Archive for August 28th, 2009

Clement: No Copyright Bill Until Late 2009 At the Earliest, Spring 2010 Possible

CBC's Spark has posted video of a media scrum with Industry Minister Tony Clement following last night's town hall meeting.  The full video is worth watching (embedded below), but I think the key comment comes toward the end when he discusses the timing of a new bill. In answer to […]

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August 28, 2009 Comments are Disabled Stop CDMCA

Clement: No Copyright Bill Until Late 2009 At the Earliest, Spring 2010 Possible

CBC's Spark has posted video of a media scrum with Industry Minister Tony Clement following last night's town hall meeting.  The full video is worth watching (embedded below), but I think the key comment comes toward the end when he discusses the timing of a new bill. In answer to […]

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August 28, 2009 8 comments News

Why Did Security Guards Stop CFS From Distributing Flyers at the Copyright Town Hall?

The Canadian Federation of Students has issued a press release disclosing a disturbing incident just prior to last night's townhall in Toronto.  CFS says that students attempted to distribute a flyer outlining the organization's position on fair copyright outside the townhall.  The students involved were approached by private security guards […]

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August 28, 2009 Comments are Disabled Stop CDMCA

Why Did Security Guards Stop CFS From Distributing Flyers at the Copyright Town Hall?

The Canadian Federation of Students has issued a press release disclosing a disturbing incident just prior to last night's townhall in Toronto.  CFS says that students attempted to distribute a flyer outlining the organization's position on fair copyright outside the townhall.  The students involved were approached by private security guards […]

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August 28, 2009 19 comments News

Now Magazine on the Toronto Town Hall

"The town hall that didn't invite the town."

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August 28, 2009 Comments are Disabled Must Reads