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The rise of harmful speech online is a threat to Canada’s democracy. This report outlines how governments and digital platform companies can better address hate and harassment, including the creation of a Moderation Standards Council.
Date: Thursday November 8, 2018
...in a charged social media environment benefits and costs of more detailed disclosure of donor identities and faster online posting of donations by all actors Several noted the increased number...
Date: Friday March 16, 2018
Date: Wednesday October 18, 2017
...through that platform and deliver on promises. Recognize that the immediacy of social media and digital tools can be at odds with the context of the greater policy development machine...
Date: Wednesday April 12, 2017
...weaker news media in Canada, severely disrupted by the digital age. It is the first major study of the state of the news media in since milestone reports by Senator...
Date: Thursday January 26, 2017
...promises. Recognize that the immediacy of social media and digital tools can be at odds with the context of the greater policy development machine that is slow- moving. As with...
Date: Wednesday April 12, 2017
...other publications on all platforms; Proactively seek media coverage for newsworthy initiatives, draft press releases, plan media launches and coordinate interviews; Collaborate with management and staff to create memorable experiences...
Date: Friday June 1, 2018
...is a complex area of policy-making given the vital role an independent media plays in our democracy and the financial pressures on fulfilling that role. Much more needs to be...
Date: Tuesday February 27, 2018
...the political media from 2012–16 and; third, the Senate reference case brought by a Harper government intent on unilaterally reforming the constitutionally protected aspects of the Senate. The Supreme Court...
Date: Thursday September 22, 2016
In this Nieman Journalism Lab article we get an overview of the policy recommendations in the PPF report "Democracy Divided" as part of PPF's ongoing Shattered Mirror Series. The report addresses questions of disinformation and hate speech and its spread through social media marketing tools.
Date: Wednesday August 15, 2018
Are we amusing ourselves to death while darker forces of disinformation undermine our democracy? By Edward Greenspon
Date: Tuesday May 1, 2018
In this Op-ed, Ed Greenspon and Taylor Owens discuss some of the policy options which would help address the threats to democracy posed by hate speech and disinformation, and which has been empowered by a highly consolidated digital media landscape.
Date: Tuesday August 21, 2018
...University News media are welcome to cover the event. Please contact us to register. -30- ABOUT THE PPF The Public Policy Forum works with all levels of government and the...
Date: Tuesday December 5, 2017
...(potentially) good news: governments could take steps now to impose some order on the political activity taking place on social media platforms. Now, the bad news: social media is just one...
Date: Saturday April 7, 2018
...the core institutions of government, business, and the media in 20 of the 28 countries surveyed by the Edelman Trust Barometer. Trade displacing jobs, technology displacing workers and jobs, short-termism...
Date: Tuesday December 19, 2017