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The (un)informed public

The midterm elections are just behind us, and with the abysmal 36.4% turnout, there has been a lot of discussion about a functioning democracy (as in, can this really be one?). 1,688 more words

Peter Gzowski and Jian Ghomeshi

Vive Peter!

À bas Jian!

Vive la différence!

Peter (who died in 2002) was an idealist about Canada. Jian – we are told by CBC management – was a narcissist. 597 more words

This Day in the Secret History: November 10, 2014

SECRET HISTORY: Originally, secret histories were designed as non-fictional, revealing or claiming to reveal the truth behind the “spin”: one such example is the… 483 more words


1980s manipulation of public broadcasting to blame for present weaknesses in sector

5th November 2014 / By John Cordina

The government’s manipulation of public broadcasting in the 1980s is largely at the root of the present weaknesses in Malta’s broadcasting sector, according to a report published by the Today Public Policy Institute today. 775 more words


PressTV: Iran foils BBC operation to steal Iranian documents

 Sun Sep 28, 2014 3:2PM GMT

Iran’s Intelligence Ministry says it has thwarted attempts by the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) to steal Iran’s cultural, historical and art documents. 87 more words