Taking the Charter Back Again 1
4 January 2023
Microsoft Word - JCCF-Memorial-Scholarship-Entry (2).docx Taking the Charter Back Again 1 Taking the Charter Back Again: The Threat of the Digital ID and How It Can Be Opposed Justice Center for Constitutional Freedoms The Brandon Langhjelm Memorial Essay Contest 2022 Oct 15, 2022 Taking the Charter Back Again 2 Taking the Charter Back Again: The Threat of the Digital ID and How It Can Be Opposed. [...] 1) by the federal government in early 2021 to being required to enter restaurants and movie theatres to being needed to travel by the end of that year (Government of Canada, 2022). [...] With this many potential issues surrounding the digital ID as it is presented by the WEF, the risks it poses to the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms does not justify the convenience. [...] One of the conditions for the launch of the digital ID is trust. [...] The Freedom Convoy could be considered the culmination of this as Canadians made a visible show of their opposition to mandates and by association their lack of faith in a government that continued to promote them.