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Image for Your voice, DELIVERED: 103,000+ petition signers urge Senate to fix Bill C-11!

Your voice, DELIVERED: 103,000+ petition signers urge Senate to fix Bill C-11!

Canada’s Senate just introduced a key amendment that nips many of Bill C-11’s problems in the bud — but brought a HUGE new threat to our privacy along with it.
Everything you didn't know about CANCON

Everything you didn’t know about CanCon

And what it means for 21st-century streaming content in Canada
Image for The BTL…What? What is the BTLR report and what it means for the future of our Internet

The BTL…What? What is the BTLR report and what it means for the future of our Internet

The report grants the CRTC far-reaching powers over media, but fails to provide systemic solutions to the issue of telecom affordability and access.
Image for Why won’t Minister Joly and Minister Bains take the Internet Tax off the table?

Why won’t Minister Joly and Minister Bains take the Internet Tax off the table?

Cynthia Khoo briefly reports back from a recent conference where federal Ministers Mélanie Joly and Navdeep Bains responded to rumours about the “Internet Tax” — an ill-advised idea that has taken the digital rights world by storm.
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The Internet tax is a raw deal for all of us

The Internet Tax – a defeated and deflated policy attempted in Hungary – is making its way to Canada. Yikes!
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Stop the federal government before it taxes everything on the Internet

"Knee-jerk policy proposals that tax everything digital to subsidize struggling industries are not the way forward."

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