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#16 The Hamilton Debacle

January 27, 2020

After a decade of planning and $110 million spent, the Ford Government abruptly cancelled Hamilton’s LRT, leaving empty buildings and questions about the city’s future in its wake. Was it just a line item? Ballooning costs? Or political sabotage in an NDP town?

Terrible Documentary Silenced by Basic Decency

December 14, 2017

On CBC blunders and small town censorship. Joey Coleman co-hosts.

SHORT CUTS – The “Trust” Committee

May 25, 2017

This week, The Guardian continued its exemplary coverage of Canadian university student unions. Hamilton police arrest two journalists attempting to cover a traffic fatality. And the Toronto Star wants you to trust it. This week’s Short Cuts comes to you from scenic Hamilton and the studios of CFMU. The Public Record‘s Joey Coleman joins Jesse … Continued

Hamilton journalists arrested — while covering a car crash

May 17, 2017

Both were tackled by police, say eyewitnesses

The Reporter Who Fought City Hall

November 16, 2015

Joey Coleman was often the only reporter at Hamilton Ontario City Hall: a one-man digital newsroom, funded by his audience. His constant presence irritated a city councillor, who lost his temper and got physical. Joey didn’t fight back, but he was the one punished: through a series of retaliations he was pushed out of the building and his news coverage became impossible. He joins Jesse to tell his story.

Live from Hamilton it’s the Collapse of Local News

January 12, 2015

A CANADALAND live taping from The Hamilton Public Library on the state of news coverage in medium to small markets. Panelists include crowdfunded local journalist Joey Coleman, media researcher Sonya MacDonald and CHCH’s Donna Skelly.

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