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How journalists can rebut Trump’s ‘fake news’ claim
1 year ago

How journalists can rebut Trump’s ‘fake news’ claim

"Solutions journalism" aims to give more prominence to solution-oriented narratives. It reports on responses to social problems by moving the solutions out of the footnotes.
The new partisan press
1 year ago

The new partisan press

We have entered an electronic era of hyperpartisan political information.
Ford’s tuition changes put campus media at risk
1 year ago

Ford’s tuition changes put campus media at risk

The move sparks discussions about whether a free student press is essential on campuses.
Digital Democracy Project to examine online disinformation
2 years ago

Digital Democracy Project to examine online disinformation

Public Policy Forum President & CEO Edward Greenspon and recently appointed Max Bell School of Public Policy professor Taylor Owen announced the launch of a multi-year project to analyze and respond to the increasing amounts of disinformation and hate in…
Here’s what the journalism industry has to say about Morneau’s $600-million bailout
2 years ago

Here’s what the journalism industry has to say about Morneau’s $600-million bailout

More questions than answers as finance minister unveils supports to Canadian news.
Canadian front pages after cannabis legalization
2 years ago

Canadian front pages after cannabis legalization

On Oct. 17, cannabis became legal in Canada. Here’s how newspapers across the country heralded in a new era of legalization on their front covers. This post will be updated with more front pages as they become available. To submit…
A window into USMCA trade talks coverage with Katie Simpson
2 years ago

A window into USMCA trade talks coverage with Katie Simpson

By  •  News, Politics
“We're there to ask questions. I think it's important that we are there to do that for a Canadian outlet”: Simpson
Front pages after new U.S.-Mexico-Canada trade deal; Quebec election
2 years ago

Front pages after new U.S.-Mexico-Canada trade deal; Quebec election

By  •  News, Politics
October 1 was a big news day for Canada. After weeks of negotiations, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Minister of Foreign Affairs Chrystia Freeland and U.S. President Donald Trump announced a new trade deal, the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement, to replace…
Politico Pro tests Canadian market with new newsletter offering
2 years ago

Politico Pro tests Canadian market with new newsletter offering

“There are now three full time Canadian reporters — print reporters — on the ground in Washington. We have 250 reporters at Politico”: Luiza Ch. Savage.
ATIP Twitter bot aims for access reform
2 years ago

ATIP Twitter bot aims for access reform

The bot developed by Laurent Bastien requests already filed access to information requests from the federal government.