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Advertising Campaigns

Nov 19, 2001 — Ad Campaign

Broken Promises for Local Television

FRIENDS Hill Times ad urges MPs to demand CTV restore local television.

Apr 23, 2001 — Ad Campaign

I Am Canadian

Despite subsidies, protection, private conventional broadcasters present mostly American programming in prime time

Apr 9, 2001 — Ad Campaign

Convergence & Canada's Newsrooms

Broadcasters take points of view on convergence: CanWest will integrate newsrooms, while Québecor will maintain separate ones.

Nov 17, 2000 — Ad Campaign

A Question for the Candidates from voters in Newfoundland & Labrador

MPs from Newfoundland and Labrador must work to restore Here & Now.

Jan 16, 1997 — Ad Campaign

The Copps Contradiction

The Hon. Sheila Copps, Minister of Canadian Heritage, contradicts herself regarding cuts to CBC. CEP Local 87-M and Friends of Canadian Broadcasting ran this 60-second ad 60 times on Hamilton radio station CHML during the past week.

Audio Listen to the ad here