Toronto, ON June 16, 2016 – The Catholic Civil Rights League (CCRL) is pleased to announce that it will be unveiling a new editorial column featuring its newest member of the board of directors, Charles Lewis.

Charles Lewis has been a close friend of the CCRL, giving the keynote address at our 2015 Spring Dinner. He has 36 years of experience in journalism and is currently a regular contributor to The Catholic Register. He was the religion reporter for the National Post until January 2014. He is a leading anti-euthanasia activist through his writing since 2007 and his relentless speaking engagements over the past three years.

It is with great pleasure that the CCRL will be providing a forum for all of our supporters and indeed all Canadians to read Charles Lewis on a regular basis at

The first Charles Lewis editorial column will be published in the coming days.



About the CCRL

Catholic Civil Rights League (CCRL) ( assists in creating conditions within which Catholic teachings can be better understood, cooperates with other organizations in defending civil rights in Canada, and opposes defamation and discrimination against Catholics on the basis of their beliefs. The CCRL was founded in 1985 as an independent lay organization with a large nationwide membership base. The CCRL is a Canadian non-profit organization entirely supported by the generosity of its members.

For further information:

Christian Domenic Elia, PhD
CCRL Executive Director