291 relations: ACTRA, Adrienne Clarkson, Advice (constitutional), Air Canada, Al Gore, Al Jazeera America, Alan Plaunt, Albert Wesley Johnson, Alphonse Ouimet, AM broadcasting, American Federation of Musicians, American Public Media, Amortization (business), An Act to amend the Copyright Act (38th Canadian Parliament, 1st Session), Anik (satellite), Anthony S. Manera, As It Happens, Audience measurement, École des beaux-arts de Montréal, Bande à part (radio), Barbados, Barry Diller, BBC, BBC World News, BBC World Service, Bell TV, Bellingham, Washington, Bermuda, Bill Morgan (producer), Blooper, Bravo (U.S. TV network), Broadcast relay station, Broadcast syndication, Broadcasting, Broadcasting, Entertainment, Cinematograph and Theatre Union, Buffalo, New York, Burlington, Vermont, Burton Kramer, C-SPAN, Call sign, Canadian dollar, Canadian federal election, 2006, Canadian Football League, Canadian Human Rights Commission, Canadian Intellectual Property Office, Canadian Journalism Foundation, Canadian Media Guild, Canadian National Railway, Canadian Radio Broadcasting Commission, Canadian Radio League, ..., Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission, Canwest, Caribbean Broadcasting Corporation, Category B services, Catherine Tait, CBC Hamilton, CBC Museum, CBC Music, CBC News, CBC News Network, CBC North, CBC Ottawa Broadcast Centre, CBC Radio, CBC Radio 3, CBC Radio One, CBC Records, CBC Television, CBC.ca, CBET-DT, CBF-FM, CBFT-DT, CBK (AM), CBLT-DT, CBMT-DT, CBUT-DT, CBW (AM), CFHD-DT, CFWH-TV, CICI-TV, CITV-DT, City (TV network), CJBC (AM), CKCX, CKWS-DT, Clear-channel station, Cloo, Closed captioning, CNN, Cogeco, Columbus Communications, Comcast, Communications, Energy and Paperworkers Union of Canada, Concentration of media ownership, Conservative Party of Canada, Coronation Street, Crown corporations of Canada, CTV News Channel (Canada), CTV Television Network, Current TV, David Bazay, Davidson Dunton, Death and state funeral of Pierre Trudeau, Definitely Not the Opera, Dene, Department of Canadian Heritage, Detroit, Digital audio, Digital cable, Digital Radio Mondiale, Digital terrestrial television in Canada, Documentary Channel (Canada), Dominion Network, Dominion of Newfoundland, Federal Court of Canada, First inauguration of Barack Obama, FM broadcasting, Frank (magazine), Free-to-air, French Canadians, Gérard Veilleux, George Forrester Davidson, Global Television Network, Government of Canada, Governor General of Canada, Graham Spry, Greater Sudbury, Grenada, Gwich’in language, Hamilton, Ontario, Hertz, High-definition television, HLN (TV network), Hockey Night in Canada, Howard B. Chase, Hubert Lacroix, Ice hockey, Ici ARTV, Ici Explora, Ici Musique, Ici Radio-Canada Première, Ici Radio-Canada Télé, Ici RDI, Ici TOU.TV, Indigenous peoples in Canada, International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees, Inuktitut, ITV Studios, Jamaica, James Moore (Canadian politician), Jean-Robert Gauthier, Jeanne Sauvé, Jian Ghomeshi, Joe Fontana, Joel Hyatt, Julie Miville-Dechêne, Kathryn Borel, Kermit Schafer, King-in-Council, Kingston, Ontario, Kirk LaPointe, La Cité collégiale, La Soirée du hockey, Laurent Picard, Leonard Brockington, List of Canadian federal general elections, List of Canadian specialty channels, Lockout (industry), Logo of NBC, London, Ontario, Louis Lalande, Maine Public Broadcasting Network, Mass media, Massey Lectures, Media of Canada, Meteorological Service of Canada, Michaëlle Jean, Minister of Canadian Heritage, Moncton, Montreal, Multi-Choice TV (Barbados), National Hockey League, National Union of Journalists, NBC, NBCUniversal, Network affiliate, New Hampshire Public Radio, News, Newsworld International, NHL on Sportsnet, Northeast blackout of 2003, Northwest Territories, NPR, Nunavut, Ontario, Ottawa, Parliament of Canada, PBS, Perrin Beatty, Persecution of Falun Gong, Pervez Musharraf, Peter Mansbridge, Pierre Juneau, Power Corporation of Canada, Premier (Canada), President of the United States, Public broadcasting, Public Francophone Radios, Public Radio International, Q (radio show), Quebec, R. B. Bennett, Radio, Radio Canada International, Radio network, Radio station, Réseau des sports, René Lévesque, René Morin, Robert Rabinovitch, Rogers Cable, Rogers Media, Royal Commission on Radio Broadcasting, RTHK, Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Satellite radio, Seattle, September 11 attacks, Shortwave radio, Sirius Canada, Sirius Satellite Radio, Sirius XM Holdings, SiriusXM Canada, Slaight Communications, Smartphone, Spoonerism, Sportsnet, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, State-owned enterprise, Station identification, Stephen Harper, Stingray Music, Swissair Flight 111, Tablet computer, Television, Television licence, Television network, Terrestrial television, The Bahamas, The Canadian Press, The Forest Rangers, The Hamilton Spectator, The