Privacy and Comment Policy

Confidentiality

Equitas’ policy is to respect and protect the privacy of our users.

We anonymously collect information about site visitors such as the number of views per page, Internet service provider, browser type and count visits to our website in order to compile statistical information about the use of our website and to help improve it. We do not sell or provide this information to third parties. We do not use cookies or similar tracking technologies to collect information about site visitors.

When you email us, we will only use your e-mail address for the purpose for which you provided it and it will not be added to a mailing list, unless provided by you specifically for that purpose.

Comment Policy

Comments on speakingrights.ca are welcomed and encouraged! This space acts as an open forum for youth and youth workers to share ideas among themselves, and with Equitas staff. However, in the following situations, comments may be deleted:  

  • Comments deemed to be spam or solely promotional in nature will be deleted. Including a link to relevant content is permitted, but comments should be relevant to the post topic. 
  • Comments containing language or concepts that could be deemed offensive and/or discriminatory will be deleted. Note that this includes abusive, threatening, oppressive, misleading or libelous language.  
  • Comments that attack an individual directly will be deleted. Please be respectful toward other contributors. 
  • Anonymous comments will be deleted. We only accept comment from posters who are identified. 

The owner of this website reserves the right to edit or delete any comments submitted to the site without notice. This comment policy is subject to change at any time. If you have any questions on the comment policy, please let us know at speakingrights@equitas.org. 

Copyright

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Where material is attributed to a copyright owner other than Equitas, this material is not subject to the Creative Commons licence.