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Big Telecom asks Trudeau to reject affordable Internet

Incumbents’ tantrum over fair wholesale rates continues with petition to Governor in Council
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Request your personal information from political parties using our new tool

“My Political Data” empowers citizens to exercise rights to their personal information
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CRTC’s new Internet Code of Conduct falls short of expectations

While a step in the right direction, the Code fails to provide a sufficiently robust framework to protect customers from Big Telecom’s widespread predatory practices
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OpenMedia welcomes government’s Connectivity Strategy to bring rural communities online with high-speed Internet access

The strategy puts a focus on areas traditionally underserved and often left offline
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OpenMedia welcomes government’s new policy direction to guide CRTC

Directive marks a significant step forward in putting people before Big Telecom
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NDP releases plan to bring Internet affordability to Canada

OpenMedia welcomes the plan, and the critical attention to issue of Internet affordability in Canada. 
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European Parliament approves unpopular Link Tax and mandatory content filtering in its final vote on the Copyright Directive

Despite massive public outcry and opposition from dozens of experts and academics the European Parliament failed to even allow a vote on amendments
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European Copyright Directive passes, setting dangerous precedent for the open Internet

Despite massive public opposition, the European Parliament has rubber-stamped a Link Tax and Censorship Machines
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Federal government announces $1.7 billion investment for high-speed Internet, but questions as to implementation remain

The new coordinated broadband fund is a critical commitment from the government, but missing details on the implementation of the plan leave doubt as to how far this promise will go.
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ISED’s new direction for CRTC puts customers first

Policy direction paves the path for new entrants, smaller providers, and increased telecom affordability

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