Canadian ProgressiveCanadian Progressive: Jason Kenney spent $750,000 spying on Canada’s ethnic minorities

Over the past three years, Conservative minister Jason Kenney’s Department of Citizenship and Immigration blew almost $750,000 in Canadian taxpayers money “monitoring ethnic media”, according to The Canadian Press. The political daily media monitoring madness assessed ethnic minorities “perceptions” of Kenney and “issues related to the department’s mandate.” According to the Canadian Press: But the more ...

Straight Outta Edmonton: Ethnic Media in Edmonton

Like Mack, I am also interested in local media. However, my interest has more to do with Edmonton’s media diversity, rather than the evolution of local journalism and media in general. My primary interest is in the differences between small, community based media outlets and mainstream sources, and what these differences can reveal about the ...

Straight Outta Edmonton: Ethnic Media in Edmonton

Like Mack, I am also interested in local media. However, my interest has more to do with Edmonton’s media diversity, rather than the evolution of local journalism and media in general. My primary interest is in the differences between small, community based media outlets and mainstream sources, and what these differences can reveal about the ...