The advocacy comes ahead of Internet censorship bills by Heritage Minister Steven Guilbeault, including a proposal to block websites and appoint a chief censor called the...
The Citizen Lab called the bill “sweeping,” “overbroad and incoherent” and “potentially exploitive and unconstitutional” without “clear safeguards against abuse of process” and restriction of free...
Media approved by the cabinet are entitled to payroll rebates of up to $13,750 per newsroom employee and 15% tax credits for subscribers.
Heritage Minister Steven Guilbeault’s department has proposed “concrete action” to police news and information on the internet.
Provisions of the bill “are designed to chill speech” and would impose a “censorship regime” on Canadian internet users, said the Society.
Open Media of Vancouver launched a petition drive to counter any reintroduction of two cabinet bills that lapsed in the last Parliament.
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That means if they want to bring them back, Liberals would have to start from the beginning and reintroduce the bills.
“We have a problem where we're precluding people from expressing themselves in ways that are completely lawful,” Zwibel said.