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The Guardian Paves The Way For Canadian Media To Be More Blunt About The Climate Crisis

July 18, 2019

Some news organizations are joining the British paper in using terms like “global heating” and “climate denier”

#205 Scheer And Loathing

March 21, 2019

Andrew Scheer’s first statement about the terrorist attack by a white supremacist in New Zealand failed to mention a few things… like Muslims and white supremacy. Also, the federal budget was announced and so were the details of that controversial media bailout.

SHORT CUTS – Sour Gas, Racist Soap

October 11, 2017

A sour note on a huge investigation into sour gas, coverage of the Liberals’ tax plan and the sneaky way CBC journalists can criticize the CBC.

Pipeline Antics

October 3, 2016

When Jean Charest was a paid agent of an energy company he had a secret meeting with the government pipeline regulator, who then lied about it.

Our Oily Media

April 26, 2015

The energy sector has flooded Canada’s media with money, be it in ad dollars, speaking fees, charitable donations or “native content” partnerships. What this has bought, in effect, is a lack of critical mainstream discourse on oil and the environment. The National Observer has launched to counter this reality. Linda Solomon Wood is its founder, and she speaks to Jesse about her effort.

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