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About Christopher Waddell

Professor, School of Journalism and Communication, Carleton University, Publisher J-Source
Latest Posts | By Christopher Waddell
From media house to charity case
3 months ago

From media house to charity case

New federal rules allowing news organizations to become non-profits may not be worth the effort for Canada’s struggling media sector
Broadcast and Telecommunications Legislative Review panel report leaves consumers out in the cold
7 months ago

Broadcast and Telecommunications Legislative Review panel report leaves consumers out in the cold

J-Source publisher and co-author of upcoming book ‘The End of the CBC’ breaks down the regulatory recommendations that have industry watchdogs in a tailspin
Government funding for journalism: To what end?
1 year ago

Government funding for journalism: To what end?

The federal budget has finally answered some of the questions about the Liberal government’s plans to subsidize the news business, which were first floated late last year. But the details revealed by Finance Minister Bill Morneau raises many more…
J-Source announces interim managing editor
2 years ago

J-Source announces interim managing editor

H.G. Watson is leaving J-Source to join TVO Oct. 22; Steph Wechsler will step into the managing editor role.
Introducing Sonya Fatah, J-Source’s new editor-in-chief
2 years ago

Introducing Sonya Fatah, J-Source’s new editor-in-chief

Sonya Fatah is an assistant professor at the School of Journalism at Ryerson University.
Welcome to the new J-Source.ca
3 years ago

Welcome to the new J-Source.ca

Here’s why we decided to refresh our website after 10 years.
University of Regina professor Patricia W. Elliott is the new J-Source editor-in-chief
4 years ago

University of Regina professor Patricia W. Elliott is the new J-Source editor-in-chief

By Chris Waddell, Publisher I am pleased to announce the appointment of Patricia W. Elliott as editor-in-chief of J-Source effective June 1, 2016. An assistant professor in the School of Journalism at the University of Regina, Patricia was one of…