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Bill C-10 proposes to subject whole realms of the Canadian online world to content oversight from broadcast regulators, including podcasts, online videos and websites After more than 25 years of Canadian governments pursuing a hands-off approach...
Critics say if the Bill C-10 amendment is really meant to control the online posting of unlicensed music, TV and movies, a copyright approach would be the proper mechanism The Liberal-dominated House of Commons Heritage committee...
It’s not hard to understand why so many millions of people believe the U.S. presidential election is being stolen. Why? Because those who stand to benefit most from a Trump defeat are the very same...
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The state of Wisconsin gave birth to both the Progressive movement and the Republican Party. So, it’s no wonder the badger state is ground zero of the culture wars consuming the land of the free and...
When I was a journalist, I loved Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.’s assertion that the Constitution and the First Amendment are not just about protecting “free thought for those who agree with us but freedom for the...
The Pulitzer winner founded the Intercept to challenge official narratives and protect editorial freedom. When editors abandoned those principles, spiking a controversial story, he was forced to quit Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Glenn Greenwald quit his job this...
The Canadian Forces wants to establish a new organization that will use propaganda and other techniques to try to influence the attitudes, beliefs and behaviours of Canadians, according to documents obtained by this newspaper. The plan...
Dorsey, Pichai and Zuckerberg reject accusations of bias as lawmakers ask them to explain how they monitor political content Chiefs of the largest social-media companies tangled with U.S. senators over their role in public discourse amid...
Tools include slowing the spread of certain posts and tweaking users’ news feeds Facebook Inc. teams have planned for the possibility of trying to calm election-related conflict in the U.S. by deploying internal tools designed for...
Political ads will be banned indefinitely after polls close on Nov. 3 and the company plans new steps to limit misinformation about the results. Over the past few weeks, Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook’s chief executive, and his...