Where do the Conservatives stand on Public Broadcasting and Cultural Sovereignty?
Feb 10, 2006
A briefing note for FRIENDS of Canadian Broadcasting supporters from Ian Morrison
Post-election briefing note to FRIENDS supporters concludes there is a huge and troubling gap between the 2006 policy statements of Stephen Harper's Conservatives and their past comments on public broadcasting and cultural sovereignty, and suggests a hidden agenda.
FRIENDS briefs members of the House of Commons Heritage Committee on a new survey which finds strong support for the CBC and widespread belief that the Conservative government is hostile to the public broadcaster.