Bill Doskoch: Media, BPS*, Film, Minutiae

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G&M on the U.S. newspapers crisis

From Saturday's Globe and Mail: Is democracy written in disappearing ink? Main story. Starts off by looking at the potential demise of the San Francisco Chronicle, which would leave San Fran as the first major U.S. city without a daily newspaper. Operation rescue A sidebar on new business models. Team of rivals Some new organizations […]

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Why Stewart vs. Cramer resonated

Globe and Mail writer Ian Brown dissects why Jon Stewart’s epic takedown of financial pundit Jim Cramer resonated.

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'No success without suffering. No freedom without sacrifice'

CTV's Paul Workman writes that murdered Afghan journalist Javed 'Jojo' Yazamy — a freelance CTV cameraman and 'fixer' in Afghanistan — lived those words until bullets cut him down in Kandahar city on Tuesday. For background, until he became Washington bureau chief, Workman had been South Asia bureau chief and one of our main correspondents in […]

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