Press Releases

List of our press releases, in reverse chronological order.

Federal budget starts competition reform but bungles copyright

April 28th, 2022
Updates to the Competition Act must go further to provide true consumer protection.
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Rosa Addario

Communications Manager CANADA, Montreal Time Zone: 8:12 am 1 (888) 441-2640 ext. 0

Cabinet decision denies Canadians affordable connectivity

April 14th, 2022
Upholding the CRTC’s 2021 MVNO decision commits Canada to high cell phone prices
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Rosa Addario

Communications Manager CANADA, Montreal Time Zone: 8:12 am 1 (888) 441-2640 ext. 0

Connecting Families 2.0 is a band-aid to our deep telecom problems

April 4th, 2022
Without competition in our telecom markets, low-income families will always be playing catchup
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Rosa Addario

Communications Manager CANADA, Montreal Time Zone: 8:12 am 1 (888) 441-2640 ext. 0

Disastrous Rogers-Shaw Buyout approved by CRTC

March 24th, 2022
Canada’s institutions are cheerleading our telecom oligopoly getting worse
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Rosa Addario

Communications Manager CANADA, Montreal Time Zone: 8:12 am 1 (888) 441-2640 ext. 0

OpenMedia community joins parliamentarians in condemning Rogers-Shaw deal

March 8th, 2022
INDU committee has it right: this buyout is bad for Canada under any conditions.
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Rosa Addario

Communications Manager CANADA, Montreal Time Zone: 8:12 am 1 (888) 441-2640 ext. 0

Plans for Competition Act reform welcome and needed

February 8th, 2022
Competition Bureau must be empowered to act for consumer affordability and choice
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Matthew Hatfield

Campaigns Director CANADA, Vancouver Time Zone: 5:12 am 1 (888) 441-2640 ext. 1

Critics of controversial Harmful Content proposal heard

February 3rd, 2022
Details of how government will improve their proposal unclear
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Matthew Hatfield

Campaigns Director CANADA, Vancouver Time Zone: 5:12 am 1 (888) 441-2640 ext. 1

Online Streaming Act could worsen streaming for Canadians, leaves out small content creators

February 2nd, 2022
Federal government’s broadcasting update remains seriously flawed
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Matthew Hatfield

Campaigns Director CANADA, Vancouver Time Zone: 5:12 am 1 (888) 441-2640 ext. 1

The State of Privacy in Canada: No Transparency, No Accountability

January 12th, 2022
Non-consensual sharing of location data between Telus and Canadian government shows desperate need for privacy law reform
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Rosa Addario

Communications Manager CANADA, Montreal Time Zone: 8:12 am 1 (888) 441-2640 ext. 0
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