Press Releases

List of our press releases, in reverse chronological order.

OpenMedia to make definitive case to end data caps and ban differential pricing at CRTC hearings on Thursday

Access pillar Canada November 02nd, 2016
Canadians experience some of the lowest data caps and highest overage charges in the industrialized world, despite CRTC figures showing data usage surged 40% last year
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Privacy Commissioner’s Annual Report confirms that system is broken when it comes to Bill C-51 and CSE metadata sharing

Access pillar Canada September 27th, 2016
OpenMedia says Privacy Commissioner’s findings underscore the need for a complete repeal of Bill C-51 and an end to the bulk collection of Canadians’ metadata
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Rock Against the TPP! Free Toronto Concert Sept. 16

Access pillar Canada August 24th, 2016
The Rock Against the TPP concert roadshow is coming to Toronto!
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BCE-Manitoba Telecom deal will drive up wireless prices and ensure less choice for Canadians

Access pillar Canada May 02nd, 2016
Erosion of choice bad for customers in Manitoba and furthers BCE control over the national market
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Katy Anderson

Digital Rights Specialist CANADA, Calgary Time Zone: 10:13 pm +1 (888) 441 2640 ext. 1

Achievable roadmap to ensure affordable Internet for all Canadians presented to CRTC on final day of crucial hearings

Access pillar Canada April 28th, 2016
Feedback from over 40,000 people delivered to CRTC, calling for action to ensure 100% of Canadians have affordable, high-speed Internet access
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International Coalition Calls for Trade Agreement Reform to Protect Global Digital Rights

Access pillar Canada United States International February 22nd, 2016
Secretive and Closed Treaty Negotiations Leave Out Important Voices in Trade Debates
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Canada is making a costly mistake by signing on to TPP without any room for negotiation

Access pillar Canada January 25th, 2016
TPP’s intellectual property provisions threaten Internet freedoms and will cost Canadian economy billions, experts warn
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Laura Tribe

Executive Director CANADA, Ottawa Time Zone: 12:13 am 1 (888) 441-2640 ext. 2

Over 50,000 Canadians call on Cabinet to reject Bell Canada’s appeal to gut landmark CRTC decision

Access pillar Canada December 22nd, 2015
OpenMedia and Internet users build definitive case, debunking myths and skewering Bell’s attempts to mislead Canadian policymakers
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