C-16, Gender Identity and Gender Expression

Toronto, ON June 20, 2017 – On June 19, royal assent was given to Bill C-16 and it is now law. The Canadian Human Rights Act has been amended with the addition of gender identity and gender expression to the list of prohibited grounds of discrimination. The...

Dr. Robert Walley, Winner of CCRL’s Exner Award

Toronto, ON May 5, 2017 – The Catholic Civil Rights League (CCRL) is pleased to announce that it has chosen founder of MaterCare International, Dr. Robert Walley as winner of this year’s Archbishop Adam Exner Award for Catholic Excellence in Public Life. The award...

A Holy Week Message from the Catholic Civil Rights League (CCRL)

TORONTO, ON April 13, 2017 Dear Supporters and Friends of the CCRL, Our president Phil Horgan, executive director Christian Elia, and our board members from across Canada wish all of you a blessed Triduum in anticipation of the joy which accompanies the Resurrection...