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Fake news poisoning the info-well of U.S. presidential race

There are websites out there that exist to put fake stories on the Internet, and during the 2016 U.S. presidential cycle, they are enjoying boom times. And such stories are trickling into the mainstream.

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Montreal police sought to monitor journos’ communications

A new development in this police state scandal in Quebec: That two La Presse journalists were covered by a warrant that made them targets of electronic surveillance.

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Blame the judges for Quebec journo surveillance scandal: Hébert

Columnist Chantal Hébert takes a scathing look at the role of the judiciary in Quebec’s journalist surveillance scandal.

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