About & Contact - CANADALAND

About & Contact

Fake news…It shames the profession.” — Christie Blatchford

Self-styled media critic(s)” — The Globe and Mail

Hatersthe malevolent” — Amanda Lang

smug, loud-mouthed…easy to dislike” — Toronto Star

“Libelous bilge….I thought CANADALAND was a serious outfit.” — Conrad Black

Unwashed gossip bloggers” — Faith Goldy

Icky” — Terry Milewski

CANADALAND is a news site and podcast network funded by its audience. Our primary focus is on Canadian media, news, current affairs, and politics. Our podcasts get over 100,000 downloads per week. CANADALAND Inc. is registered as a limited liability corporation with the Province of Ontario.


396–401 Richmond St. West
Toronto, ON  M5V 3A8

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A feature interview with a journalist or media figure, a story, the occasional documentary.

Every second Tuesday — COMMONS
A deep-dive politics show

Every other Tuesday  OPPO
Politics. Jen Gerson vs. Justin Ling

Thursdays — Short Cuts
Chat format. Two hosts comment on the week’s media coverage.

Whenever necessary  Wag the Doug
A pop-up podcast about Doug Ford

Website — We don’t have a set publishing schedule, but here are some stories we broke.



Jesse Brown
Host, CANADALAND and Short Cuts
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Jordan Cornish
Producer, COMMONS
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David Crosbie
Senior Producer, OPPO and Short Cuts
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@DACrosbie ‏

Jen Gerson
Co-Host, OPPO

Jonathan Goldsbie
News Editor, Co-Host of Wag the Doug
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Justin Ling
Co-Host, OPPO

Arshy Mann
Host/Producer, COMMONS
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Corey Marr
Head of Business Development
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Ryan McMahon
Host, Thunder Bay

Kasia Mychajlowycz
Senior Producer, CANADALAND
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Liana Schmidt
General Manager
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Kevin Sexton
Managing Editor of Podcasts
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Allison Smith
Co-Host, Wag the Doug

Dory Smith
Sponsorship & Sales
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Jessica Vallentin
Patron Coordinator
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CANADALAND is a member of the National NewsMedia Council, which is an independent organization established to deal with acceptable journalistic practises and ethical behaviour. If you have concerns about editorial content, please contact [email protected]. If you are not satisfied with the response and wish to file a formal complaint, visit the web site at mediacouncil.ca or, for additional information, call toll-free at 1-844-877-1163.

CANADALAND is published by Jesse Brown. To contact him, email [email protected].

To express concerns about the site, provide notification of possible copyright infringement, or voice any other complaints, please contact [email protected].

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