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Open letter: Defer consultations on the Internet until after the election

Academic experts and civil society are calling on government to defer several open consultations on the future of the Internet until after a new government is formed.
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Election 2021: Where the parties stand on cell phone affordability

Lower cell phone bills are on the agenda for some parties this election. Others? Not so much.
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Écrivez à vos candidats locaux : Engagez-vous MAINTENANT à remettre l’Internet canadien sur la bonne voie!

Notre Internet est pris au piège dans des eaux dangereusement infestées de lobbyistes. La plateforme électorale 2021 d’OpenMedia dresse un plan afin de revenir sur la bonne voie. Au travail!
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Email your local MP candidates NOW: Put Canada’s Internet back on course!

Canada is entering the 2021 election with our Internet policy dangerously adrift. Tell your local MP candidates NOW how to put things back on course!
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#InternetSOS : la plate-forme électorale d’OpenMedia en 2021 pour notre Internet

L’Internet canadien est piégé dans des eaux dangereusement infestées de lobbyistes. Notre plateforme électorale de 2021 présente un plan pour revenir sur la bonne voie.
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Tell the White House: Enshrine our Right to Repair in federal law!

Manufacturers are stopping us from fixing the devices we own. Sign the petition: Enshrine our Right to Repair in federal law NOW!
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#InternetSOS: OpenMedia’s 2021 Election Platform for our Internet

Canada's Internet is trapped in dangerously lobbyist-infested waters. Our 2021 election platform lays out a plan for getting back on course.
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OpenMedia takes out full-page Ottawa Citizen ad inviting CRTC Chair Ian Scott for beers

On July 17th, OpenMedia placed a full-page ad in the Ottawa Citizen inviting CRTC Chair Ian Scott for a beer to discuss Internet regulation — just like he did with Bell!
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Message to Higher Education: Trust Students, not Pandemic Profiteers

If we’re going to overcome this pandemic, our public institutions need to reject the rhetoric of mistrust by disowning the remote proctoring companies that profit off misfortune.
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Send Ian Scott an invite for patio beers to talk Internet regulation — just like he did with Bell!

At an Ottawa pub in broad daylight, the CRTC chair sat down for beers with Bell’s CEO — an official, registered lobbying meeting — just weeks after Bell filed its appeal of the CRTC’s 2019 wholesale rates. Let’s invite Ian Scott for a beer too, as this seems to be how we'd get our voices heard.

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