Was the College’s order against Peterson for true education or for discipline without procedural safeguards? By Andrew Roman | Special to Financial Post Last November the Ontario College of Psychologists imposed an unusual order on Dr. Jordan Peterson: “remedial” media training to “ameliorate his professionalism.” This was in response to complaints about sarcastic and arguably rude […]
By Bruce Pardy | Special to National Post The Ontario College of Psychologists can re-educate Jordan Peterson. So said the Ontario Divisional Court on Wednesday. In November 2022, the College ordered Peterson, a prominent public intellectual and emeritus University of Toronto psychology professor, to undergo remedial education because of statements he made on social media. […]
Lawyers are the last line of defence against authoritarian orthodoxy, but the law society sees it otherwise. Bruce Pardy sounds the alarm on ideological infection.
“Professional regulators have become ideological.”