Press Releases

List of our press releases, in reverse chronological order.

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: 12:00 am 1 (888) 441-2640 ext. 0

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: 12:00 am 1 (888) 441-2640 ext. 0

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: 9:00 pm 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: 9:00 pm 1 (888) 441-2640 ext. 1

Government promises to learn from Internet regulation mistakes

December 16th, 2021
But will harmful content legislation and Broadcasting Act reform do so?
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Matthew Hatfield

Campaigns Director CANADA, Vancouver Time Zone: 9:00 pm 1 (888) 441-2640 ext. 1

Throne speech doubles down on botched approach to tackling Big Tech

November 23rd, 2021
Government signals it will neglect its duty to address core Internet affordability and privacy reform issues.
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Matthew Hatfield

Campaigns Director CANADA, Vancouver Time Zone: 9:00 pm 1 (888) 441-2640 ext. 1

Civil society and experts demand transparency from harmful content consultation

October 27th, 2021
Government cannot move Internet legislation forward without basic accountability
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Matthew Hatfield

Campaigns Director CANADA, Vancouver Time Zone: 9:00 pm 1 (888) 441-2640 ext. 1

National Day of Action raises alarm against dangerous website blocking proposal

May 27th, 2021
Today civil society and the public are speaking out across Canada to defend access to the internet
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Matthew Hatfield

Campaigns Director CANADA, Vancouver Time Zone: 9:00 pm 1 (888) 441-2640 ext. 1

The CRTC must not be given power over user online speech

April 29th, 2021
Bill C-10 must be rejected by Parliament to defend freedom of expression in Canada
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Matthew Hatfield

Campaigns Director CANADA, Vancouver Time Zone: 9:00 pm 1 (888) 441-2640 ext. 1
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