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CCLA: Top 25 Influencer in Canada

August 14, 2019

We’re happy to share some good news! Our small but mighty Canadian Civil Liberties Association received noteworthy recognition this week, being voted Canadian LawyerⓇ Top 25 Most Influential in the justice system and legal profession in Canada. Although our Executive Director was singled out, we all agree that this was one for the entire team. […]

"We are here to lay bricks, not throw them." - Edward Snowden

CCLA Gala 2017 – Act for Freedom

The 2017 CCLA Gala on April 27, was a sold-out affair with more than 300 guests from the Toronto legal community, as well as prominent figures from the political and business worlds. The evening kicked off with perhaps the world’s best known whistleblower and our special guest honouree, Edward Snowden, who addressed the gathering live via video link […]

Join CCLA at the Trans Pride Rally and March Friday June 22nd, 2018

June 6, 2018

You are invited to join CCLA at Toronto’s Trans Pride March. This is both a fun and an important event for everyone: “Toronto’s Trans March is officially one of the largest, most exciting Pride events in the world – not only for al the trans and non-binary folks, friends, and allies who rally and march […]

Peer Privacy Protectors Project

#Privacyprotectors: Teens reflect on privacy in digital age

March 22, 2017

This desire for privacy is why most people close doors, why individuals do not post things such as social security numbers on social media, and why people sometimes turn off their cell phones and computers. It is not an attempt to be antisocial, but rather simply not wanting to share parts of our lives and […]

Past Event: Pathways 2 Privacy Symposium 2014

August 12, 2015

The Canadian Civil Liberties Association (CCLA) and our partners, the University of Toronto, Ryerson University, the Samuelson-Glushko Canadian Internet Policy and Public Interest Clinic (CIPPIC), and the University of Sherbrooke, hosted the second Pathways to Privacy Research Symposium at the University of Toronto on March 21, 2014. Over 125 participants representing a variety of interests, including […]