CANADALAND - CANADALAND

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Media criticism. Self-abuse. If someone else were doing this, I wouldn't have to. New CANADALAND episode every Monday.

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  • Jesse Brown

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#267 Propaganda, Fascism And Murder: An Alternative History Of The Globe And Mail

The Globe and Mail is now 176 years old. You can read all about its accomplishments elsewhere. Writer Jamie Bradburn takes us through the paper's darker moments.

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#331 The RCMP Exists to Control Indigenous People

The history of policing back to John A. Macdonald, the killing of Dudley George at Ipperwash in 1995, and its impact on two Indigenous journalists

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#267 Consequence Culture

Can you really be “cancelled” if you still have a platform? A look at Margaret Wente, Wendy Mesley, and the Mulroneys. And was the Nova Scotia shooter an RCMP informant?

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#330 A CBC News Anchor On Systemic Racism At Work

Adrian Harewood is a news anchor at CBC Ottawa News and the host of weekly current affairs show, Our Ottawa.

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#266 The Reckoning

Journalists across Canada are speaking out about their experiences with racism in the newsroom. And as Wendy Mesley is suspended from hosting duties, it’s time to reevaluate the language used in news meetings.

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#329 The Tyrant’s Spin Doctor

Lord Tim Bell worked for a rogues' gallery of international clients, and co-founded one of the most powerful PR companies in history.

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#279 A Forgotten News Lab Predicted Journalism’s Online Future in 1991

InfoLab imagined newspapers' transition from print to digital, creating multimedia digital news in the basement of The Hamilton Spectator back in the early '90s.

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#296 Two Centuries of Blackface in Canada

"In the psyche of the white Canadian is this same desire to see Black people in positions of either service or as comedic foils"

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