Lawyer John Carpay is president of the Justice Centre for Constitutional Freedoms (JCCF.ca).
Justice Rouleau complains about an unknown number of “controversial” and “extreme” individuals who espoused “reprehensible” views, as though this is legally relevant.
John Carpay / Feb 22, 2023
What tools were available to federal, provincial, and municipal governments to deal with the Freedom Convoy protesters in Ottawa this past February?
John Carpay / Nov 8, 2022
This rather violent crack-down on a peaceful protest horrified people around the world, especially those who saw Canada as an advanced democracy which respects human rights and constitutional freedoms. Photo: Beth Baisch
John Carpay / Oct 15, 2022
Since lockdowns were first imposed in March of 2020, Canada’s federal and provincial governments have paid little attention to the harmful effects of their policies. Instead, politicians and government-funded media repeat endlessly that “lockdowns save lives.” We know how propaganda works: when people hear a claim often enough, they come to accept it as true.
John Carpay / Sep 19, 2022
In Canada, governments and private corporations are working together to develop the same kind of technology now used in China.
John Carpay / Aug 25, 2022
The safety and efficacy of the Covid-19 vaccines is far from settled.
John Carpay / Jul 21, 2022
"Rather than explaining why the evidence put forward by Ms. Lewis was right or wrong, Justice Belzil instead declared the safety and efficacy of the Covid-19 vaccines is irrelevant to the case."
John Carpay / Jul 21, 2022
“Democracy’s enemies have refined their instruments of oppression."
John Carpay / Jun 30, 2022
What is remarkable about the CBC is its complete and utter blindness to the harsh and uncompromising authoritarianism that has descended upon Canada since early 2020.
John Carpay / May 30, 2022
The OSA could open the floodgates to other laws that extend government control over what we see, hear, read, and think.
John Carpay / May 21, 2022
Many Canadians acquiesced to soft totalitarianism when they accepted vaccine passports from September 2021 to early 2022 with little outcry or protest.
John Carpay / Apr 27, 2022
Canadians who assert their Charter rights will typically have to wait for years before a court rules on whether the government's violation is "reasonable."
John Carpay / Apr 12, 2022
There is a dark and very sinister side to accusing peaceful protestors who disagree with certain government policies of wanting to overthrow the government. It's a move that comes straight out of the tyrant's playbook.
John Carpay / Apr 5, 2022
No democracy is immune from becoming a brutal dictatorship.
John Carpay / Mar 24, 2022
After spending five nights in jail, Ms. Lich was denied bail on February 22 by Justice Julie Bourgeois, a Liberal candidate in the 2011 federal election.
John Carpay / Mar 9, 2022