Freedom Recap – Another Institution Captured?

Justice Centre lawyer Glenn Blackett discusses a professional development course, The Path, forced on all Alberta lawyers by the provincial Law Society. Members had to take course on indigenous culture or risk losing their licence to practice.
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Kevin is joined by Justice Centre lawyer Glenn Blackett who discusses his yet-to-be-published paper about the Law Society of Alberta. Last year, the LSA forced its members, on penalty of losing their ability to practice law, to take a course on indigenous culture. Glenn describes the problems he sees with this, and says this is a sign of institutional capture. He draws parallels between the LSA re-education and what is happening to Jordan Peterson in Ontario.
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