Tag: Bullying

RCMP to respond to bullying review sparked by director facing security charges

OTTAWA—The RCMP says it is addressing “lessons learned” from the force’s handling of employee complaints about bullying by a senior director who now awaits trial on national-security charges. The Mounties asked consultant Alphonse MacNeil to examine the RCMP’s response to allegations that Cameron Jay Ortis, who led the force’s National Intelligence Co-ordination Centre, engaged in…

Manitoba New Democrats hear of harassment and bullying within party

BRANDON, Man.—Manitoba’s New Democratic Party has suffered for years from a “toxic culture” of sexual harassment and bullying where victims have been afraid or unable to seek help, according to a review released at the party’s convention in Brandon. “The atmosphere was overly sexualized, sexist and misogynist, and there was often a different standard for…

Nova Scotia bikers escort 10-year-old bullying victim to school

SYDNEY, N.S.—Hundreds of bikers gathered in Sydney, N.S., Wednesday morning to escort a 10-year-old boy who has been the victim of bullying to school. The leather-clad bikers drove Grade 4 student Xander Rose to school and walked with him in a line to the front door of Harbourside Elementary. Mike Basso organized the rally to…