Announcing Freedom to Read Week 2016: February 21-27

>>From Freedom to Read ANNOUNCING FREEDOM TO READ WEEK 2016: FEBRUARY 21 – 27 Events across Canada celebrate freedom of expression, challenge censorship Toronto, January 26, 2016 — The Book and Periodical Council and its Freedom of Expression Committee are pleased to announce the 32nd annual Freedom to Read Week in Canada. A national celebration of … Read more

Author Ron Brown wins 2015 TWUC Freedom to Read Award

>>From The Writers’ Union of Canada – Free speech advocate who founded the award becomes its 16th recipient – Toronto – February 9, 2015 – The Writers’ Union of Canada (TWUC) is extremely pleased to announce that Ron Brown, Past Chair of TWUC, journalist, and author of 25 books, is the 2015 recipient of TWUC’s Freedom to Read Award. … Read more