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Ed the Sock

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07 octobre 2019

Canadian journalism is in crisis. CBC’s long-term funding is uncertain. Foreign big tech is running wild. FRIENDs invited outspoken Canadian comic character Ed the Sock to get the message out — and you can bet he pulled no punches.

Ed the Sock

Canada's #1 Source of News is Facebook?!?! - Ed the Sock

Ed the Sock finds out that Canada’s #1 source of news is….Facebook?!

“The majority of us get our big scoops from some guy who got it from some guy who got it from someone else who heard it on the bus! No wonder our way of life and democracy is being undermined by foreign troll farms!"

Want to learn more about the Canadian tax loopholes that subsidize foreign big tech and how you can tell our government to support our own journalism instead? Sign our Petition to Close the Loophole now!

Good job, CBC - Ed the Sock

Ed the Sock explains why both Liberal and Conservatives calling the CBC biased is actually a good thing!

“Biased? Unfair? When both sides complain it means CBC News is doing its job holding our politicians’ feet to the fire regardless of party. Do you want to put your faith in on-line news sources? Or CBC news – driving politicians crazy with facts!”

Want to learn more about the Canadian tax loopholes that subsidize foreign big tech and how you can tell our government increase funding for CBC instead? Sign our CBC Fight for 50 Petition now!

Close the ^%&#*% Loophole! - Ed the Sock

Ed the Sock doesn’t like being treated like a doormat. That’s why he wants the Canadian government to stand up foreign tech companies that spread hate speech and junk news in our country.

“Our government gives Facebook and other US tech giants nearly 3 billion dollars in subsidies — more than twice what they give CBC to counter disinformation.”

Want to learn more about the Canadian tax loopholes that subsidize foreign big tech and how you can tell our government to support our own journalism instead? Sign our Petition to Close the Loophole now!

CBC can't live on ramen noodles - Ed the Sock

Ed the Sock wonders why CBC lives on a diet of ramen noodles while our government lets foreign tech giants like Netflix take billions out of our country without requiring them to reinvest in Canadian content.

“We owned the podium. Now we can own the medium. But just like Olympic training and basketball, we won’t get there without money!”

Want to learn more about the Canadian tax loopholes that subsidize foreign big tech and how you can tell our government increase funding for CBC instead? Sign our CBC Fight for 50 Petition now!

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