North America News

Canada Institute Announces Quebec Junior Scholar Program

Feb 04, 2010
The application deadline is February 15.

The New Media Age: Newspapers in Peril

Nov 05, 2009
Newspaper ad revenue is declining as they struggle to compete with websites. Papers are closing; others are cutting staff, bureaus, and whole sections. Two recent Wilson Center meetings explored the state of newspapers and the future of journalism.

Democratizing the Media: At What Cost?

Nov 05, 2009
Sonya Michel, director of United States Studies, considers whether journalism will survive the Internet age.

Internet Piracy: Copyright Law in Canada and the United States

Oct 14, 2009
Canada has greatly contributed to copyright infringement around the world, said Barry Sookman. He and Eric Schwartz, authors of the Canada Institute's latest One Issue Two Voices publication, discussed the critical challenges and issues posed by new digital technologies and the controversial approaches to copyright reform and enforcement in Canada and the U.S.

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