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The silence of Radio Canada International
5 days ago

The silence of Radio Canada International

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The former head of CBC News laments the evisceration of CBC’s international service and Canada’s shrinking voice in the world
‘We’re taking the RCMP to court’
3 weeks ago

‘We’re taking the RCMP to court’

A coalition of press freedom groups and media outlets is filing a legal application seeking to ensure press access to protests on Vancouver Island
Skepticism, not objectivity, is what makes journalism matter
2 months ago

Skepticism, not objectivity, is what makes journalism matter

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In the unknown place just out of sight of home, journalists find new questions to ask and new stories to tell, stories that need telling whether or not they’re comfortable to hear
Journalism, vicarious trauma and the view from Portapique
2 months ago

Journalism, vicarious trauma and the view from Portapique

A year after covering a massacre, 13 months of a pandemic and managing the uncertainty around employment in the field has taken a toll, one I didn’t know I had signed up for as a local news reporter
Suspending freedom of information cannot be made permanent
3 months ago

Suspending freedom of information cannot be made permanent

Canadian authorities have been using the pandemic to further slow access requests since last March. But transparency and essential rights are not something you can put on hold
Levelling the playing field in Canadian sports media
4 months ago

Levelling the playing field in Canadian sports media

I can still count the number of racialized women in sports journalism on the fingers of one hand. I hope not for long
Safeguarding press freedom requires working in the darknet’s shadows
5 months ago

Safeguarding press freedom requires working in the darknet’s shadows

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In an era of mass digital surveillance, journalists and their sources need to use every tool they can to protect the public interest
Open letter: Absence of racialized voices at CRTC public hearings
5 months ago

Open letter: Absence of racialized voices at CRTC public hearings

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We write as media guests, producers, consultants, directors, and/or citizens whose taxes fund the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
Introducing The Resolve: a powerful new platform for Black, Indigenous and people of colour voices and stories in Canada
5 months ago

Introducing The Resolve: a powerful new platform for Black, Indigenous and people of colour voices and stories in Canada

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Founder Matthew DiMera explains why he quit his former editor-in-chief job, and how he plans to tackle systemic racism in Canadian journalism
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