7 regarding my stance on Bill C-13. Contacts: Rick Howe – Host Phone: 902-493-7132 Email: rick.howe@rci.rogers.com [su_audio url="http://glencanning.com/audio/rick_howe_14may14.m4a" width="700px"] [...]

2016-10-21T21:43:18+00:00 May 15th, 2014|Categories: Social Media|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Interview on Bill C-13 – News 95.7

One Billion Rising Toronto Rally at Yonge-Dundas

Arrived safely in Toronto and looking forward to sharing my voice in the One Billion Rising Toronto Public Rally today at Yonge-Dundas Square.  "We come together at Yonge-Dundas Square to show our solidarity, to take up space, to add our own voices a [...]

2016-10-21T21:43:19+00:00 April 28th, 2014|Categories: Violence Against Women|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on One Billion Rising Toronto Rally at Yonge-Dundas

Nightwood Theatre tackles cyberbullying

[blockquote cite="Kelly Thornton - Director" type="left"]Indeed technology is the great colonizer of our time, changing societies so rapidly that its effects are still relatively unknown. In many ways it’s still a wild frontier, and in a sense Cha [...]

2016-10-21T21:43:21+00:00 February 8th, 2014|Categories: Cyberbullying|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Nightwood Theatre tackles cyberbullying
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