Communications

Culinary Arts
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Robin Gill shares her top Vancouver cultural spots

The Global National Weekend anchor reveals her favourite restaurants, wines, and what kind of art she collects at home.

Gage Skidmore
Communications
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The Trump effect in Canada: A 600 per cent increase in online hate speech

Canadian media outlets shouldn’t be too smug about their adherence to the practice of fair and balanced journalism, according to Nadia Naffi

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Society
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Hugh Hefner’s legacy: Narrow visions of sex and beauty

With the death of Hugh Hefner, the architect of the Playboy empire, comes tributes of his life. One wonders about his origin story, why he loved wear pajamas.

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Television
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One-on-one with Global National anchor Dawna Friesen

The Winnipeg-born journalist talks candidly about sexism, news bloopers, and the fine line between family and work

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Music
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Inside the mind of CBC Radio's Susan Marjetti

A one-on-one conversation with Canadian radio’s most influential executive

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Television
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Can Bill Nye really save the world?

Research shows science programs mostly preach to the converted. How can these shows reach new audiences?

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Television
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Chris Brown named new CBC Moscow correspondent

Chris Brown is moving from Vancouver to Moscow, where he will cover the region in the public broadcaster’s new news bureau

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Business & Finance
896 Words

Meet two people who invisibly influence the future of CBC

Canadian Media Guild presidents Kam Rao and Jonathan Spence bring opinions from the public broadcaster’s workers to key decision makers

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Journalism
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Meet CBC Indigenous journalist Connie Walker

The award-winning reporter is on the front lines, sharing the stories of Canada’s missing and murdered Indigenous women.

Artsculture
Music
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CBC funding restored in new Liberal budget, $675 million over five years

After years of cutbacks, the CBC is getting a financial boost to “modernize and revitalize CBC/Radio Canada in the digital era.”

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Communications
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Tanner Zipchen brings a bit of the Prairies to Hollywood

The Saskatoon radio DJ gets a gig on the big screen thanks to a clever YouTube video and a talent for talk

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Television
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On the road with Carla Robinson

The CBC host talks about being the first, and still the only, Aboriginal national TV anchor on the three major Canadian networks

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