Date: Tuesday, February 2, 2016
Time: 7:30 pm - 9 pm
Location: Rogers Communication Center, Room 103, Ryerson University, Toronto, ON
Join the International Civil Liberties and Monitoring Group and the Centre for Free Expression for a discussion with two experts on what Bill C-51 means for our freedoms and civil liberties. At The Consequences of Bill C-51 for Civil Liberties and the Freedom of Expression, John Ralston Saul and Monia Mazigh will discuss the implications of Canada's anti-terrorism law.
John Ralston Saul is an award-winning novelist and essayist, author of The Comeback and A Fair Country. He is also President Emeritus of PEN International and Co-Chair of the Institute for Canadian Citizenship.
Monia Mazigh is the National Coordinator of the International Civil Liberties Monitoring Group, and author of Hope and Despair, a memoir of the campaign to rescue her husband, Maher Arar, and clear his name.
Moderated by Jim Turk, Distinguished Visiting Professor and Director of the Centre for Free Expression at Ryerson University.