What’s happening on July 13th?

Top Stories: 

Chris Nardi: With elections in sight, Quebec students should play by the rules to win
Christopher Nardi
The National Post
http://fullcomment.nationalpost.com/2012/07/12/chris-nardi-with-elections-in-sight-quebec-students-should-play-by-the-rules-to-win/

Supreme Court rules against copyright fees on music, videos, printed matter
Canadian Press
The Toronto Star
http://www.thestar.com/news/canada/politics/article/1225299–supreme-court-rulings-on-copyright-issues

Supreme Court ruling on photocopy fees could spell big savings for schools
KATE HAMMER and JOSH O’KANE
The Globe and Mail
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/politics/supreme-court-ruling-on-photocopy-fees-could-spell-big-savings-for-schools/article4414412/

To…Youth

Downtown not the place to raise kids, says Toronto Deputy Mayor Doug Holyday
Daniel Dale
The Toronto Star
http://www.thestar.com/news/gta/cityhallpolitics/article/1225624–downtown-not-the-place-to-raise-kids-says-toronto-deputy-mayor-doug-holyday

Boys need to know they can’t have it all, either
JIM POWER
The Globe and Mail
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/commentary/boys-need-to-know-they-cant-have-it-all-either/article4413780/

Isolation dangerous for kids enduring divorce
MONIQUE MUISE
Montreal Gazette
http://www.montrealgazette.com/Isolation+dangerous+kids+enduring+divorce/6926326/story.html#ixzz20Vw2HBdO

To…K-12 Schools

Queer teaching not just about the sex thing
Lezlie Lowe
The Chronicle Herald
http://thechronicleherald.ca/opinion/116597-lowe-queer-teaching-not-just-about-the-sex-thing

Ontario Teachers Pension Plan gets controlling stake in clothing firm
Canadian Press
Cape Breton Post
http://www.capebretonpost.com/Canada—World/Society/2012-07-13/article-3030291/Ontario-Teachers-Pension-Plan-gets-controlling-stake-in-clothing-firm/1

Province turns over former homeless shelter to public school board:
East Village site will be new home of Chinook Learning Services
RICHARD CUTHBERTSON
Calgary Herald
http://www.calgaryherald.com/Province+turns+over+former+homeless+shelter+public+school+board/6925837/story.html#ixzz20VyLw3vP

TDSB to table budget with ‘deep cuts’
TAMARA BALUJA
The Globe and Mail
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/toronto/tdsb-to-table-budget-with-deep-cuts/article4254289/

English Montreal School Board plans to buy 420 tablet computers
BRENDA BRANSWELL
Montreal Gazette
http://www.montrealgazette.com/technology/English+Montreal+School+Board+plans+tablet+computers/6925895/story.html#ixzz20VxBXDOT

Regina students experience Kenyan clinic
BRIAN CHAPMAN
Leader-Post
http://www.leaderpost.com/health/Regina+students+experience+Kenyan+clinic/6920775/story.html#ixzz20VzDDWq1

Closed Regina school may become Sikh temple
VANESSA BROWN
Leader-post
http://www.leaderpost.com/city+planning+commission+supported+Sikh+Society+Regina+application+convert+closed+Athabasca+School/6922707/story.html#ixzz20VzPBVax

Supreme Court ruling on photocopying

Droits d’auteur – La Cour suprême limite les redevances
Guillaume Bourgault-Côté
Le Devoir
http://www.ledevoir.com/politique/canada/354531/la-cour-supreme-limite-les-redevances

SCC gives wide interpretation to ‘fair dealing’ in copyright saga
Julia Johnson
The National Post
http://business.financialpost.com/2012/07/12/scc-gives-wide-interpretation-to-fair-dealing-in-copyright-saga/

Supreme Court ruling on photocopy fees could spell big savings for schools
KATE HAMMER and JOSH O’KANE
The Globe and Mail
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/politics/supreme-court-ruling-on-photocopy-fees-could-spell-big-savings-for-schools/article4414412/

Teachers’ association, province hail copyright ruling on photocopying
textbooks: Supreme Court decision provides ‘much needed clarity,’
education minister says
SARAH McGINNIS
Calgary Herald
http://www.calgaryherald.com/news/Teachers+association+province+hail+copyright+ruling+photocopying+textbooks/6925616/story.html#ixzz20VxsqTtv

What the Supreme Court’s copyright rulings mean for you
Peter Nowak
CBC
http://www.cbc.ca/news/technology/story/2012/07/12/f-vp-nowak-copyright-ruling-consumer.html

Photocopying fee ruling thrills province
FRANCES WILLICK
The Chronicle Herald
http://thechronicleherald.ca/novascotia/116677-photocopying-fee-ruling-thrills-province

To…University Students

Libre opinion – Gare au modèle de l’« Université McDonald »
Jean-Louis Bourque
Le Devoir
http://www.ledevoir.com/societe/education/354367/gare-au-modele-de-l-universite-mcdonald

Carleton University renegotiating $15M donor deal as teachers’ group slams ‘unprecedented’ terms
Bruce Cheadle
The National Post
http://news.nationalpost.com/2012/07/12/carleton-university-set-to-renegotiate-preston-manning-fronted-deal-as-group-prepares-to-slam-unprecedented-terms/

Twilight actor brings inspirational message to Mohawk College
Samantha Craggs
CBC News
http://www.cbc.ca/hamilton/news/story/2012/07/12/hamilton-justin-rain.html

The Student Protests

Students to challenge Liberals in coming Quebec election
KEVIN DOUGHERTY
Montreal Gazette
http://www.montrealgazette.com/news/Students+challenge+Liberals+coming+Quebec+election/6925906/story.html#ixzz20VwTXBKP

Students vow to target Liberals if Charest makes election call
The Globe and Mail
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/national/students-vow-to-target-liberals-if-charest-makes-election-call/article4414461/

Students are right to engage in the political process
Editorial
The Montreal Gazette
http://www.montrealgazette.com/opinion/Editorial+Students+right+engage+political+process/6925003/story.html

Chris Nardi: With elections in sight, Quebec students should play by the rules to win
Christopher Nardi
The National Post
http://fullcomment.nationalpost.com/2012/07/12/chris-nardi-with-elections-in-sight-quebec-students-should-play-by-the-rules-to-win/

Quebec student protest organizers tour Ontario
Canadian Press
CBC
http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/montreal/story/2012/07/12/quebec-student-groups-tour-ontario-campuses-cp.html

Quebec student protest leaders tour Ontario universities sharing strategies
Alysha Hasham
The Toronto Star
http://www.thestar.com/news/canada/article/1225887–quebec-student-protest-leaders-tour-ontario-universities-sharing-strategiesCNA cuts not related to provincial budget: college president
The Telegram
http://www.thetelegram.com/News/Local/2012-07-12/article-3029826/CNA-cuts-not-related-to-provincial-budget%3A-college-president/1

Élections: le DGE a les étudiants à l’oeil
Marco Fortier
La Presse
http://www.lapresse.ca/actualites/quebec-canada/politique-quebecoise/201207/13/01-4543249-elections-le-dge-a-les-etudiants-a-loeil.php

La CLASSE veut se débarrasser des néolibéraux
Caroline Montpetit
Le Devoir
http://www.ledevoir.com/societe/actualites-en-societe/354508/la-classe-veut-se-debarrasser-des-neoliberaux

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