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Changing public perceptions of mental illness
12 months ago

Changing public perceptions of mental illness

By  •  Feature

Allison Garber was diagnosed in her early 20s, with obsessive-compulsive disorder and general anxiety disorder. Garber was a university-educated, middle-class woman working a prestigious internship in Toronto. On the inside,… Continue Reading Changing public perceptions of mental illness

Vanishing City Hall
1 year ago

Vanishing City Hall

Dale Bass started her 45-year journalism career in 1973 at the London Free Press. She remembers a bustling newsroom of 185, with two or three city hall reporters. Bass would sometimes be… Continue Reading Vanishing City Hall

How representative are Canadian newsrooms, actually?
1 year ago

How representative are Canadian newsrooms, actually?

By  •  Work, Labour, People

Racialized journalists are trying to create change in a predominantly white industry, but say support needs to come from the top.
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Cabin Radio is building an army of northern broadcasters
1 year ago

Cabin Radio is building an army of northern broadcasters

Yellowknife elected a new mayor on Oct. 15. When candidate Adrian Bell announced he was conceding, he didn’t tell CBC, or the local newspaper, or mainstream FM station. He told… Continue Reading Cabin Radio is building an army of northern broadcasters

Back to the books
1 year ago

Back to the books

Like the heroine of her favourite film, Educating Rita, Amanda Lee found herself in graduate writing school as a mature student.
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Deaf and hard of hearing journalists need support from their newsrooms
1 year ago

Deaf and hard of hearing journalists need support from their newsrooms

New technologies have made work more accessible for deaf and hard of hearing journalists, but they need training and resources.
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