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For immediate release Ottawa – A 20th-century CRA opinion is the only barrier to infusing hundreds of millions of advertising dollars into hard-pressed... more
media
Advertising
CRTC
Internet
taxes
TV
radio
print media
News
cdnpoli
Canadian Broadcasting
telecommunications
Friends of Canadian Broadcasting
Google
YouTube
Canada
By Mark Blevis & David Coletto In August 2016, we explored how Canadians use the internet to discuss and debate politics, get their news, and what role... more
Internet
Politics
Social Media
Facebook
cdnpoli
public opinion
Abacus Data
fake news
propaganda
news media
Canada
The Public Policy Forum released its much anticipated report on the future of Canadian media yesterday. The Shattered Mirror: News, Democracy and Trust in the... more
Public Policy Forum
media
copyright reform
Copyright Act
Internet
Internet freedom
News
democracy
Digital media
bloggers
news aggregators
Copyright law
link tax
Canada’s spy agency CSE is in court, struggling to explain how it accidentally shared innocent citizens’ private metadata with foreign governments.2 If we don’... more
Bill C-51
Terrorism
spying
Internet
Internet freedom
Liberal Party of Canada
Privacy Commissioner
This is outrageous! European politicians have just launched a special process to push forward a broad new hyperlinking fee that will affect us all. Your ... more
hyperlinking fee
Internet
Internet freedom
Open Media
European Union
media
tax
anti-innovation
publisher
Europe
BREAKING: the government has JUST announced they will consider a sneaky attempt by Bell to undo new customer protection rules through an obscure, rarely... more
Internet
affordability
Bell
Government
Trudeau
bill shock
prices
competition
choice
Liberal Party of Canada
CRTC
Telecom
ISP
Exciting news! Green Party leader Elizabeth May has just announced her endorsement of our crowdsourced pro-Internet action plan.1 She becomes the first major... more
Elections 2015
Elizabeth May
Internet
privacy
Open Media
elxn42
elxn2015
2015 Federal Election
Part 4. The Modern Library is also a Knowledge Factory Over the week, I have submitted to Unpublished Ottawa three short essays on Ottawa’s next Central... more
libraries
Internet
World Wide Web
knowledge
You’ve heard the story over and over again. A couple of college friends are sitting in their dorm rooms, messing around with some code, probably getting a bit... more
net neutrality
Internet
freedom
Fairness
digital rights