OK, the source of this cringeworthy video clip, Rebel Media, may be suspect to many ~ I do not follow them ~ but it does bring up a question: is this what we expect for the $1 Billion plus we pay for the CBC?. The complete interview, which I watched. looks, as someone else said, more … Continue reading Is it time to get rid of the CBC? Should we?
Is the Trudeau regime hypocritical and dishonest right to the very core? It looks that way to me. Two things caught my eye: First, CBC News reports that "Jo Hye Kyung beat the odds: She made a dangerous escape from North Korea 20 years ago and eventually made her way to Canada and a new … Continue reading Beyond nonsense …
Murray Brewster reports on the CBC News website that "Negotiations over the use of a Canadian military transport plane by United Nations peacekeepers in Africa are deadlocked and it now appears unlikely the Liberal government will be able to deliver on the pledge before next year — perhaps before the next election ... [and] ... The … Continue reading Another military muddle
The CBC, somewhat breathlessly, reports that "Five months after a Radio-Canada/CBC investigation revealed that the country's major mobile networks are vulnerable to hacking and fraud, documents obtained through Access to Information show that the agency responsible for the security of the federal government's networks withheld some information from the public at the time." That agency responsible for … Continue reading In other news …
Murray Brewster has written an interesting but troubling article on the CBC News website on this topic. I dealt with some of this a few weeks ago, discussing war in the "grey zone" and also in "disinformation war," but it is worth a return visit, especially because Mr Brewster goes outside of what most people regard … Continue reading Political warfare/weaponized news: a threat to Canada?
Elizabeth Renzetti, a Globe and Mail columnist, has written an opinion piece for that newspaper that we need to consider. The "ground rules" as she calls them that, for at least a couple of generations, guided political discourse are changing very, very rapidly; we are not taking adequate notice of those changes. "The democratic process … Continue reading Are we the problem?
A few weeks ago I commented on a report about there being an intellectual property fly in the Canadian warship building programme's ointment. I suggested that Canadians need to know that their government has a firm grip on this project, but now, Murray Brewster, the author if the original report, says, writing in CNC News, … Continue reading More intellectual property problems