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CJF J-Talk: Reporting with Care on Intimate Partner Violence

The Canadian Journalism Foundation organizes a panel discussion on reporting intimate partner violence. Journalists Molly Hayes and Jana Pruden (The Globe and Mail), Hannah Sung (co-founder of Media Girlfriends) and Michael Friscolanti (editor-in-chief of Village Media) share their experiences and insights on the challenges and responsibilities of covering intimate partner violence stories. (March 7, 2024)
Public Record

Banff Media Festival – In Conversation with Heritage Minister Pascale St-Onge

The 2024 Banff World Media Festival brings together the world's top studio executives, creators, producers, showrunners, talent and media companies to connect and do business. Canadian Heritage Minister Pascale St-Onge delivers the opening keynote address on issues affecting Canadian content. (June 9, 2024)
Headline Politics

Daily Recap - July 18, 2024

Minister Blair then takes questions from the media about Carignan's appointment and the feasibility of Canada reaching the NATO defence spending target of two per cent of GDP by 2032. General Carignan speaks with reporters following the ceremony, discussing her thoughts about being the first woman to lead the CAF and the state of Canada's military. In Ottawa, Bloc Québécois leader Yves-François Blanchet criticizes Minister Guilbeault's decision to issue a possible federal decree protecting woodland caribou, in order to force the province of Quebec to protect this species in three distribution zones. He called on the federal Environment Minister to immediately suspend his proposed decree, believing that he lacked the legitimacy to do so. He then answers journalists' questions on the latest polls, threats to elected officials, Minister O'Regan's resignation, the upcoming by-election in the Montreal region and Foreign Affairs Minister Mélanie Joly's current visit to China. In a ceremony at the Canadian War Museum in Ottawa, command of the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) is transferred from General Wayne Eyre, the outgoing chief of the defence staff, to Lieutenant-General Jennie Carignan, who is also promoted to general during the event. Governor General Mary Simon, Canada’s commander-in-chief, presides over the ceremony. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Defence Minister Bill Blair are among those giving remarks.
CPAC Special

2024 Republican National Convention

Republican Party delegates gather in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, from July 15 to 19 to adopt their party’s platform and confirm the nomination of Donald Trump as their candidate for the 2024 United States presidential election. Video courtesy of C-SPAN.
Headline Politics

Daily Recap - July 18, 2024

Minister Blair then takes questions from the media about Carignan's appointment and the feasibility of Canada reaching the NATO defence spending target of two per cent of GDP by 2032. General Carignan speaks with reporters following the ceremony, discussing her thoughts about being the first woman to lead the CAF and the state of Canada's military. In Ottawa, Bloc Québécois leader Yves-François Blanchet criticizes Minister Guilbeault's decision to issue a possible federal decree protecting woodland caribou, in order to force the province of Quebec to protect this species in three distribution zones. He called on the federal Environment Minister to immediately suspend his proposed decree, believing that he lacked the legitimacy to do so. He then answers journalists' questions on the latest polls, threats to elected officials, Minister O'Regan's resignation, the upcoming by-election in the Montreal region and Foreign Affairs Minister Mélanie Joly's current visit to China. In a ceremony at the Canadian War Museum in Ottawa, command of the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) is transferred from General Wayne Eyre, the outgoing chief of the defence staff, to Lieutenant-General Jennie Carignan, who is also promoted to general during the event. Governor General Mary Simon, Canada’s commander-in-chief, presides over the ceremony. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Defence Minister Bill Blair are among those giving remarks.
Public Record

Public Policy Forum Growth Summit 2024: Productivity Case Study on Housing

The Public Policy Forum’s 2024 Canada Growth Summit brings together the top minds in policy, business, investment and government in Toronto to discuss economic policy and Canada’s productivity. Ramtin Attar (Promise Robotics) and Ana Bailão (Dream Unlimited Corp.) join Zi-Ann Lum (POLITICO) to discuss the housing situation from the perspective of innovators. (April 11, 2024)
Public Record

Banff Media Festival – In Conversation with Heritage Minister Pascale St-Onge

The 2024 Banff World Media Festival brings together the world's top studio executives, creators, producers, showrunners, talent and media companies to connect and do business. Canadian Heritage Minister Pascale St-Onge delivers the opening keynote address on issues affecting Canadian content. (June 9, 2024)
Supreme Court Hearings

Trevor Ian James Lindsay v. His Majesty the King

Did the majority of the Court of Appeal of Alberta err in upholding the trial judge’s decision? Did the Court of Appeal err in upholding the decision that s. 25 of the Criminal Code did not protect the appellant from criminal liability? Did the majority of the Court of the Appeal err in upholding the trial judge’s decision that the prosecution had proven the elements of aggravated assault beyond reasonable doubt? (Case #40569) (December 14, 2023)
Supreme Court Hearings

Attorney General of Ontario v. Working Families Coalition (Canada) Inc.

