media democracy

Dec 2, 2009

Long live unintended consequences

Big telecom companies like Telus like to scare policy makers by suggesting any open Internet requirements for Internet Service Providers will lead to "unintended consequences."
Nov 27, 2009

Al Jazeera English comes to Canada

Anita Krajnc and Walied Khogali
Canada's broadcast regulator, the CRTC, approved Al Jazeera English's application to broadcast in Canada. Al Jazeera English will introduce a much needed global southern perspective in North America.
Nov 9, 2009

Forget the TV titans

Karen Wirsig and David Skinner
If you needed proof of the enduring power of television in Canada, look no further than the tens of thousands of comments submitted to the CRTC over the last month.
Nov 7, 2009

Media Democracy Day 2009

rabble staff
Bay Area organizer and artist Favianna Rodriguez is among the speakers at Media Democracy Day in Vancouver (Image:
Nov 6, 2009

Indie media's moment

The economic downturn has been hard on both independent and corporate media. But now there's an opportunity for independent media outlets to chip away at mainstream media's market share.

Media Democracy Day 2009: Beyond the Frame

Nov 7, 2009
Vancouver Public Library
350 West Georgia Street
Vancouver , BC
49° 16' 46.938" N, 123° 6' 56.25" W
British Columbia CA
Make your voice heard on Saturday, November 7th at the Vancouver Public Library (350 West Georgia Street). There, you can celebrate Media Democracy Day with other democratic media enthusiasts.
Oct 29, 2009

Fox News vs. Acorn

Fox News is on a witch hunt. They've already succeeded in pushing Van Jones out of the White House and badgered Congress into passing an unconstitutional bill to defund ACORN.
Oct 27, 2009

Bonuses for Canwest bosses?

Gary Engler
When Canada’s largest media conglomerate filed for court protection against creditors for a portion of the company on Oct. 6, laid-off employees lost severance pay, while some bosses got bonuses.


Subscribe to RSS - media democracy