Journal (Canadian TV series), The National (TV program), The Red Green Show, Toledo, Ohio, Tony Burman, Toronto, Toronto Star, Trademark, Trans-Canada Network, Trinidad and Tobago, Trio (TV network), TVOntario, United States presidential election, United States presidential election, 2004, Urban legend, USA Network, Vancouver, Vermont Public Radio, Vice President of the United States, Vidéotron, Vince Carlin, Vivendi, Washington (state), Washington, D.C., Wayne and Shuster, Weatheradio Canada, Web portal, Website, Whitehorse, Yukon, William T. Armstrong, Windsor Star, Windsor, Ontario, Winnipeg, WireTap (radio program), Writers Guild of Canada, Yellowknife, Yukon, 2005 Canadian federal budget, 720p. Expand index (241 more) » « Shrink index
The Alliance of Canadian Cinema, Television and Radio Artists (ACTRA) is a Canadian labour union representing performers in English-language media.
Adrienne Louise Clarkson (née Poy, February 10, 1939) is a Hong Kong-born Canadian journalist and stateswoman who served as Governor General of Canada, the 26th since Canadian Confederation.
Advice, in constitutional law, is formal, usually binding, instruction given by one constitutional officer of state to another.
Air Canada is the flag carrier and largest airline of Canada by fleet size and passengers carried.
Albert Arnold Gore Jr. (born March 31, 1948) is an American politician and environmentalist who served as the 45th Vice President of the United States from 1993 to 2001.
Al Jazeera America (AJAM) was an American basic cable and satellite news television channel owned by the Al Jazeera Media Network.
Alan Butterworth Plaunt (March 25, 1904 - September 12, 1941) was a Canadian broadcasting pioneer, journalist and activist.
Albert Wesley ("Al") Johnson, (October 18, 1923 – November 9, 2010) was a Canadian civil servant, former president of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, professor in the department of political science at the University of Toronto, and author.
Joseph-Alphonse Ouimet, (June 12, 1908 – December 20, 1988) was a Canadian television pioneer and president of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) from 1958 to 1967 Born in Montreal, he received a degree in electrical engineering from McGill University in 1932.
AM broadcasting is a radio broadcasting technology, which employs amplitude modulation (AM) transmissions.
The American Federation of Musicians of the United States and Canada (AFM/AFofM) is a 501(c)(5) labor union representing professional musicians in the United States and Canada.
American Public Media (APM) is the second largest producer and distributor of public radio programs in the United States after NPR.
In business, amortization refers to spreading payments over multiple periods.
An Act to amend the Copyright Act (Bill C-60) was a proposed law to amend the Copyright Act initiated by the Government of Canada in the First Session of the Thirty-Eighth Parliament.
The Anik satellites are a series of geostationary communications satellites launched by Telesat Canada for television in Canada, from 1972 through 2013.
Anthony Manera was President of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation from 1993 to 1995.
As It Happens is a Canadian interview show that airs on CBC Radio One in Canada and various public radio stations in the United States through Public Radio International.
Audience measurement measures how many people are in an audience, usually in relation to radio listenership and television viewership, but also in relation to newspaper and magazine readership and, increasingly, web traffic on websites.
École des beaux-arts de Montréal (The School of Fine Arts in Montreal; EBAM) was an educational institution founded in Quebec in 1922.
Bande à part was the name of a website, a radio show on Radio-Canada and Sirius Satellite Radio station in Canada, active from 1996 to 2013, that were devoted primarily to French Canadian arts and music.
Barbados is an island country in the Lesser Antilles of the West Indies, in the Caribbean region of North America.
Barry Charles Diller (born February 2, 1942) is an American businessman.
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) is a British public service broadcaster.
BBC World News is the BBC's international news and current affairs television channel.
The BBC World Service, the world's largest international broadcaster, broadcasts radio and television news, speech and discussions in over 30 languages to many parts of the world on analogue and digital shortwave platforms, Internet streaming, podcasting, satellite, DAB, FM and MW relays.
Bell TV (Bell Télé; formerly known as Bell ExpressVu, Dish Network Canada, ExpressVu Dish Network, and now sometimes known as Bell Satellite TV to distinguish the service from Bell's IPTV Fibe TV service), is the division of BCE Inc. that provides satellite television service across Canada.
