Thanks to one Senator, a bill designed to help trans people has turned into a discriminatory monster.
Ontario's new policy calls for trans inmates to be placed according to the gender they identify as, but it falls short of what's needed.
Security, justice, and a (hopefully) balanced budget are all on Harper's to-do list.
Talking points obtained by VICE show how the Harper administration blocked a bill that would have offered human-rights protections to trans people.
Bill C-279 is a bill that aims to add "gender identity" as a protected group under the Human Rights Act. But the bill is facing harsh opposition from the Harper government, leaving some of its supporters pessimistic about its chances of survival.