This case concerns the third party spending limits most recently added to the Election Finances Act in 2021. Do the changes made to the Election Finances Act regarding third party spending limits infringe the informational component of the right to vote? Evaluating constitutionality of limits imposed by Ontario Election Finances Act, on third party political advertising expenditures in Ontario during 12-month pre-writ period before a fixed date provincial election. Does s. 37.10.1(2) of Election Finances Act, unjustifiably infringes s. 3 of Charter of Rights? Did the majority of Court of Appeal err by reformulating test in Harper v. Canada?
Public Record

Nunavut Premier at Canadian Club of Ottawa

Nunavut Premier P.J. Akeeagok delivers a keynote address at an event hosted by the Canadian Club of Ottawa. (April 29, 2024)
In Committee from the Senate of Canada

Indigenous Peoples - April 17, 2024

Indigenous Peoples - April 17, 2024 Senators meet on various committees to examine legislation through discussions, presentations, expert panels and more.
In Committee from the Senate of Canada

Indigenous Peoples - April 30, 2024

Indigenous Peoples - April 30, 2024 Senators meet on various committees to examine legislation through discussions, presentations, expert panels and more.
In Committee from the Senate of Canada

Indigenous Peoples - May 22, 2024

Indigenous Peoples - May 22, 2024 Senators meet on various committees to examine legislation through discussions, presentations, expert panels and more.
Public Record

The Value of Universities to Quebec and Canada

The Consortium of English Language CEGEPs, Colleges and Universities of Quebec and the McGill Institute for the Study of Canada host a roundtable on the value of universities to Quebec and Canada at the McGill Faculty Club in Montreal. Graham Carr (president and vice-chancellor, Concordia University), Sébastien Lebel-Grenier (principal and vice-chancellor, Bishop’s University), Deep Saini (president and vice-chancellor, McGill University), Martine St-Victor (general manager, Edelman Montreal), and Val Walker (CEO, Business + Higher Education Roundtable) participate in the panel discussion moderated by Francine Pelletier (journalist-in-residence at Concordia University). (March 13, 2024)
Public Record

2024 Progress Summit: Indigenous Creators Tell Their Stories

Progressive leaders from across Canada gather at the Broadbent Institute's 2024 Progress Summit in Ottawa. This summit is traditionally the largest annual progressive political conference in Canada. This year’s theme is “Making the Good Society.” Thought leaders, elected officials, and frontline activists look at Ed Broadbent's legacy, ideas and fight for social equality and justice for ordinary Canadians. In this session, traditional hoop and powwow dancer James Jones and entrepreneur Ashley Michel share their personal stories and inspire future generations by reclaiming their culture. Jared Walker, member of the board of directors of the Broadbent Insitute, moderates the conversation. (April 11, 2024)
Public Record

2024 Progress Summit: Panel Discussion on 2SLGBTQI+ Issues

Progressive leaders from across Canada gather at the Broadbent Institute's 2024 Progress Summit in Ottawa. This summit is traditionally the largest annual progressive political conference in Canada. This year’s theme is “Making the Good Society.” Thought leaders, elected officials, and frontline activists look at Ed Broadbent's legacy, ideas and fight for social equality and justice for ordinary Canadians. Fae Johnstone (executive director, Wisdom2Action) and Debbie Owusu-Akyeeah (executive director, Canadian Centre for Gender and Sexual Diversity) sits down with Luke LeBrun (editor, PressProgress) to discuss queer, trans, and labour movements against the far-right. (April 11, 2024)
Public Record

CJF J-Talk: Misinformation in the Age of AI

The Canadian Journalism Foundation (CJF) holds a discussion on the potential implications of generative AI on media credibility and the future of journalism. The panelists discuss the dangers of AI- generated misinformation and disinformation and the ways journalists and news organizations can effectively build and maintain the public's trust and confidence in the media. Dalia Hashim (program and research lead for AI and media integrity at the Partnership on AI), Patrick Dell (senior visuals editor at The Globe and Mail), Charlie Beckett (professor of practice, director of Polis and the Polis/LSE Journalism and AI project) and Alfred Hermida (professor, School of Journalism, Writing, and Media at the University of British Columbia) talk about these tectonic shifts in the media landscape. (January 23, 2024)
Public Record

Democracy XChange 2024: In Conversation with Director of 'Navalny' Documentary

At the Democracy XChange summit in Toronto, Canadian director Daniel Roher discusses his Academy-Award-winning documentary 'Navalny' with award-winning investigative journalist Christo Grozev and journalist Lisa LaFlamme. The theme of the fifth edition of the DXC summit is "courage through chaos". (April 13, 2024)
Public Record

Nunavut Premier at Canadian Club of Ottawa

Nunavut Premier P.J. Akeeagok delivers a keynote address at an event hosted by the Canadian Club of Ottawa. (April 29, 2024)
Public Record

Democracy XChange 2024: Canada Amidst Chaos

At the Democracy XChange summit in Toronto, Steven Hassan (founding director of the Freedom of Mind Resource Center), Michael Wernick (Jarislowsky chair in public sector management at the University of Ottawa), and Leah West (associate professor of international affairs at the Norman Paterson School of International Affairs) take part in a discussion on threats to democracy and the possibility of another Trump presidency. Karim Bardeesy (executive director of the Dais) moderates the conversation. The theme of the fifth edition of the DXC summit is "courage through chaos". (April 13, 2024)
Public Record

Public Policy Forum Growth Summit 2024: Productivity Panel

The Public Policy Forum’s 2024 Canada Growth Summit brings together the top minds in policy, business, investment and government in Toronto to discuss economic policy and Canada’s productivity. Trevor Tombe (University of Calgary), Carolyn Wilkins ( Princeton University), Kaylie Tiessen (Unifor) and Dan O’Brien (Institute of International and European Affairs) join Heather Scoffield (Business Council of Canada) to discuss why productivity is deteriorating in Canada. (April 11, 2024)
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