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Beware: Ottawa doesn't need an Information War Measures Act commando mentality or another O'Neill-type raid

There's a bully-like mindset in Ottawa on the part of some who believe if you use the Access to Information Act you're exhibiting near criminal behaviour. Conversely, if you step outside of the Access Act to gain information, particularly sensitive security data, you are a potential criminal to be targeted, too.

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Beware: Ottawa doesn't need an Information War Measures Act commando mentality or another O'Neill-type raid

There's a bully-like mindset in Ottawa on the part of some who believe if you use the Access to Information Act you're exhibiting near criminal behaviour. Conversely, if you step outside of the Access Act to gain information, particularly sensitive security data, you are a potential criminal to be targeted, too.

  

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Monday, February 2, 2015
HILL LIFE & PEOPLE SLIDESHOWS
Book of Negroes screening on Parliament Hill Jan. 27, 2015

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Copies of Lawrence Hill's book, Book of Negroes.
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Conservative MP Joyce Bateman, Lawrence Hill and Conservative MP Susan Truppe.
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Conservative MP Joyce Bateman, Lawrence Hill and Conservative MP Susan Truppe.
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Conservative MP Joyce Bateman, Lawrence Hill and Conservative MP Susan Truppe.
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Conservative MPs Ray Boughen, Rob Clarke, John Barlow and Chris Warkentin.
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Heather Bradley and Aunjanue Ellis
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Heather Bradley and Aunjanue Ellis
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Aunjanue Ellis, star of Book of Negroes.

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