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EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: Communications Assistant

Posted on Jul 30, 2019 in Uncategorized

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: Communications Assistant

The Justice Centre is hiring a communications assistant! This position can be full-time or part-time, depending on the applicant’s interest and qualifications. The successful candidate can work from anywhere in Canada, and need not be based in Calgary. About the Role The Justice Centre is searching for a detail-oriented, intellectually curious, and driven Communications Assistant with strong writing skills, careful and impeccable judgment, and media savvy to assist with various outward-facing initiatives in support of the Justice Centre’s mission to promote and defend the constitutional...

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EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT

Posted on May 7, 2019 in Uncategorized

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT

The Justice Centre for Constitutional Freedoms is seeking a part-time administrative assistant who would be required to perform administrative duties assigned by the office manager. The successful applicant’s skills and qualifications must include working with Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, and database software. The Administrative Assistant’s main job duties and responsibilities include: creating, maintaining, editing, and updating spreadsheets, mailing lists, contact lists, and donor information on a database, prepare outgoing mail for distribution, maintaining the...

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Victory for Charter freedoms as federal government abandons compelled speech in Canada Summer Jobs attestation

Posted on Dec 10, 2018 in Justice Update, Latest Updates, News Releases, Uncategorized

On December 7, the federal government abandoned its 2018 requirement that applicants for Canada Summer Jobs funding express their support for the Government’s position on “reproductive rights” by attesting to the following statement:Both the job and my organization’s core mandate respect individual human rights in Canada, and the values underlying the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms as well as other rights. These include reproductive rights and the right to be free from discrimination on the basis of sex, religion, race, national or ethnic origin, colour, mental or...

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After agreeing not to censor the Bible, Alberta school board terminates agreement with Christian school

Posted on Jun 30, 2017 in Justice Update, Latest Updates, News Releases, Uncategorized

After agreeing not to censor the Bible, Alberta school board terminates agreement with Christian school

CAMROSE, AB: The Battle River School Division (BRSD) in Camrose has decided to terminate its agreement with the Cornerstone Christian Academy Society (CCA), after BRSD tried unsuccessfully to impose a confidentiality agreement on the Society.  This June 29 decision came just days after BRSD and CCA developed a joint statement in which BRSD agreed to not censor the use of the Bible at CCA. On May 27, 2017, the BRSD confirmed its directive to CCA that “any scripture that could be considered offensive to particular individuals should not be read or studied in school,” and suggested...

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RELEASE: University of Alberta in court to defend mob censorship, June 8 and 9

Posted on Jun 8, 2017 in Justice Update, Latest Updates, News Releases, Uncategorized

RELEASE: University of Alberta in court to defend mob censorship, June 8 and 9

Edmonton: The Justice Centre for Constitutional Freedoms (JCCF.ca) will appear before the Court of Queen’s Bench in Edmonton today and tomorrow on behalf of Amberlee Nicol, Cameron Wilson, and the student club UAlberta Pro-Life.  Their court application challenges the University of Alberta decision to impose a $17,500 “security fee” as a condition for the campus club to set up a stationary display on campus.  This court application, UAlberta Pro-Life v. University of Alberta, also challenges the University’s decision to condone violations of the Code of Student Behaviour directed...

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John Carpay discusses parental rights in education in Calgary, April 21

Posted on May 4, 2017 in Uncategorized

John Carpay spoke to more than 100 Albertans in Calgary April 21, to discuss parental rights in education in the context of issues of sexual identity. In this presentation, John explains the legal, constitutional and philosophical basis for parental rights, and provides information on the actions parents can take to defend their rightful role as the caregivers and educators of their children. Click here to watch John’s...

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