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Study finds ‘entrenched’ racial bias in Canadian TV ads

May 8, 2014 – 6:38 am | 2,603 views

Generally speaking, Canadians are proud to think of our country as diverse, open and inclusive. But when it comes to selling us something, advertisers mostly trust white people to do the job.
That’s according to a …

New Canadians Find a National Media Voice

March 16, 2014 – 7:03 pm | 4,168 views

New Canadian Media, a prime example of entrepreneurial journalism, is proud to announce the launch of its responsive, multimedia portal. Earlier today, the portal went live, featuring news and commentary from across Canada – all …

CBC Ad Went Wrong: Any race except Caucasian

April 30, 2013 – 6:47 am | 1,819 views

The ad calls for audition submissions for a male host between 23-35 years of age and not white for the “Kids’ CBC” programming block. Yahoo’s Matthew Coutts tweeted that the new host is to appear …

Support the Aboriginal Peoples Television Network

February 18, 2013 – 5:14 pm | 1,666 views

“It’s an important month for Aboriginal and northern broadcasters In Canada. The Aboriginal Peoples Television Network is seeking a renewal of its network license: and in the same round of hearings, the CRTC will be …