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How Ottawa should spend its $50 million to support local news
5 months ago

How Ottawa should spend its $50 million to support local news

Who holds officials accountable when cities like Thunder Bay, Ont., rife with political and racial tensions, have no local reporters?
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The myth of the echo chamber
5 months ago

The myth of the echo chamber

There are widespread fears that so-called echo chambers and filter bubbles are leading to political polarization that poses a danger to democracy. But are the fears unfounded?
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Full coverage
5 months ago

Full coverage

One student’s reflection on the need for diverse voices in journalism.
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Journalism schools can fill the local news gap
5 months ago

Journalism schools can fill the local news gap

If you’re looking for organizations to support local journalism, look no further than journalism schools.
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Government prolongs the agony for newspapers … just a bit
6 months ago

Government prolongs the agony for newspapers … just a bit

“We have reached the point where nurturing the green shoots is a better bet that propping up the gigantic, creaking, tottering timbers.”
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Stanley trial highlights colonialism of Canadian media
6 months ago

Stanley trial highlights colonialism of Canadian media

By  •  Commentary, Analysis

Indigenous community members are doing the work to situate Colten Boushie’s life and death within the colonial context.
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Journalists see 17 per cent jump in public trust
6 months ago

Journalists see 17 per cent jump in public trust

While many journalists will be seeing the trust figures as a Valentine’s Day gift from the Canadian public, it isn’t all hearts and roses for the beleaguered business in this survey.
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Colten — Our relative, our warrior
6 months ago

Colten — Our relative, our warrior

“And when they ask, ‘Is that your relative?’ I will say, ‘Yes.’” (Sarah Rain)

I remember the day Colten died. It was a hot summer day in Regina, Saskatchewan and… Continue Reading Colten — Our relative, our warrior