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Written in ink

[su_divider top="no" divider_color="#006699"] [su_quote cite="J. K. Rowling"]The internet has been a boon and a curse for teenagers.[/su_quote] The Las Vegas' "What Happens Here, Stays Here" slogan is one of the more famous taglines in marketing and one of the most quoted, talked about, and recognized ad campaigns in history. If we could come up wi [...]

2016-10-21T21:43:01+00:00August 19th, 2015|Categories: Social Media|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Written in ink

United Nations Commission on the Status of Women

This afternoon I will be speaking at the United Nations in New York City for the fifty-ninth session of the Commission on the Status of Women. Representatives of Member States , UN entities, and ECOSOC-accredited non-governmental organizations (NGOs) from all regions of the world will be attending various sessions and talks. My talk is part of the [...]

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 group of girls at the annual Re-thinc GIRLS! Conference in Durham, Ontario. The conference "brings lea [...]

2016-10-21T21:43:11+00:00November 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 University of Ottawa to discuss Internet privacy and whether it even exists. The Internet: Do We Really Have [...]

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

I’d like you to comment on Bill C-13

[su_quote]I'd like you to comment on Bill C-13, which is is using the pretext of cyberbullying to RAPE MILLIONS OF ORDINARY CITIZENS in this country on a scale unseen even in Stasi controlled East Germany. ~ Chris[/su_quote] 1984 Hi Chris and thanks for the question. I have no issue sharing my thoughts on Bill C-13 but I do think your analogy and [...]

2016-10-21T21:43:17+00:00June 23rd, 2014|Categories: Cyberbullying|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on I’d like you to comment on Bill C-13

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 Justice and Human Rights and shared some thoughts on Bill C-13. Saying he knows there are concerns [...]

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

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

Young Canadians in a Wired World – Infographic

MediaSmarts is a Canadian not-for-profit charitable organization for digital and media literacy. Their vision is for children and youth to have the critical thinking skills to engage with media as active and informed digital citizens. [...]

2016-10-21T21:43:18+00:00May 14th, 2014|Categories: Social Media|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Young Canadians in a Wired World – Infographic

Bill C-13

Version française ci-dessous [su_divider top="no"] May 13, 2014 The House of Commons’ Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights Ottawa, Ont., CANADA Mr. Chair, Good morning and thank you for allowing me to come here today and express my thoughts on Bill C-13. My name is Glen Canning. In April of 2013 my daughter, Rehtaeh Parsons, ended her lif [...]

Edward Snowden’s Christmas Message

For me, in terms of personal satisfaction, the mission's already accomplished. I already won. ~ Edward Snowden On December 25th 2013 Edward Snowden delivered an alternative Christmas message on the UK's channel 4 TV station. Before the broadcast a short version of the speech was leaked and immediatly uploaded to youtube. That upload was immediatly [...]

2016-10-21T21:43:22+00:00December 28th, 2013|Categories: Social Media|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Edward Snowden’s Christmas Message
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