The Toronto Star put the final nail in the coffin of Star Touch, its $20-30-million app for a device that most people don’t have or use. And, after praising themselves for its bold innovation, quietly laid off 30 journalists. Meanwhile, Canada gears up this weekend for a celebration of epic proportions: Peter Mansbridge is retiring. And confederation, … Continued
Ben Makuch, Vice’s national security reporter, discusses Trudeau’s cabinet swearing in, CBC’s The National’s gender parity panel, why the Mounties are out for Ben, and J. Kelly Nestruck’s brush with New Zealand sports reporting.
The CBC’s chief conservative commentator has a glaring conflict of interest, reports investigative journalist Andrew Mitrovica.
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