Bellingham is the largest city in and the county seat of Whatcom County in the U.S. state of Washington.
Bermuda is a British Overseas Territory in the North Atlantic Ocean.
Bill Morgan is an Australian Canadian journalist, best known as a television producer for CBC News.
A blooper is a short clip from a film or video production, usually a deleted scene, containing a mistake made by a member of the cast or crew.
Bravo is an American cable and satellite television network, launched on December 1, 1980.
A broadcast relay station, satellite station, relay transmitter, broadcast translator (U.S.), rebroadcaster (Canada), repeater (two-way radio), or complementary station (Mexico) is a broadcast transmitter which repeats, or transponds, the signal of another radio station or television station usually to an area not covered by the signal of the originating station.
Broadcasting syndication is the license to broadcast television programs and radio programs by multiple television stations and radio stations, without going through a broadcast network.
Broadcasting is the distribution of audio or video content to a dispersed audience via any electronic mass communications medium, but typically one using the electromagnetic spectrum (radio waves), in a one-to-many model.
The Broadcasting, Entertainment, Communications and Theatre Union (BECTU) became a sector of the Prospect trade union in the United Kingdom on 1 January 2017 following the merger of BECTU with Prospect.
Buffalo is the second largest city in the state of New York and the 81st most populous city in the United States.
Burlington is the most populous city in the U.S. state of Vermont and the seat of Chittenden County.
Burton Kramer, (born 1932) is a prominent graphic designer and artist who lives and works in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
C-SPAN, an acronym for Cable-Satellite Public Affairs Network, is an American cable and satellite television network that was created in 1979 by the cable television industry as a public service.
In broadcasting and radio communications, a call sign (also known as a call name or call letters—and historically as a call signal—or abbreviated as a call) is a unique designation for a transmitter station.
The Canadian dollar (symbol: $; code: CAD; dollar canadien) is the currency of Canada.
The 2006 Canadian federal election (more formally, the 39th General Election) was held on January 23, 2006, to elect members of the House of Commons of Canada of the 39th Parliament of Canada.
The Canadian Football League (CFL; Ligue canadienne de football, LCF) is a professional sports league in Canada.
The Canadian Human Rights Commission (CHRC) was established in 1977 by the government of Canada.
The Canadian Intellectual Property Office (CIPO; Office de la propriété intellectuelle du Canada) is the patent, trademark, and copyright administration body of Canada.
Founded in 1990, The Canadian Journalism Foundation (CJF) is a non-profit organization that promotes Canadian journalism by celebrating journalistic achievement through an annual awards program; by operating journalism websites, J-Source.ca (English) and ProjetJ.ca (French), in cooperation with the country’s journalism schools; by organizing events that facilitate dialogue among journalists, business people, government officials, academics and students about the role of the media in Canadian society; and by fostering opportunities for journalism education, training and research.
The Canadian Media Guild (CMG) is a trade union representing employees at the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (outside Quebec and New Brunswick), the Canadian Press, Thomson Reuters, Agence France-Presse, the Aboriginal Peoples Television Network, Corus Entertainment, CJRC Radio in Gatineau, Que., TVOntario and ZoomerMedia.
The Canadian National Railway Company (Compagnie des chemins de fer nationaux du Canada) is a Canadian Class I freight railway headquartered in Montreal, Quebec that serves Canada and the Midwestern and Southern United States.
The Canadian Radio Broadcasting Commission (CRBC) was Canada's first public broadcaster and the immediate precursor to the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.
The Canadian Radio League was a public pressure group led by Graham Spry and Alan Plaunt to mobilize support for the establishment of public broadcasting in Canada.
The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC, Conseil de la radiodiffusion et des télécommunications canadiennes) is a public organization in Canada with mandate as a regulatory agency for broadcasting and telecommunications.
Canwest Global Communications Corporation, which operated under the corporate name, Canwest, was a major Canadian media company based in Winnipeg, Manitoba, with its head offices at Canwest Place.
The Caribbean Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) is a public radio and television broadcaster, located in Barbados.
A Category B service is a Canadian specialty television channel which, as defined by the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission, may be carried by all digital cable television and direct broadcast satellite providers.
Catherine Tait is the president and CEO of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, the national public radio and television broadcaster.
CBC Hamilton is the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation's digital-only local news operation serving the city of Hamilton, Ontario, which launched on May 9, 2012.
The CBC Museum was dedicated to the preserving the physical heritage and archival materials relating to the history of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC).
CBC Music (formerly known as CBC FM, CBC Stereo and CBC Radio 2) is a Canadian FM radio network operated by the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.
CBC News is the division of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation responsible for the news gathering and production of news programs on the corporation's English-language operations, namely CBC Television, CBC Radio, CBC News Network, and CBC.ca.
