Blog by John Miller

Object to this

January 22nd, 2009

Allowing private broadcasters a free hand to police themselves is a bad idea in the best of times.

In today's era of media concentration -- in Toronto alone, three daily newspapers have owners that also operate television stations -- it's a recipe for the shrinkage and homogenization of news.

That's why journalists should strongly challenge an application by CanWest Global to get the CRTC ...