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CBC Ombudsman: Pictures vs. Words
5 months ago

CBC Ombudsman: Pictures vs. Words

The complainant had concerns about a bar graph in an article explaining how to follow election results on the CBC news site on B.C. election day.
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CBC Ombudsman: Covering Syria
5 months ago

CBC Ombudsman: Covering Syria

The complainant thought the Power & Politics treatment of events in Syria was too one-sided.
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CBC Ombudsman: Fair Edits – What gets published has to reflect what happened
5 months ago

CBC Ombudsman: Fair Edits – What gets published has to reflect what happened

The complainant was present in the House of Commons 35 years ago when a female MP got up to ask a question about violence against women.
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CBC Ombudsman: The “f” word — A threshold for its use in news
6 months ago

CBC Ombudsman: The “f” word — A threshold for its use in news

By Esther Enkin, CBC Ombudsman

The complainant, Curtis Hopkins, thought swearing on an online video of an eyewitness recording of a bus billowing smoke was in violation of… Continue Reading CBC Ombudsman: The “f” word — A threshold for its use in news

Why freedom of the press should apply in Indigenous communities
6 months ago

Why freedom of the press should apply in Indigenous communities

By Wawmeesh Hamilton

Freedom of the press enables citizens to know about the things that public bodies do that impact them. It’s what enabled me to report on civic affairs… Continue Reading Why freedom of the press should apply in Indigenous communities