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PEN/CFE/CAJ Surveillance Survey is Now Live!

PEN/CFE/CAJ Surveillance Survey is Now Live!

By | June 3, 2016 at 2:49 pm

How does surveillance impact your work as a writer? Share your experiences until June 20!

Posted in: News

PEN Canada to Study Surveillance with CAJ and Ryerson CFE

PEN Canada to Study Surveillance with CAJ and Ryerson CFE

By | May 5, 2016 at 12:10 pm

PEN Canada is joining CAJ and Ryerson University’s Centre for Free Expression to study the effects of mass surveillance on Canadian writers.

Posted in: News

Free Expression Matters: Digital Privacy and Surveillance

Free Expression Matters: Digital Privacy and Surveillance

By | February 5, 2016 at 3:13 pm

In the fourth instalment of Free Expression Matters, we look at surveillance in the Canadian context and examine how the activities of government agencies can threaten the digital privacy of Canadians.

Posted in: Blog

Writing Under Surveillance

Writing Under Surveillance

By | January 5, 2015 at 4:18 pm

PEN American’s international survey of nearly 800 writers in 50 countries finds that levels of self-censorship in established democracies are surprisingly close to those in authoritarian states and fledgling democracies.

Posted in: News

Necessary and Proportionate Principles to End Mass Surveillance

Necessary and Proportionate Principles to End Mass Surveillance

By | September 1, 2014 at 9:38 am

In lead up to the first anniversary of the 13 Necessary and Proportionate Principles, PEN Canada joins a coalition of hundreds of organizations for a week of action against mass surveillance Sept. 15-19.

Posted in: Campaigns

From the Archives: “The Power of the Internet”

From the Archives: “The Power of the Internet”

By | June 22, 2014 at 10:31 am

In 2000, Evan Solomon wrote on “The Power of the Internet” – and while that phrase may seem dated, the ideas and concerns he presented are just as relevant today.

Posted in: Archives

How to Request Information Disclosed by Telecom Providers

How to Request Information Disclosed by Telecom Providers

By | May 22, 2014 at 3:06 pm

An outline of existing laws Canadians can use to request details on the disclosure of their personal information.

Posted in: Blog

Privacy Could Vanish if Cyber-Bullying Act Became Law

Privacy Could Vanish if Cyber-Bullying Act Became Law

By | May 15, 2014 at 9:00 am

PEN Canada voiced its concern at revelations that local telecom companies and other service providers disclosed personal information from nearly 800,000 customers in a single year, a practice that would be codified in two bills currently before Parliament.

Posted in: News

How Transparent are Canada’s ISPs?

How Transparent are Canada’s ISPs?

By | March 20, 2014 at 4:13 pm

A letter to Canada’s major telecommunications companies asking them to disclose how, when, and why they share customers’ data with government officials

Posted in: News

Audio: Surveillance After Snowden

Audio: Surveillance After Snowden

By | March 5, 2014 at 1:38 pm

Listen to the full audio recording of our Surveillance After Snowden panel discussion held at Toronto Reference Library as part of Freedom to Read Week.

Posted in: Events, Podcast

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