Category Archives: freedom of speech

Supporting independent journalism and restricting political ads and election interference

Federal budget 2019: Ottawa outlines criteria for media funding package, introducing tax credits, non-profit status SEAN SILCOFF TECHNOLOGY REPORTER BILL CURRY – OTTAWA Globe and Mail PUBLISHED MARCH 19, 2019 Image: Budget experts and reporters look over copies of the … Continue reading

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Telcos in Australia temporarily block access to 4chan, liveleak and other sites to stop spread of disturbing video after mass shooting

Image: A police officer stands guard in front of the Masjid Al Noor mosque in Christchurch, New Zealand, on March 17, 2019. Worshippers at the Al Noor mosque was attacked in the massacre.Vincent Yu/AP — Mar 20 2019 The telcos … Continue reading

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Significantly more right wing news sites reported for review to Media Bias / Fact Check

Media Bias/Fact Check – Search and Learn the Bias of News Media https://mediabiasfactcheck.com/frequently-asked-questions/ Why do you have more Right Wing sources listed? The first 500 or so sources reviewed were picked by the reviewers and were mostly balanced. The last … Continue reading

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A Polish mayor’s slaying and the toxic politics of violence and hate

People hold lit candles in a memorial march for Gdansk Mayor Pawel Adamowicz, in Warsaw, Poland, on Jan. 14, 2019. Czarek Sokolowski/The Associated Press — Here is exert from one related article and archive of another. I believe once their … Continue reading

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Trust and Confidence in Police, the Judiciary, Governments and many other public bodies

Sept 26 2018 – Kevin Yaworski – Proud Canadian – Disenchanted Manitoban — Trust and Confidence in Police, the Judiciary, Governments and many other public bodies as well as mainstream media are at all time lows across many parts of … Continue reading

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Updates on Net Neutrality in the US, Canada and the EU

In the US which will have some effects in Canada regardless. http://money.cnn.com/2018/06/10/technology/net-neutrality/index.html https://www.cnet.com/news/net-neutrality-is-now-really-officially-dead-open-internet-congress-now-what/ https://www.desertsun.com/story/news/2018/06/10/california-moves-closer-its-own-sweeping-net-neutrality-rule/689368002/ In Canada Bell and other carriers have been aggressively lobbying government and regulators to allow them to have more control over the Internet. https://openmedia.org/en/net-neutrality-worth-upholding The EU … Continue reading

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A legal system working against the public and democracy

Apr 1st 2018 – Kevin Yaworski – Public Advocate — Draft This involves, Freespeech, Freepress, Judicuary Fairness and Independence, Rights and Consideration for the Self Represented and related — Access to legal aid for those that can’t afford it. Many … Continue reading

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