Journalism in the Age of Trump
On the eve of the federal election, a veteran Canadian editor explores news, fake news, “News Deserts” and their impact on our democracy.
The traditional media business model is broken, a new one is yet to emerge, and American corporate giants continue to sweep up 75 per cent of all digital revenues in Canada.
Haroon Siddiqui, O.Ont., C.M., a longtime Massey Senior Fellow, is Editorial Page Editor Emeritus of the Toronto Star. He has just finished a three-year stint as Distinguished Visiting Professor at Ryerson University.