CBC News Network (formerly CBC Newsworld) is a Canadian English-language news channel owned and operated by the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC).
CBC North (ᓰᐲᓰ ᐊᑭᐊᖅᑕᖅᑐᒥ; ᓰᐲᓰ ᒌᐌᑎᓅᑖᐦᒡ; Radio-Canada Nord) is the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation's radio and television service in Northern Canada (i.e., Yukon, Northwest Territories, Nunavut, Northern Quebec).
The CBC Ottawa Broadcast Centre is an office and studio complex located on Sparks Street in downtown Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
CBC Radio is the English-language radio operations of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.
CBC Radio 3 is a radio network that consists of two parts devoted to Canadian arts and music: a radio service which is available on Sirius XM Satellite Radio and streaming audio, and several daily and weekly podcasts from the CBC Radio 3 website.
CBC Radio One is the English-language news and information radio network of the publicly owned Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.
CBC Records was a Canadian record label owned and operated by the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, which distributed CBC programming, including live concert performances, in album and digital format(s).
CBC Television (also known as simply "CBC") is a Canadian English-language broadcast television network that is owned by the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, the national public broadcaster. The network began operations on September 6, 1952. Its French-language counterpart is Ici Radio-Canada Télé. Headquartered at the Canadian Broadcasting Centre in Toronto, CBC Television is available throughout Canada on over-the-air television stations in urban centres and as a must-carry station on cable and satellite television. Almost all of the CBC's programming is produced in Canada. Although CBC Television is supported by public funding, commercial advertising revenue supplements the network, in contrast to CBC Radio and public broadcasters from several other countries, which are commercial-free.
CBC.ca is the English-language online service of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.
CBET-DT, virtual and VHF digital channel 9, is a CBC Television owned-and-operated television station licensed to Windsor, Ontario, Canada.
CBF-FM is a French-language Canadian radio station licensed to Montreal, Quebec.
CBFT-DT, virtual channel 2 (UHF digital channel 19), is the flagship station of the French language service of Ici Radio-Canada Télé located in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
CBK is a Canadian clear-channel station, broadcasting the CBC Radio One network at 540 AM to most of southern Saskatchewan.
CBLT-DT, virtual channel 5 (UHF digital channel 20), is the flagship station of the English language service of CBC Television located in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
CBMT-DT, virtual channel 6 (UHF digital channel 21), is a CBC Television owned-and-operated television station in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
CBUT-DT, virtual channel 2 (UHF digital channel 43), is a CBC Television owned-and-operated television station located in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, which serves as the Pacific Time Zone flagship of the network.
CBW is the call sign of the CBC Radio One station in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
CFHD-DT (branded as ICI Television) is an independent multicultural television station in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
CFWH-TV was the television call sign for the CBC's television station in Whitehorse, Yukon.
CICI-TV is the CTV owned-and-operated television station in Sudbury, Ontario, Canada.
CITV-DT, VHF channel 13, is a Global owned-and-operated television station located in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.
City (formerly known as Citytv) is a Canadian television network owned by the Rogers Media subsidiary of Rogers Communications.
CJBC is a Canadian Class A clear-channel station, which broadcasts at 860 AM in Toronto, Ontario.
CKCX was the callsign used for the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation's shortwave transmitter complex near Sackville, New Brunswick at the Tantramar Marshes.
CKWS-DT is a television station serving Kingston, Ontario, Canada.
A clear-channel station is an AM radio station in North America that has the highest protection from interference from other stations, particularly concerning night-time skywave propagation.
Cloo (stylized as cloo) is a defunct American digital cable television channel with programming originally dedicated to the crime and mystery genres, though it often fell out of this format in its later years with a more generic selection of series and films, and was used as an example of channel drift and superfluous channel bundling, presenting series easily found through other venues.
Closed captioning (CC) and subtitling are both processes of displaying text on a television, video screen, or other visual display to provide additional or interpretive information.
Cable News Network (CNN) is an American basic cable and satellite television news channel and an independent subsidiary of AT&T's WarnerMedia.
Cogeco Inc. is a Canadian telecommunications and media company headquartered in Montreal, Quebec, which serves residential and commercial customers through various subsidiaries.
Columbus Communications is a cable television, telephone, and Broadband speed Internet service provider.
Comcast Corporation (formerly registered as Comcast Holdings)Before the AT&T merger in 2001, the parent company was Comcast Holdings Corporation.
Communications, Energy and Paperworkers Union of Canada, abbreviated CEP in English and SCEP in French, was a largely private sector labour union with 150,000 members, active from 1992 to 2013.
Concentration of media ownership (also known as media consolidation or media convergence) is a process whereby progressively fewer individuals or organizations control increasing shares of the mass media.
