Brian Bird

Brian Bird is a 2019-2020 John and Daria Barry postdoctoral research fellow in the James Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions at Princeton University.

Bio last updated November 24th, 2021.

Brian Bird

Articles by Brian Bird

  • Son Set On The Charter?

    With the Canada Summer Jobs controversy as evidence, B.C. lawyer and PhD candidate in law, Brian Bird, sees Justin Trudeau distorting his father’s cherished Charter of Rights to justify State erosion of basic freedoms. After reading this article, check out Rev. Dr. Andrew Bennett's take on these issues on CTV News Channel's Power Play with Don Martin.

    The mission of a bill of rights such as the Charter is to shield citizens from actions of the State that violate human dignity It is troubling to see the Charter, which exists to shield Canadians from the power of the State, being deployed by a Prime Minister to declare State orthodoxy on a contesta...