The pandemic could be an “extinction event” for American newspapers and so their publishers want their own government bailout. Meanwhile Canadian papers want money from Google and Facebook, too.
Canada’s news bosses are some of the most influential people in the country. They decide what is news and what isn’t. We think it’s time someone talked to them about that.
As one of Canada’s most beloved radio personalities leaves the job she’s held for 17 seasons, who could possibly have anything negative to say? Also, Jody Wilson-Raybould and Jane Philpott have finally revealed their schemes to… run as independents. And should media unions have a say in deciding who gets federal media funding?
Former CBC exec Richard Stursberg tells Jesse all about it.
The Canadian federal government plans to issue nearly $600M in tax credits and incentives to bolster the country’s media industry over the next five years. What will this mean for the independence of the Canadian press? And will CANADALAND be applying for funds?
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