November 27, 2018

There was a twitter buzz about Unifor last week. It happened when the federal government announced its $595 million aid package to journalism while, in a seemingly unrelated event, conservatives everywhere took deep offense at a parody meme in which Unifor announced its state of readiness for the 2019 election...

April 20, 2018

TORONTO/Toronto Sun journalists and their union say they will not compromise their independence and integrity by following marching orders laid out in a leaked management memo that sets out the newspaper’s editorial stance in the upcoming provincial election.

February 26, 2018

Tuesday’s federal budget will commit $50 million over five years to support local journalism across Canada, the Star has learned. It is also expected to feature gender equality as a theme.

January 28, 2018

Reporters are being laid off in droves, many smaller communities are now “news deserts” with no local newspaper, and the amount of serious investigative journalism is declining sharply.

January 21, 2018

Former Culture Secretary John Whittingdale has talked to Facebook and Google about paying into the local democracy reporters scheme funded by the BBC, he said today.

January 21, 2018

Canadians are generally happy with their news media, and that could be thanks to their trust in the federal government and faith in the country's economic performance.

September 19, 2017

Google Canada is taking aim at the looming threat of fake news ahead of election season by bankrolling a new project to boost media literacy among youth — a move at least one expert says is a good first step, but not a cure-all.

September 19, 2017

On Sept. 1, an agency of the Canadian government directed nearly $100-million to support local television news. Suddenly, more local television reporters are working stories on more broadcasts across Canada.

August 08, 2017

An unidentified man who kissed a Radio-Canada reporter on the cheek without her consent during a live broadcast last Friday has apologized for his actions.

March 28, 2017

In response to Postmedia’s massive cuts at Vancouver’s two leading newspapers, Unifor is asking supporters to change their social media profile picture and sign a petition to help save local news...

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