rabble.ca series - Hill Dispatches

rabble.ca series - Hill Dispatches

Karl Nerenberg joins rabble to cover news for the rest of us from Parliament Hill. Karl has been a journalist for over 25 years including eight years as the producer of the CBC show The House. He has written scripts for documentary films and long-form television reports for such shows as Le Point and Actuel on Radio Canada television and The Journal on CBC-TV. Karl also founded and, for five years, edited the magazine Federations: What's new in federalism worldwide.

Karl has been awarded a Gemini award, a Best International Documentary Series award (from "la communauté des televisions francophones"), a CBC Radio Award for Best New Series (C'est la vie) among others. As a broadcaster, Mr. Nerenberg produced and directed television series and documentaries in a wide range of genres and on a great variety of subjects -- from civil war in Central America, to the crisis in South Africa's Apartheid system.

Karl works in both English and French, and can be reached at karl@rabble.ca

 

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Mar 24 2015 | by Karl Nerenberg | The Prime Minister announced Canada will renew its commitment to military action against ISIS/ISIL, then the Opposition made their positions clear.
Mar 11 2015 | by Karl Nerenberg | Harper has strayed far from the Canadian Conservative tradition of Borden, Diefenbaker and Mulroney. His style is more that of Richard Nixon with a touch of the old Soviet Union!
Mar 6 2015 | by Karl Nerenberg | The RCMP Commissioner shared the video recorded by the October 22 shooter with a House Committee, and answered questions about the adequacy of current anti-terrorist laws and police resources.
Photo: flickr/Stephen Harper
Mar 6 2015 | by Karl Nerenberg | Canada's Privacy Commissioner, Daniel Therrien, has sent a letter to the House Committee studying Bill C-51 saying it is far too broad and sweeping.
Photo: flickr/Stephen Harper
Mar 4 2015 | by Karl Nerenberg | A joint First Nations and business Working Group on Resource Development, formed in 2013, says industry should share its wealth with First Nations. The provinces will not like that idea much.
Mar 1 2015 | by Karl Nerenberg | Elsewhere on rabble.ca Michael Laxer has made the argument that the NDP is soft on C-51 because Mulcair says, in office, the NDP would amend it not scrap it. Laxer is wrong.
Photo: flickr/ tuchodi
Feb 26 2015 | by Karl Nerenberg | Much of the media has tended to reduce the opposition critique of Bill C-51 to one thing: the need for better oversight. But all opposition parties, including the Liberals, share many other concerns.
Photo: flickr/ Renegade98
Feb 25 2015 | by Karl Nerenberg | The Council of Canadians and the Canadian Federation of Students have gone to court seeking to overturn parts of the Fair Elections Act.
Photo: Sameer Vasta/flickr
Feb 23 2015 | by Karl Nerenberg | The Council of Canadians and the Canadian Federation of Students have gone to court seeking to overturn parts of the Fair Elections Act. If their case is not heard soon, they may seek an injunction.
Photo: flickr/Stephen Harper
Feb 18 2015 | by Karl Nerenberg | The Liberals are backing Harper's new anti-terror legislation, so it looks like it falls to the NDP to challenge this problematic legislation.