April 29, 2021
SHARE
Short Cuts
#307 The Quebec Variant
Media reacts to a perplexing Court decision on Bill 21, Quebec’s law banning some public servants from wearing religious symbols. And Rebel News is facing new scrutiny.
Jesse Brown
Host & Publisher
Tiffany Lam
Producer
Kevin Sexton
Producer

CANADALAND’s French language media correspondent Emilie Nicolas co-hosts.

Further reading:
  • See The New York Times piece on Caolan Robertson speaking about Rebel News here
  • See The Canadian Anti-Hate Network’s statement about Rebel News’ suit here
  • See Rebel News’ statement about the Canadian Anti-Hate Network here

This episode is supported by HoverDispatch Coffee, and Magic Spoon.

More from this series
A spectre is haunting Canada — the spectre of Communist China.
April 11, 2024
As Canadians prepare for a rare celestial event–a total solar eclipse–Jesse has one message: don’t look up!
April 4, 2024
Why are New Zealand libertarian think-tanks so into Canada’s Indigenous skyscrapers?
March 28, 2024
As Elon Musk rails against content moderation in a disastrous interview with Don Lemon, Jesse and Ivor Shapiro reconsider Canada’s new approach to online speech. 
March 21, 2024
The laughter has stopped at the Just For Laughs festival, as ownership applies for creditor protection and cancels the Montreal and Toronto 2024 festivals.
March 14, 2024
As the obituaries and puff pieces roll in, the Canadian media seems to have forgotten that Brian Mulroney was - in fact - divisive. Correcting the record on “Conservative Titan” Brian Mulroney. 
March 7, 2024
Vice Media was once valued at 5.7 billion dollars - This week it closed its doors.
February 29, 2024
Liberal MP Rob Oliphant was caught being critical of the Trudeau government’s policy on the Gaza war in a leaked phone call with a constituent.
February 22, 2024
all podcasts arrow All Podcasts
Short Cuts