Like Netflix, for one. It would be more fair.
The independent digital public interest journalism sector is essential to the industry’s future.
Social media sites can combat online propaganda, but individuals should take steps, too.
Recent Mediacheck: Computers, Technology, Digital Media, Law and Policy in Canada
One conclusion I reached: few folks want to talk about it.
Got an obsession? There’s bound to be a personal email missive for you.
Don’t let fear of Trump feed a moral panic that justifies censorship.
Absentee owners shouldn’t be the norm. Excerpted from Marc Edge’s book, ‘The News We Deserve’
Tim Wu’s timely book explains a lot about today’s click-bait and fake news.
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The lessons citizens, parties and media need to learn from Trump’s victory.
Information inequality a rising threat as traditional media fails and costly alternatives thrive.
Fake news, and more reasons to ignore lobbyists pounding on your door.
That’s what they keep telling us. Let’s do some Googling.
Tyee editor Robyn Smith was asked to advise MPs on Canada’s journalism industry, and its future. Here’s what she said.
In ‘No News is Bad News,’ Ian Gill finds ‘huge opportunity’ in our hollowed-out industry.
Europe proves it. From Ian Gill’s new book ‘No News Is Bad News: Canada’s Media Collapse and What Comes Next.’
Government should install safeguards against abuse of intellectual property rights.
As pressure mounts for bailouts, time to look at how bad traditional outlets have become.
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