Thursday, September 16, 2010

CBC accountable to no one!

Of the 70 federal institutions that have had to comply since 2007, the CBC is the only one that has been resisting and has got so many complaints about its lack of transparency.

In fact, of the total amount of complaints against federal institutions, more than 85% are against the public broadcaster alone.

Canadian taxpayers fund the CBC with an annual subsidy of in excess of $1 billion. Even though the corporation’s ratings have dropped year after year, it continues to receive more and more public funding.

read the rest at Ottawa Sun

Some more at the Iceman blog

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