Jan 7, 2013

Human rights in Honduras

Karen Spring has just returned from leading a large international delegation to Honduras who went there to act as human rights observers in the context of primary elections.
Mar 24, 2012

jhr reports: Committee to Protect Journalists

Journalists for Human Rights
Since the United Nations human rights council resolution on Sri Lanka, journalists supporting this resolution are being labelled "traitors" by state-run media.
Apr 15, 2010

Decoder - Episode 4

On today's show … what goes right and wrong in the initial days of covering a story -- what happens when the media descends on a family's tragedy -- the coverage of the case of Tori Stafford.
Mar 15, 2010
Introducing Humberto DaSilva, the winner of's Not Rex Murphy competition. Check out his Rexless rant!

The winner of the Not Rex contest

rabble staff
Introducing Humberto DaSilva, the winner of's Not Rex Murphy competition. Check out his Rexless rant!
Sep 21, 2009

Canadian newswomen shut out of primetime

Alex Samur
While the U.S., U.K. and Australia have moved to introduce solo female news readers on primetime weeknight newscasts, there are currently no women featured on English Canada's national newscasts.
Activist Toolkit

Cyber dissident

Cyber Dissidents are citizen journalists or bloggers who are often imprisoned for their political views in states that censor
Apr 30, 2009

Re-imagining journalism

At a critical time when the new media environment is being molded, and the traditional news industry is in a state of decline, creative approaches to journalism are urgently needed.
Apr 29, 2009

The new cost of news

What does journalism cost? That's a question that's being batted around a lot lately as the economic case for and against traditional newsrooms gets made in the press and on the Web.

Reporting on the Arab Spring

Jun 23, 2011
Common Room, Massey College
4 Devonshire Place
M5S 2E1 Toronto , ON
43° 39' 52.7256" N, 79° 23' 49.6824" W
Ontario CA
Join us for a discussion with Canadian journalists who have faced the challenges of covering the Middle East and North Africa uprisings, reporting from countries including Egypt, Libya and Yemen.

Lia Tarachansky of the Real News Network at Ryerson University

Apr 2, 2011 to Apr 3, 2011
Ryerson University
55 Gould Street SCC 115 in the Ryerson Student Centre
M5B 2K3 Toronto , ON
43° 39' 27.8028" N, 79° 22' 41.2968" W
Ontario CA
Israeli-Canadian journalist Lia Tarachansky of the independent video news network, The Real News, will be touring Canadian campuses.
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