Jeunes Citoyens / Young Citizens

Stella Cornwall, Prince Edward Island

Fair address: Prince Edward Island Provincial Fair

Project: La liste d'interdiction de vol Canadienne

The Canadian no-fly list is a list that contains the names of terrorists not permitted to fly. The list contains only names, which means that innocent people get flagged at airports if their name matches that of someone on the list. The list is also a vioation of the Canadian charter of rights and freedoms, specifically section 6 and 15. We reached out to 4 people from No Fly List Kids for information on the subject.

What was the most interesting thing you learned about your topic?

The most interesting thing I learned about my subject was how many people are on the list, and how it affects them.

What important lessons have you learned that you want to share with other Canadians?

An important lesson we learned was that our opinions, our involvement and our ideas are so important with this issue,and that getting involved leads to great things.

How would you compare your life today to the lives of those studied in your project?

I think we have very little to complain about, No Fly List Kids have been fighting for a redress system for the no-fly list since 2016.

  • Peggy Dickie

    Great work. A very important problem that needs to be solved.
    19/06/2019 11:52:05 AM

  • Yakub Mohamed

    Im not dure who said activism is a bad word im saying activists are yhose who care young and old age dont matter we must speak out for theoppressed
    13/06/2019 12:34:51 AM

  • Rayyan Kamal

    Hey Stella, I'm one of the Western student you mentioned in your video. Awesome job! Thank you for choosing this issue to do your project on. Wishing you all the best!
    12/06/2019 2:10:13 PM

  • Miriam Bois

    Bravo Stella!
    12/06/2019 11:51:15 AM

  • joan marie

    Good work, stella. Good luck! jm
    12/06/2019 6:09:05 AM

  • Carmel Pendergast

    Interesting
    11/06/2019 8:48:52 PM

  • Cindy Brideau

    Wow! Très intéressant!
    11/06/2019 7:04:28 PM

  • Shauna stanyer

    Very interesting
    11/06/2019 8:15:32 AM

  • Heather Matthews

    Tres bien, Stella!
    11/06/2019 7:59:23 AM

  • Kimberly Clark

    Excellent research Stella! Keep up the great work!
    11/06/2019 7:43:12 AM

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Project partially funded by the Government of Canada through the Department of Canadian Heritage.
  • Canadian Heritage / Patrimoine Canadien
  • Government of Canada
  • HBC: Hudson's Bay Company
  • ecentricarts inc.