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The Best And Worst Tweets Of 2019

December 31, 2019

People still bad, animals still good

Is The Agony Of Twitter Worth It For Young Journalists?

December 19, 2019

It can be a valuable, even necessary, tool. It can also, of course, be an anxiety-inducing hellsite.

#303 Jon Ronson

November 17, 2019

A conversation about the similarities between journalism and porn becomes a tense disagreement about online shaming.

#223 Jessica Yaniv, Transphobic Fever Dream

July 24, 2019

From Canadian news sites to InfoWars, a BC trans woman has become a fixation of conservative media.¬†And new details emerge from the national media bailout that exclude — surprise! — nearly anyone who isn’t a newspaper.

Gavin McInnes Banned From Twitter, Again

March 15, 2019

Proud Boys founder started new account for alter ego “Miles McInnes”

Sun Covers Wrong Butts

February 14, 2019

Postmedia falls for parody account that was barely even trying

#263 The Loudmouth Senator

February 4, 2019

Paula Simons did something that makes a lot of journalists cringe. She went into politics. The former Edmonton Journal columnist is now an independent senator. She speaks about crossing over, using social media to pull back the curtain on Canadian politics… and the Senate’s secret snack machine.

No, Don Cherry Isn’t Selling Penis Pills

January 16, 2019

From copying the CBC website, to claiming female anchors are leaving to start a skincare business, CANADALAND explains the tricks scammers use to target Canadian media consumers

What Two Recent Incidents Tell Us About How Police Handle Social Media Hostility

January 11, 2019

Cops rushed to the defence of PC MPP Sam Oosterhoff, but couldn’t help Toronto councillor Kristyn Wong-Tam

The Best And Worst Tweets Of 2018

December 31, 2018

So many very angry people

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