Following conflict-of-interest allegations, CBC bans on-air journalists from making paid appearances
Move comes one month after news broke that Amanda Lang, the CBC’s senior business correspondent, accepted money last summer from the insurer Manulife for moderating a pair of seminars, and from Sun Life for giving a speech
Jan 22, 2015
Dean Blundell, who used to work on The Edge 102.1, will co-host the morning show of The Fan 590 with Andrew Walker
Jan 20, 2015
Are the Canadaland founder’s fans overlooking the faults in their star?
Jan 16, 2015
Xavier Dolan film nominated for 13 awards while David Cronenberg film contending in 11 categories
Jan 13, 2015
Chris Boyce, the executive director of CBC Radio, and Todd Spencer, its executive director of human resources and industrial relations, placed on a leave of absence
Jan 05, 2015
From crumbling marriages to Ghomeshi’s damage control, 2014 offered plenty of cite-worthy words from stars and pariahs alike
Dec 24, 2014
People try to ban art all the time. The real villain in all this is the litigiousness of American society. Lawyers would have immediately laid the blame at Hollywood’s feet if a terror attack had occurred
Dec 18, 2014
North America’s major movie theatres declare they won’t play The Interview in the wake of a message threatening potential terror attacks
Dec 17, 2014
The Canadian Broadcasting Corporation is taking a page from U.S. radio shock-jock culture, putting its early morning local-radio programs on television as part of a strategy to distribute its content on as many different platforms as possible
Dec 11, 2014
The union representing CBC employees is warning members about co-operating with an internal investigation of the Jian Ghomeshi affair, saying the information they provide could be used against them.
Dec 08, 2014
Simon Houpt is the Globe and Mail's senior media writer, charged with covering the industry's transformation. He began his career with The Globe in 1999 as the paper's New York arts correspondent, covering the cultural life of that city through Canadian eyes. After 10 years on the beat, including six as a weekly columnist, he returned to the Globe's Toronto news room in the summer of 2009 to join the Report on Business as its advertising and marketing reporter. Prior to The Globe, Houpt worked on the CBC-TV new media current affairs show Undercurrents. He is the author of Museum of the Missing: A History of Art Theft.