Media bias

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This week CRTC chairman Jean-Pierre Blais ripped into journalism industry executives for asking for subsidies all while owning private yachts and helicopters.... more
CRTC
Jean-Pierre Blais
CBC funding
Media bias
Media Consortium
Accountability
Media in Canada
media ethics
media policy
Rick Mercer on the Globe and Mail's 'endorsement' of the Conservatives in the 2015 election: "“If there was a Pulitzer Prize for the most idiotic editorial... more
Elections 2015
Rick Mercer Report
media endorsements
media
Media bias
Andrew Coyne
Conservative Party of Canada
Globe & Mail
National Post
elxn42
elxn2015
cdnpoli
Canadian politics
Voters
I've been fairly critical of the media's role in this election.  From the consortium threatening to pull Conservative Ads on false copyright pretenses, to... more
Elections 2015
Liberal Party of Canada
Media bias
Conservative Party of Canada
Andrew Coyne
Munk Debates
#GlobeDebate
Elizabeth May
Social Media
Voters
elxn42
elxn2015
cdnpoli
This is not the first time the CBC has been excluding Greens in riding profiles.  I would like to see an apology and some corrective measure from the CBC on... more
Elections 2015
CBC
Election coverage
Media bias
Nepean
Jean-Luc Cooke
elxn42
elxn2015
Yesterday Prime Minister Harper dropped the election writ, and Canada is now in it's 42nd election since confederation.  There has been much speculation around... more
Canadian Federal Election 2015
Media bias
Media Consortium
OSCE
elxn42
elxn2015
Elections Canada
Elections 2015
As the debates over the debates has raged on over the past several months, one thing is becoming increasingly clear.  Journalists in Canada seem to be throwing... more
Media bias
Corrupt canadian media
Media Consortium
cdnpoli
Liberal Party of Canada
Conservative Party of Canada
Canada
Elections 2015
Last week former Conservative MP Dean Del Mastro was sentenced to one month in jail for his part in over spending in the 2008 election.  The judge thought that... more
Media Consortium
Media bias
Media in Canada
copyright
CBC
2015 Federal Election
media
Communications
Canada
Don’t be fooled by political discourse. The debates over the media consortium debates should be of utmost concern to Canadians of all political stripes, since... more
Media Consortium
Media bias
Consortium Debates
Election Debates
Liberal
NDP
Conservative
Green Party
C51
As someone who has a journalist background, I find that the lack of news reporting around the social media backlash on the new anti-terror bill by our major... more
Civil Liberties
Media bias
Bill C-51
media
Media Consortium
CBC
Rick Mercer
CTV
Global TV
Conservative Party of Canada
Liberal Party of Canada
Politics
Canada
In an earlier post I listed ways to watch for bias or misinformation in opinion articles. This week I discuss a more subtle bias that shows itself, not in a... more
Media bias
media
Journalism
Politics
Current Affairs
Public Affairs
Political ideology
Political parties
Dalton McGuinty
Kathleen Wynne
Stephen Harper
Canada