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Reimagining News: New.Now.Next Media Conference 2021

Reimagining News: New.Now.Next Media Conference 2021

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The theme of this year's New.Now.Next Media Conference is "reimagining news"
Protests and Pandemics: Transparency and the Policing of Press Freedom

Protests and Pandemics: Transparency and the Policing of Press Freedom

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Canadian Association of Journalists president Brent Jolly will talk about how press freedom in Canada is being challenged.
‘We’re taking the RCMP to court’
5 months 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
Meet press freedom project researcher/reporter Collins Maina
7 months ago

Meet press freedom project researcher/reporter Collins Maina

By  •  News, J-Source
Community-driven, multimedia journalist is working with J-Source to build a national resource for press freedom data and education
Safeguarding press freedom requires working in the darknet’s shadows
9 months ago

Safeguarding press freedom requires working in the darknet’s shadows

By  •  Columns
In an era of mass digital surveillance, journalists and their sources need to use every tool they can to protect the public interest
Where is Canadian media on the Assange file?
11 months ago

Where is Canadian media on the Assange file?

'Canadian mainstream press have undermined the public’s right to know while ignoring the significance of WikiLeaks releases themselves. That needs to change’
Recent arrests of journalists covering land disputes accelerate concerns around police attempts to define, obstruct journalism
11 months ago

Recent arrests of journalists covering land disputes accelerate concerns around police attempts to define, obstruct journalism

By  •  News, Law, Field Notes
Journalists must be present to bear witness to police actions, especially at Indigenous movements, say panelists
Missing voices
1 year ago

Missing voices

Highly skilled reporters from across the world exiled in Canada rarely find employment in the country’s newsrooms. The RRJ’s Neha Chollangi on the rich journalistic experience that media organizations lose when they don’t carve out space for newcomers’ expertise
When the Press Badge Doesn’t Protect You

When the Press Badge Doesn’t Protect You

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There have been over 470 incidents involving press during recent protests. This online program will offer firsthand accounts of such attacks as well as commentary on the incidents during the protests.
Quebec emerges as hotspot for reporting interference
1 year ago

Quebec emerges as hotspot for reporting interference

By  •  News
Independent, student media monitoring press freedom as reporters’ ability to cover news on the ground is compromised
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