Torstar gets into the gambling business. Americans get caught up on the WE scandal. And documents suggest Canada’s two major newspaper chains discussed shutting down each others’ papers before they swapped them.
March 4, 2021
Over 100 Canadian Newspapers Take Their Ball And Go Home
It’s unlikely we’ll go back to how things were, and newspapers need to finally accept that.
February 6, 2021
By Danielle Paradis
Vancouver Papers Sold News Coverage To UBC, Documents Reveal
Postmedia didn't disclose that the articles were paid for.
November 30, 2020
By Shannon Kari
#273 – Anti-Rebel, Prorogue
Prime Minister Trudeau just needs a quick reset. And Postmedia stands in solidarity with Rebel News. Former CAJ President and Ryerson journalism professor Karyn Pugliese co-hosts.
August 20, 2020
#257 Speaking Moistly
For weeks, we’ve all been trying to flatten the curve. But how do we measure our success if the numbers informing that curve aren’t reliable? And how do the big newspaper chains justify taking government wage subsidies at the same time as laying off staff?
April 8, 2020
#251 Heard It Through The Pipeline
Do journalists need to be protestors to get better access to Wet'suwet'en solidarity actions? Plus, the Teck Frontier oilsands mine withdraws its application and who the media is blaming will shock you - or not.
February 27, 2020
#235 Creepy Hologram Prime Minister
Thank God, it's over - last sound off about how dull the 2019 election coverage was, we promise. Plus, Star Metro journalists cry fake news at activists pretending climate propaganda is the real thing.
October 24, 2019
Kinsella, Postmedia, And The Paid Campaign To “Seek And Destroy”
Secondary goal of Project Cactus was to deflect attention from Conservatives' own candidates, says source
October 21, 2019
By Jonathan Goldsbie
#233 Our Revolting Democracy
That debate. The rumour mongering. The memes. Does Canadian democracy have to suck this hard? A lament. And PostMedia finally responds to our investigation - or somebody’s.
October 10, 2019
Vancouver Sun’s Editorial Standards The Real Danger To Social Trust
The mainstream media can inflict far more damage to social cohesion than anything that neighbours from different backgrounds could ever do