Freedom of Expression, Religion, and Access to Information

In Canada, several religious and secularist spokespersons recently expressed their thoughts about the balance—or conflict—between freedom of expression and freedom of religion. Their thoughts appear in the Ottawa Citizen:
http://www.ottawacitizen.com/life/Religion+Experts+Does+freedom+expression+trump+freedom+religion/7668111/story.html

The Centre for Law and Democracy ranks “the strength and effectiveness” of access to information laws around the globe. According to this organization, Canada ranks 55 in a list of 93 countries. In the Toronto Star, Kathy English writes:
http://www.thestar.com/opinion/publiceditor/article/1299427–freedom-of-expression-is-more-than-an-international-issue-public-editor