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Article 19
ARTICLE 19, a human rights pioneer, defends and promotes freedom of expression and freedom of information all over the world. Censorship Kills. It starves and it represses. It denies people access to information essential to thei...
Canadian Encyclopedia
The full text of The Canadian Encyclopedia and its related resources has been made available online by the Historica Foundation as a public service since 1999. Since its publication in book form in 1985, The Canadian Encyclopedia ...
Fame & Fortune
Fame & Fortune, published by Sources, features awards, fellowships and scholarships available to Canadian journalists. For each award, information is provided about the eligibility requirements, the deadline for application...
Friends of Canadian Broadcasting
Friends of Canadian Broadcasting is an independent media watchdog supported by 360,000 Canadians who share a commitment to expanding the quality and quantity of Canadian radio, television and online programming. Friends relies ent...
Media Names & Numbers
Published by Sources, Media Names & Numbers is a comprehensive Canadian media directory including television and radio networks, stations, digital and specialty broadcasters, programs, cable TV; daily, weekly, and community...
Sources
Sources specializes in collecting, indexing and disseminating information to help journalists, editors and researchers quickly reach articulate experts and spokespersons who can provide background information and comment on a wide...
World Intellectual Property Organization
The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) is a specialized agency of the United Nations. It is dedicated to developing a balanced and accessible international intellectual property (IP) system, which rewards creativity, ...

News Releases

Egypt: Concerns with Draft Broadcast Law
2009-02-14
ARTICLE 19 and the Arabic Network for Human Rights Information
ARTICLE 19 and the Arabic Network for Human Rights Information have serious concerns with the draft Broadcast Law released by the Egyptian authorities. A detailed analysis of the draft Law conducted b...

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Broadcast journalism
Sources Select Resources Encyclopedia
Article
Content magazine - Number 1
October 1970
Serial Publication (Periodical)
1970
Content Magazine
Content Magazine - Number 10
August 1971
Serial Publication (Periodical)
Content Magazine
Content Magazine - Number 30
April 1973
Serial Publication (Periodical)
Cuts, Canadian Culture and the CBC
Berton, Pierre
Article
1986
Sources
Canadian drams gives us a sense of community.
Fame & Fortune Online
Website
Sources
Comprehensive listing of awards available to Canadian journalists.
Public Disinterest: Information Commons Dismantled
Morris, David
Article
2010
Toward Freedom
Seventy-five years after the Federal Radio Commission declared there was no room on the public airwaves for “propaganda stations” and denied a license renewal to a station that attacked Jews and law e...

Sources Bookshelf

Content magazine - Number 1
October 1970
Serial Publication (Periodical)
1970
Content Magazine - Number 10
August 1971
Serial Publication (Periodical)
Content Magazine - Number 30
April 1973
Serial Publication (Periodical)
The Cultural Industries in Canada
Problems, Policies and Prospects
Dorland, Michael (ed.)
Book
1996
Dorland discusses policy problems specific to the Canadian cultural industries that produce cultural commodities, such as books, films and television programs.
Decline and Fall of Public Service Broadcasting
Tracey, Michael
Book
1998
In a public system, television producers acquire money to make programmes. In a commercial system they make programmes to acquire money. However simple, this little epigram articulates the divergence ...
Hitler's Propaganda Machine
Rutherford, Ward
Book
1978
In The News
The Practice of Media Relations in Canada
Carney, William Wray
Book
2002
Carney gives everyone, from student to seasoned practitioner, a thorough understanding of who the media are, how they work and how to approach them with stories.
Mass Communications and American Empire
Schiller, Herbert I.
Book
1971
An in-depth look at international and domestic media, and the effect of capitalism on mass communications.
Media Names & Numbers
Your Connection to the Media
Serial Publication (Periodical)
2000
A comprehensive directory of the Canadian news media, including television and radio stations and programs, daily, weekly, ethnic and campus newspapers, consumer and trade magazines, and academic jour...
Spirit of the Web
The Age of Information from Telegraph to Internet
Rowland, Wade
Book
1999
A journey through communication technology and our fascination and tribulations with it.
The Voice of Newfoundland
A Social History of the Broadcasting Corporation of Newfoundland, 1939-1949
Webb, Jeff A.
Book
2008
Explores the roles that radio played in society and culture during a vibrant and pivotal time in Newfoundland's history, and demonstrates how the broadcaster's decision to air political debates was pi...
Yesterday's News
Why Canada's Daily Newspapers are Failing Us
Miller John
Book
1998
Illuminates the decline of print journalism, suggests reasons for this decline and proposes solutions to reverse this downward trend.

Media

Blitz Magazine
The business of media communications.
Broadcast Dialogue
For the broadcast community in Canada. Industry news as well as periodic contact updates for radio and television stations, corporate or group owners, specialty & digital channels, cable, networks, au...
Broadcaster Magazine
Communication industry news and features. Two issues dedicated to listings of broadcast media companies including radio, television and cable stations, specialty channels, production companies and sup...
Cablecaster
Cable, telecommunications and satellite communications topics.
Convergence Magazine
News and issues about media written and published by students.
Playback
Canadian film and TV production. Tabloid-format.

Government Ministries & Agencies

Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
The 1991 Broadcasting Act states that... "...the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, as the national public broadcaster, should provide radio and television services incorporating a wide range of prog...
Department of Canadian Heritage
Amalgamation of certain programs from former Department of the Secretary of State, Parks Canada, Multiculturalism and Citizenship, Amateur Sport, and Communications Canada. Mandate is to ensure a stro...
Canadian Radio-Television and Telecommunications Commission
Responsible for regulating Canada's broadcasting and telecommunications systems.
Ontario Ministry of Economic Development, Employment & Infrastructure
Leads and promotes Ontario economic development and markets the province as a tourist destination and place for business and job growth. Information on the ministry is available via the Internet: www....
Elections Canada
Conduct federal general elections, by-elections or referendums, administers the political financing provisions of the Canada Elections Act, monitors compliance and enforces electoral legislation.


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