The Conservative Party of Canada (Parti conservateur du Canada), colloquially known as the Tories, is a political party in Canada.
Coronation Street (also informally referred to as Corrie) is a British soap opera created by Granada Television and shown on ITV since 9 December 1960.
Canadian Crown corporations are state-owned enterprises owned by the Sovereign of Canada (i.e. the Crown).
CTV News Channel is a Canadian English language Category C specialty channel that is owned by Bell Media (a wholly owned subsidiary of Bell Canada).
The CTV Television Network (commonly referred to as CTV) is an English-language broadcast television network in Canada launched in 1961.
Current TV was an American television channel from August 1, 2005 to August 20, 2013.
David J. Bazay (July 12, 1939 – October 30, 2005) was a Canadian journalist for the CBC and later the English language ombudsman.
Arnold Davidson Dunton, (July 4, 1912 – February 7, 1987) was a Canadian educator and public administrator, from 1943 to 1958 chairman of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.
The death and state funeral of Pierre Trudeau took place in September 2000.
Definitely Not the Opera (or simply DNTO) is a magazine-style radio program focusing on aspects of pop culture and storytelling, that aired on CBC Radio One on Saturday afternoons from 1994 until 2016.
The Dené people are an aboriginal group of First Nations who inhabit the northern boreal and Arctic regions of Canada.
The Department of Canadian Heritage, or simply Canadian Heritage (Patrimoine canadien), is the department of the Government of Canada with responsibility for policies and programs regarding the arts, culture, media, communications networks, official languages, status of women, sports, and multiculturalism.
Detroit is the most populous city in the U.S. state of Michigan, the largest city on the United States–Canada border, and the seat of Wayne County.
Digital audio is audio, or simply sound, signal that has been recorded as or converted into digital form, where the sound wave of the audio signal is encoded as numerical samples in continuous sequence, typically at CD audio quality which is 16 bit sample depth over 44.1 thousand samples per second.
Digital cable is any type of cable television distribution using digital video compression for distribution.
Digital Radio Mondiale (DRM; mondiale being Italian and French for "worldwide") is a set of digital audio broadcasting technologies designed to work over the bands currently used for analogue radio broadcasting including AM broadcasting, particularly shortwave, and FM broadcasting.
Digital terrestrial television in Canada (or digital over-the-air television (OTA) in Canada) is transmitted using the ATSC standard.
Documentary Channel (stylized as documentary Channel) is a Canadian English language Category A specialty channel owned by the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC), the National Film Board of Canada and four other independent producers.
The Dominion Network was the second English-language radio network of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation from January 1, 1944 to 1962.
Newfoundland was a British dominion from 1907 to 1949.
The Federal Court of Canada, which succeeded the Exchequer Court of Canada in 1971, was a national court of Canada that had limited jurisdiction to hear certain types of disputes arising under the federal government's legislative jurisdiction.
The first inauguration of Barack Obama as the 44th President of the United States took place on Tuesday, January 20, 2009.
FM broadcasting is a method of radio broadcasting using frequency modulation (FM) technology.
Frank is a bi-weekly Canadian scandal or satirical magazine published since 1987 in Halifax, Nova Scotia.
Free-to-air (FTA) are television (TV) and radio services broadcast in clear (unencrypted) form, allowing any person with the appropriate receiving equipment to receive the signal and view or listen to the content without requiring a subscription, other ongoing cost or one-off fee (e.g. Pay-per-view).
French Canadians (also referred to as Franco-Canadians or Canadiens; Canadien(ne)s français(es)) are an ethnic group who trace their ancestry to French colonists who settled in Canada from the 17th century onward.
Gérard Veilleux, OC (born 1942) was president of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation from 1989 to 1993.
George Forrester Davidson, (April 18, 1909 – July 22, 1995) was a Canadian civil servant and president of the CBC.
Global Television Network (more commonly called Global, or occasionally Global TV) is a privately owned Canadian English-language broadcast television network.
The Government of Canada (Gouvernement du Canada), formally Her Majesty's Government (Gouvernement de Sa Majesté), is the federal administration of Canada.
The Governor General of Canada (Gouverneure générale du Canada) is the federal viceregal representative of the.
Graham Spry, CC (February 20, 1900 - November 24, 1983) was a Canadian broadcasting pioneer, business executive, diplomat and socialist.
Greater Sudbury, commonly referred to as Sudbury, is a city in Ontario, Canada.
Grenada is a sovereign state in the southeastern Caribbean Sea consisting of the island of Grenada and six smaller islands at the southern end of the Grenadines island chain.
The Gwich’in language (Dinju Zhuh K’yuu) belongs to the Athabaskan language family and is spoken by the Gwich’in First Nation (Canada) / Alaska Native People (United States).
