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In Smearing Julian Assange, Our Press Have Become Hypocrites

May 24, 2019

Journalists should focus on why Assange matters on the issue of press freedom instead of attacking his character

What We Know About The Assault On Sun Photographer Stan Behal

August 17, 2018

The full video and a new witness account help flesh out the context of the hat-snatching that reportedly caused a concussion

Journalism On Trial

April 15, 2018

We hear from two Canadian journalists currently facing legal consequences for doing their jobs. The outcomes of these cases could set precedents for how the press is allowed to operate.

Brampton councillor backs off controversial media motion

June 23, 2017

Gael Miles admits her motion was “a knee-jerk reaction” to press coverage

Brampton Councillors Want City To Publish All Inquiries From Journalists

June 20, 2017

The “bizarre” motion will be voted on Wednesday.

Journalist Facing Criminal Charges For Covering Indigenous Protest

March 9, 2017

Move seen as “serious threat to press freedom” in Canada

SHORT CUTS – Suicide, Silence and the Star

June 13, 2016

How the media handled a reporter’s death by suicide, controversy over a VICE documentary and the Chinese Foreign Minister berates a reporter.

SHORT CUTS – Duly Noted

May 22, 2016

The RCMP’s surveillance of journalists, Postmedia’s plea for government money and Sophie Gregoire Trudeau’s unscripted interview moment. Plus, a new segment. Omar Mouallem co-hosts.

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