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In Smearing Julian Assange, Our Press Have Become Hypocrites
Journalists should focus on why Assange matters on the issue of press freedom instead of attacking his character
What We Know About The Assault On Sun Photographer Stan Behal
The full video and a new witness account help flesh out the context of the hat-snatching that reportedly caused a concussion
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#227 Journalism On Trial
We hear from two Canadian journalists currently facing legal consequences for doing their jobs. The outcomes of these cases could set precedents for how the press is allowed to operate.
Brampton councillor backs off controversial media motion
Gael Miles admits her motion was “a knee-jerk reaction” to press coverage
Brampton Councillors Want City To Publish All Inquiries From Journalists
The "bizarre" motion will be voted on Wednesday.
Journalist Facing Criminal Charges For Covering Indigenous Protest
Move seen as "serious threat to press freedom" in Canada
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#74 Suicide, Silence and the Star
How the media handled a reporter’s death by suicide, controversy over a VICE documentary and the Chinese Foreign Minister berates a reporter.
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#71 Duly Noted
The RCMP’s surveillance of journalists, Postmedia’s plea for government money and Sophie Gregoire Trudeau’s unscripted interview moment. Plus, a new segment. Omar Mouallem co-hosts.