freedom of expression

The constitutional provision that guarantees Freedom of expression in Canada is section 2(b) of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms.

2. Everyone has the following fundamental freedoms: … (b) freedom of thought, belief, opinion and expression, including freedom of the press and other media of communication.

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Found the following at CBC.ca

Theatre chill over staging controversial productions

Last week the award-winning Canadian playwright Michael Healey ended an 11 year partnership with Tarragon Theatre in Toronto. His resignation comes after the company declined to produce his new play. It revolves around a character named Prime Minister. The decision has the artistic community buzzing about a political chill.

Playwright Michael Healey, wrote the satire about the prime minister. Related Links:

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