So, The Star released an updated, high-quality version of one of the blackface videos and then tried to explain it away by ignoring the blackface and explaining that what some people had thought were bananas on were actually Tucans ... ... and then pulled it. No questions or comments about the blackface and the wig … Continue reading This is journalism?
Back in late December of last year, I asked: "Is it time to get rid of the CBC?" My answer was, and remains, a bit complicated but, essentially, I think that what passes for news and entertainment on CBC Television and on its on-line services needs to be defunded, now, and sold off. Why? Well, … Continue reading It is time to sell off some of the CBC
According to a report in the Toronto Sun, "There hasn’t been a major shift in voter support in the wake of an ethics commissioner report [on the prime minister's ethical failing regarding] SNC-Lavalin, but the latest numbers still don’t look good for Justin Trudeau’s Liberals." Many Canadians, it appears to me, made up their minds … Continue reading Minds made up?
OK, the source of this cringe-worthy 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?
The CBC is not famously an anti-Liberal (and especially not an anti-Trudeau) network. My, personal, impression is that most, not all, certainly, of the CBC's "on air" personalities and, in so far as I have met and talked with a couple of them, the CBC's executives are, quite proudly, representatives of the Laurentian Elites and … Continue reading Divisions (4): Renewed populism and even separatism in Western Canada
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 …
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 …