The Canadian Progressive: Canada’s copyright term extension for sound recordings taxes public, enriches record labels

The Electronic Frontier Foundation’s Jeremy Malcolm explains why Harper’s new plan to extend copyright terms for sound recordings is “thoroughly misguided” The post Canada’s copyright term extension for sound recordings taxes public, enriches record labels appeared first on The Canadian Progressive.

In This Corner: Canada-Russia ’72, game 2: Redemption, for a while, in Toronto.

Game 2: Toronto, Sept. 4, 1972 In the two days after the Mauling in Montreal, Canada was in a deep, dark, depressed funk. The loss to the Soviets was so surprising, so shocking, and so complete, that the entire country had a black cloud hovering over it from coast-to-coast. The same sportwriters who were gloating ...