CANADALAND

Scaachi Koul of Hazlitt talks about tolerated abusers and intolerable headlines. 

Direct download: SHORT_CUTS_10_Dean_BlundellWinnipegs_Racist.mp3
Category:media/news -- posted at: 10:33pm EDT

As few as 5000 people watch Ezra Levant's SUN News TV show, yet Levant himself is a major presence in the Canadian media. Why is that? Jesse asks Ezra to explain his own prominence. 

 

Direct download: Ep.67_-_Ezra_Levant.mp3
Category:media/news -- posted at: 9:20pm EDT

Simon Houpt, Senior Media Writer for The Globe and Mail, accepts Jesse's challenge to defend his profile of Jesse on CANADALAND. 

Direct download: SHORT_CUTS_9_two_annoying_jerks.mp3
Category:media/news -- posted at: 2:35am EDT

News Canada (NC) looks like a wire service, but distributes stories produced by the federal government. Tom Korski revealed the relationship on Blacklock's Reporter, the independent news site he edits. 

Direct download: Ep.66_-_the_governments_secret_newswire.mp3
Category:media/news -- posted at: 9:18pm EDT

Sean Craig explains why his Amanda Lang expose is actually about how good CBC's journalism is, and Jeet Heer describes an unspeakable cartoon of Jesse's dad. 

Direct download: SHORT_CUTS_8_Amanda_LangCharlieHebdo.mp3
Category:media/news -- posted at: 12:12am EDT

A CANADALAND live taping from The Hamilton Public Library on the state of news coverage in medium to small markets. Panelists include crowdfunded local journalist Joey Coleman, media researcher Sonya MacDonald and CHCH's Donna Skelly. 

Direct download: Ep.65_-_Live_from_Hamilton_its_the_collapse_of_local_news.mp3
Category:media/news -- posted at: 12:14am EDT

Jen Gerson of the National Post joins to talk about chickenshit editors and why Keystone XL is just like Kim Kardashian

Direct download: SHORT_CUTS_7_CharlieHebdoGhomeshiKeystone.mp3
Category:media/news -- posted at: 11:15pm EDT

Andrew Coyne joins Jesse for a wide-ranging conversation before he begins his new job as editor of the National Post's Opinion and Editorial pages. 

Direct download: Ep.64_-_Andrew_Coyne.mp3
Category:media/news -- posted at: 10:52pm EDT

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