Hamilton is a port city in the Canadian province of Ontario.
The hertz (symbol: Hz) is the derived unit of frequency in the International System of Units (SI) and is defined as one cycle per second.
High-definition television (HDTV) is a television system providing an image resolution that is of substantially higher resolution than that of standard-definition television, either analog or digital.
HLN (Headline News) is an American basic cable and satellite television news channel that is owned by CNN.
Hockey Night in Canada (often abbreviated Hockey Night or HNIC) is a branding used for Canadian television presentations of the National Hockey League.
Howard B. Chase was chairman of the Board of Governors of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation from 1944 to 1945.
Hubert T. Lacroix (born July 13, 1955) is a Canadian lawyer and served as the President and CEO of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC), the national public radio and television broadcaster.
Ice hockey is a contact team sport played on ice, usually in a rink, in which two teams of skaters use their sticks to shoot a vulcanized rubber puck into their opponent's net to score points.
Ici ARTV (stylized as ICI ARTV) is a Canadian French language Category A specialty channel specializing in the arts and culture including music, dance, theatre, visual arts, films and scripted television series.
Ici Explora (stylized as ICI Explora) is a Canadian French language Category B specialty channel owned by the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) that focuses on science, environment, nature, and health programming.
Ici Musique (stylized as ICI Musique) is the French-language music radio service of Canada's national public broadcaster, the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (Société Radio-Canada).
Ici Radio-Canada Première (formerly Première Chaîne) is a Canadian French-language radio network, the news and information service of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (known as Société Radio-Canada in French), the public broadcaster of Canada.
Ici Radio-Canada Télé (stylized as ICI Radio-Canada TēLē, and formerly known as Télévision de Radio-Canada) is a Canadian French-language broadcast television network that is owned by the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (known in French as Société Radio-Canada), the national public broadcaster.
Ici RDI (stylized ICI RDI) is a Canadian French language Category C news channel operated by the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.
ICI TOU.TV is a French Canadian video-on-demand website launched on January 26, 2010 by the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.
Indigenous peoples in Canada, also known as Native Canadians or Aboriginal Canadians, are the indigenous peoples within the boundaries of present-day Canada.
The International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees, or IATSE (full name: International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees, Moving Picture Technicians, Artists and Allied Crafts of the United States, Its Territories and Canada), is a labor union representing over 140,000 technicians, artisans and craftspersons in the entertainment industry, including live theatre, motion picture and television production, and trade shows.
Inuktitut (syllabics ᐃᓄᒃᑎᑐᑦ; from inuk, "person" + -titut, "like", "in the manner of"), also Eastern Canadian Inuktitut, is one of the principal Inuit languages of Canada.
ITV Studios is a television production company owned by the British television broadcaster ITV plc.
Jamaica is an island country situated in the Caribbean Sea.
James Moore, (born June 10, 1976) is a Canadian politician who formerly served as the Minister of Industry in the cabinet of Prime Minister Stephen Harper.
Jean-Robert Gauthier, (October 22, 1929 – December 10, 2009) was a Canadian politician.
Jeanne Mathilde Sauvé (née Benoît, April 26, 1922 – January 26, 1993) was a Canadian journalist, politician, and stateswoman who served as Governor General of Canada, the 23rd since Canadian Confederation.
Jian Ghomeshi is a Canadian musician, writer, and former CBC radio broadcaster.
Joseph Frank "Joe" Fontana, (born January 13, 1950) is an Italian-born Canadian politician.
Joel Z Hyatt (born Joel Hyatt Zylberberg; May 6, 1950) is an American entrepreneur, lecturer, philanthropist, former attorney, and politician of the Democratic Party, most notably as a Party leader, fundraiser, and foreign policy advisor.
Julie Miville-Dechêne (born July 10, 1959) is a Canadian civil servant.
Kathryn Borel (born June 23, 1979) is a Canadian writer, editor and radio producer.
Kermit Schafer (March 24, 1914 – March 8, 1979) was an American writer and producer for radio and television in the 1950s and 1960s.
The King-in-Council or Queen-in-Council, depending on the gender of the reigning monarch, is a constitutional term in a number of states.
Kingston is a city in eastern Ontario, Canada.
Kirk LaPointe (born December 12, 1957) is a Canadian journalist and politician.
La Cité collégiale (The Collegial City; branded La Cité since November 12, 2013) is the largest French-language college in Ontario.
La Soirée du hockey (literally translated to The Night of Hockey) was a popular ice hockey show in Canada.
Laurent A. Picard, (27 October 1927– 29 August 2012) was a French-Canadian businessman and former President of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.
Leonard Walter Brockington (6 April 1888 – 15 September 1966) was a Canadian lawyer, civil servant, public figure, and the first head of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC).
