Last weekend, I participated in a debate at the Manning Centre’s annual conference entitled “Is it time to pull the plug on the CBC?” I...Read More The CBC’s role in ‘the Internet Age’
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Once again, twenty-three newspapers across Canada followed the liberal free press tradition of endorsing a candidate for Prime Minister in the 2015 federal election....Read More Canadian newspaper editorial election endorsements: elite and out of sync
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Last Thursday the CRTC announced the second phase of its Talk TV decisions (Blais Speech; Decision). The Commission’s efforts are being cast as a...Read More The CRTC’s latest Talk TV decisions: Sweeping change or plus ça change?