An overview: The Government of Canada’s proposed $600 million media tax credit has dominated news blogs and chatrooms. At the heart of the criticism is whether the temptation of dollars will influence coverage of the government. I’ve taught journalism and media studies at Concordia University and the history of media propaganda at Carleton University. I … Read moreIt’s about Jesse Brown’s money
This is the third in a series about Canadaland I got my first newspaper job when I was 20, working as a summer student at the Hamilton Spectator. Later, I was a student reporter at the Globe and Mail and the London Free Press. It was tough to break into journalism back then. I went … Read moreCanadaland is a great place to flee: Can Jaren Kerr survive the curse of Canadaland and Jesse Brown?