This article provides a summary of results for the general (all seats contested) elections to the House of Commons, the elected lower half of Canada's federal bicameral legislative body, the Parliament of Canada.
The following is a list of Canadian specialty channels, premium television services, and most other channels not available via terrestrial television.
A lockout is a temporary work stoppage or denial of employment initiated by the management of a company during a labor dispute.
The National Broadcasting Company (NBC) has used several corporate logos over the course of its history.
London is a city in Southwestern Ontario, Canada along the Quebec City–Windsor Corridor.
Louis Lalande is the current executive vice president of French language services at Société Radio-Canada.
The Maine Public Broadcasting Network (abbreviated MPBN and branded Maine Public) is a state network of public television and radio stations located in the state of Maine in the United States.
The mass media is a diversified collection of media technologies that reach a large audience via mass communication.
The Massey Lectures are an annual five-part series of lectures on a political, cultural or philosophical topic given in Canada by a noted scholar.
Canada has a well-developed media sector, but its cultural output — particularly in English films, television shows, and magazines — is often overshadowed by imports from the United States.
The Meteorological Service of Canada (MSC; Service météorologique du Canada – SMC) is a division of Environment and Climate Change Canada, which primarily provides public meteorological information and weather forecasts and warnings of severe weather and other environmental hazards.
Michaëlle Jean (born September 6, 1957) is a Canadian stateswoman and former journalist who is the third and current Secretary-General of the Organisation internationale de la Francophonie, after succeeding Abdou Diouf in January 2015; she is the first woman to hold the position.
The Minister of Canadian Heritage (Ministre du Patrimoine canadien) is the Minister of the Crown in the Canadian Cabinet who heads the Department of Canadian Heritage, the federal government department responsible for culture, media, sports, and the arts in Canada.
Moncton is the largest city in the Canadian province of New Brunswick.
Montreal (officially Montréal) is the most populous municipality in the Canadian province of Quebec and the second-most populous municipality in Canada.
Multi-Choice TV (MCTV) is a television service provider in Barbados.
The National Hockey League (NHL; Ligue nationale de hockey—LNH) is a professional ice hockey league in North America, currently comprising 31 teams: 24 in the United States and 7 in Canada.
The National Union of Journalists (NUJ) is a trade union for journalists in the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland.
The National Broadcasting Company (NBC) is an American English language commercial broadcast television network that is a flagship property of NBCUniversal, a subsidiary of Comcast.
NBCUniversal, Inc. is an American multinational media conglomerate owned by Comcast, headquartered at Rockefeller Plaza's Comcast Building in Midtown Manhattan, New York City.
In the broadcasting industry (particularly in North America), a network affiliate or affiliated station is a local broadcaster, owned by a company other than the owner of the network, which carries some or all of the lineup of television programs or radio programs of a television or radio network.
New Hampshire Public Radio (NHPR) is the National Public Radio member network serving the state of New Hampshire.
News is information about current events.
Newsworld International (NWI) was an American news-oriented cable and satellite television network that operated from June 1994 to July 2005.
NHL on Sportsnet is the blanket title for presentations of the National Hockey League broadcast held by a Canadian media corporation, Rogers Communications showing on its television channel Sportsnet and other networks owned by or affiliated with its Rogers Media division as well as the Sportsnet Radio chain.
The Northeast blackout of 2003 was a widespread power outage throughout parts of the Northeastern and Midwestern United States and the Canadian province of Ontario on Thursday, August 14, 2003, just after 4:10 p.m. EDT.
The Northwest Territories (NT or NWT; French: les Territoires du Nord-Ouest, TNO; Athabaskan languages: Denendeh; Inuinnaqtun: Nunatsiaq; Inuktitut: ᓄᓇᑦᓯᐊᖅ) is a federal territory of Canada.
National Public Radio (usually shortened to NPR, stylized as npr) is an American privately and publicly funded non-profit membership media organization based in Washington, D.C. It serves as a national syndicator to a network of over 1,000 public radio stations in the United States.
Nunavut (Inuktitut syllabics ᓄᓇᕗᑦ) is the newest, largest, and northernmost territory of Canada.
Ontario is one of the 13 provinces and territories of Canada and is located in east-central Canada.
Ottawa is the capital city of Canada.
The Parliament of Canada (Parlement du Canada) is the federal legislature of Canada, seated at Parliament Hill in Ottawa, the national capital.
The Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) is an American public broadcaster and television program distributor.
Henry Perrin Beatty, (born June 1, 1950) is a Canadian corporate executive and former politician, who served as the Secretary of State for External Affairs during the shortly-lived Progressive Conservative government of Kim Campbell.
The persecution of Falun Gong refers to the campaign initiated in 1999 by the Chinese Communist Party to eliminate the spiritual practice of Falun Gong in China.
