Press Releases

List of our press releases, in reverse chronological order.

Minister Champagne’s inaction will lead to collapse of telecom competition in Canada

October 4th, 2022
Internet choice and affordability in Canada approaches breaking point.
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Rosa Addario

Communications Manager CANADA, Montreal Time Zone: 11:42 pm 1 (888) 441-2640 ext. 0

Civil Society groups highlight concerns with ‘deeply problematic’ Cybersecurity Bill C-26 ahead of Commons debate

September 28th, 2022
Serious concerns around privacy, accountability, judicial due process, and digital rights set out in open letter to Public Safety Minister Marco Mendicino.
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Bryan Short

Digital Rights Campaigner CANADA, Vancouver Time Zone: 8:42 pm 1-888-441-2640 ext. 705

Parliament must fast-track pro-consumer Bill C-288

September 23rd, 2022
Requiring ISPs to be accurate in reporting Internet speeds is an overdue fix
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Matthew Hatfield

Campaigns Director CANADA, Vancouver Time Zone: 8:42 pm 1 (888) 441-2640 ext. 1

Over 28,000 petition signers call for end to Canada’s telecom monopoly

August 4th, 2022
Expensive and unsafe networks require systemic change.
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Rosa Addario

Communications Manager CANADA, Montreal Time Zone: 11:42 pm 1 (888) 441-2640 ext. 0

Opposition to Rogers-Shaw buyout surges in Alberta after nationwide outage

July 11th, 2022
Calgary Stampede-goers express concerns over Rogers’ takeover of prairie-based innovator Shaw
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Rosa Addario

Communications Manager CANADA, Montreal Time Zone: 11:42 pm 1 (888) 441-2640 ext. 0

Bill C-11 is still broken and dangerous legislation

June 22nd, 2022
C-11 requires scrutiny from Senate after passing in the House of Commons
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Rosa Addario

Communications Manager CANADA, Montreal Time Zone: 11:42 pm 1 (888) 441-2640 ext. 0

New privacy legislation repeats past mistakes

June 16th, 2022
Bill C-27 leaves the privacy of people in Canada at risk
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Rosa Addario

Communications Manager CANADA, Montreal Time Zone: 11:42 pm 1 (888) 441-2640 ext. 0

Canada must take on the data economy

June 1st, 2022
The wild west for third-party data brokers must come to an end.
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Rosa Addario

Communications Manager CANADA, Montreal Time Zone: 11:42 pm 1 (888) 441-2640 ext. 0

New CRTC policy direction on telecom lacks teeth

May 26th, 2022
Competition and affordability promises aren’t backed up by binding commitments
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Matthew Hatfield

Campaigns Director CANADA, Vancouver Time Zone: 8:42 pm 1 (888) 441-2640 ext. 1

Cabinet receives 33,000+ petition signatures to reverse CRTC’s home Internet price hikes

May 24th, 2022
Petition calls on government to overturn CRTC’s 2021 Internet wholesale rates decision, citing ruling’s harm to affordability and competition.
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Rosa Addario

Communications Manager CANADA, Montreal Time Zone: 11:42 pm 1 (888) 441-2640 ext. 0
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