The third installment of Fresh Media's ReMixology series featured Vancouver Community Television Association, CBC Radio 3 and OpenFile Vancouver. Watch it on rabbletv!
On Saturday, Nov. 6, join rabble.ca's Vancouver team at Media Democracy Day 2010!
As the 2010 elections come to a close, the biggest winner of all remains undeclared: the broadcasters.
Just days away from midterm elections, WikiLeaks, the whistle-blower website, unveiled the largest classified military leak in history, relating to the U.S. invasion and occupation of Iraq.
Oct 15, 2010
The Railway Club
579 Dunsmuir StreetVancouver , BC
Canada49° 16' 58.0512" N, 123° 6' 54.4752" W
British Columbia CA
Like amazing tunes? Like prizes and free stuff? Like great, open, innovative, creative media? Then you'd best be at Pull the Plug: A fundraiser for Media Democracy Day 2010!
The tone of political discourse, already shifted sharply right with the advent of Conrad Black's National Post in 1998, is about to leap further down that road. The signs are numerous and ominous.
He was writing for The Guardian when G20 security beat him up and arrested him. Jesse Rosenfeld tells his story. Then, we've got Amy Goodman on why an independent media is so important.
The failure of Canada's corporate media creates opportunities for independent, unaffiliated media to tackle deficits in democracy.
May 6, 2010 to May 8, 2010
Ryerson University and York University Toronto , ON
Canada43° 39' 9" N, 79° 22' 54.0012" W
A conference on the state and future of media in Canada.
Watch Rafe Mair Opening Keynote at the 2009 Vancouver Media Democracy Day, Saturday November 7 at the Vancouver Public Library.