Monthly Archives: April 2011

Call for Public Inquiry of Alberta Health Services Regarding Intimidation and Silencing of Health Care Professionals

As an organization concerned with protecting and promoting the fundamental human rights and civil liberties of all Albertans, the Rocky Mountain Civil Liberties Association (RMCLA) joins the Alberta Medical Association and all four Alberta opposition parties in calling for a judicial inquiry into allegations of a culture of fear and intimidation in the provincial health care system. Read the full post to download our letter to the Health Minister. Continue reading

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Threats to Freedom of Expression, Highlighted by Intimidation in Alberta’s Health System

Recent controversy surrounding allegations that Alberta physicians have been intimidated for speaking up about problems in Alberta‚Äôs health care system raise important questions about freedom of speech. In particular, how free should professionals such as doctors be to speak up … Continue reading

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