Tyler Dawson

June 12, 2021

-National Post


There is no reason why the federal government can’t swiftly introduce — and pass — legislation to level the playing field between conventional media and big tech, the president of Unifor said on Monday.

Jerry Dias, whose union represents journalists in newsrooms across Canada, including the National Post, said the Liberals must pass legislation to force tech giants like Google and Facebook to pay for news content in order to protect Canadian media companies — and democracy.