Howard Anglin: Canada’s university voice of human rights intolerance

Universities Canada bills itself as “the voice of Canadian universities,” but later this month it will vote on a new bylaw and policy to silence the indiUniversities Canadavidual voices of some of its ninety-seven members. The current non-discrimination policy, which mirrors provincial Human Rights Codes in prohibiting discrimination on specified grounds, is to be amended to remove the protection found in every one of those codes for employment decisions by religious institutions that protect their core religious character.