PostMedia Kills Cartoon & Gags Staff on SUN Deal
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PostMedia Kills Cartoon & Gags Staff on SUN Deal
Aislin: "Yesterday, a memo went out from head office in Toronto asking that all sites refrain from publishing commentary of any kind on the Postmedia Sun deal. The problem is, I didn't get the memo – and I drew up this cartoon! Obviously, The Gazette can't print it under these circumstances. Nevertheless, I am throwing it out there for Facebook friends amusement!"

Does media concentration hurt free expression? Early signs point to yes.

Yesterday, veteran Montreal Gazette cartoonist Terry Mosher (better known as Aislin) posted this message on his Facebook page:

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