Hello and welcome to this episode of the Political Debrief podcast. Today, we are talking about Bill C-18, the online news act, a very controversial bill which aims to support Canadian journalisim. To chat about this, we are joined by Tim Louis, the Liberal MP for Kitchener-Conestoga and a member of the heritage committee.
Here are some links with additional information if you are interested:
- Canadians will no longer have access to news content on Facebook and Instagram, Meta says (CBC News)
- Understanding Bill C-18: Canada’s Online News Act explained (CTV News)
- Why Is Meta Blocking All News Links? Because Bill C-18 Covers All News Outlets (Michael Geist)