Pervez Musharraf (پرویز مشرف; born 11 August 1943) is a Pakistani politician and a retired four-star army general who was the tenth President of Pakistan from 2001 until tendering resignation, to avoid impeachment, in 2008.
Peter Mansbridge (born July 6, 1948), is an English-born Canadian retired news anchor.
Pierre Juneau,, (October 17, 1922 – February 21, 2012) was a Canadian film and broadcast executive, a one-time member of the Canadian Cabinet, the first chairman of the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) and subsequently president of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.
Power Corporation of Canada is a diversified international management and Canadian holding company.
In Canada, a premier is the head of government of a province or territory.
The President of the United States (POTUS) is the head of state and head of government of the United States of America.
Public broadcasting includes radio, television and other electronic media outlets whose primary mission is public service.
The Public Francophone Radios (French: Radios francophones publiques) is a group of French-speaking radio broadcasters comprising Radio France, Radio Canada, the Radio Télévision Suisse and RTBF.
Public Radio International (PRI) is an American public radio organization.
Q (styled q) is a Canadian arts magazine show produced by and airing on CBC Radio One, with syndication to public radio stations in the United States through Public Radio International.
Quebec (Québec)According to the Canadian government, Québec (with the acute accent) is the official name in French and Quebec (without the accent) is the province's official name in English; the name is.
Richard Bedford Bennett, 1st Viscount Bennett, (3 July 1870 – 26 June 1947), was a Canadian politician who served as the 11th Prime Minister of Canada, in office from 1930 to 1935.
Radio is the technology of using radio waves to carry information, such as sound, by systematically modulating properties of electromagnetic energy waves transmitted through space, such as their amplitude, frequency, phase, or pulse width.
Radio Canada International (RCI) is the international broadcasting service of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC).
There are two types of radio networks currently in use around the world: the one-to-many broadcast network commonly used for public information and mass media entertainment; and the two-way radio type used more commonly for public safety and public services such as police, fire, taxicabs, and delivery services.
A radio station is a set of equipment necessary to carry on communication via radio waves.
Réseau des sports (RDS), is a Canadian French language Category C specialty channel showing sports and sport-related shows.
René Lévesque (Quebec French pronunciation:; August 24, 1922 – November 1, 1987) was a reporter, a minister of the government of Quebec (1960–1966), the founder of the Parti Québécois political party and the 23rd Premier of Quebec (November 25, 1976 – October 3, 1985).
Louis-Simon-René Morin (July 27, 1883 – July 16, 1955) was head of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation during World War II from 1940 to 1944, and was the first francophone to head of the CBC.
Robert Rabinovitch (born March 1, 1943) is a Canadian public servant and businessman who was President and Chief Executive Officer of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.
Rogers Cable Inc. is Canada's largest cable television service provider with about 2.25 million television customers, and over 930,000 Internet subscribers, primarily in Southern & Eastern Ontario, New Brunswick and Newfoundland and Labrador.
Rogers Media, Inc. is a subsidiary of Rogers Communications, which owns Canada's largest publishing company, Rogers Publishing Limited, which has more than 70 consumer and business publications.
The Royal Commission on Radio Broadcasting, otherwise known as the Aird Commission, was chaired by John Aird and examined Canada's broadcasting industry.
Radio Television Hong Kong (RTHK) is the public broadcasting service of Hong Kong.
Saskatchewan is a prairie and boreal province in western Canada, the only province without natural borders.
Saskatoon is the largest city in the Canadian province of Saskatchewan.
Satellite radio is defined by the International Telecommunication Union (ITU)'S ITU Radio Regulations (RR) as a broadcasting-satellite service.
Seattle is a seaport city on the west coast of the United States.
The September 11, 2001 attacks (also referred to as 9/11) were a series of four coordinated terrorist attacks by the Islamic terrorist group al-Qaeda against the United States on the morning of Tuesday, September 11, 2001.
Shortwave radio is radio transmission using shortwave radio frequencies.
Sirius Canada was a Canadian company, a partnership between Slaight Communications, the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation and Sirius Satellite Radio, which was one of three services licensed by the CRTC on June 16, 2005 to introduce satellite radio service to Canada.
Sirius Satellite Radio was a satellite radio (SDARS) and online radio service operating in North America, owned by Sirius XM Holdings.
Sirius XM Satellite Radio is an American broadcasting company that provides three satellite radio and online radio services operating in the United States: Sirius Satellite Radio, XM Satellite Radio, and Sirius XM Radio.
Sirius XM Canada Holdings Inc. (commonly referred to as SiriusXM Canada) is a Canadian radio broadcasting company, which operates as a Canadian affiliate of Sirius XM Radio.
Slaight Communications is a Canadian radio broadcasting company.
A smartphone is a handheld personal computer with a mobile operating system and an integrated mobile broadband cellular network connection for voice, SMS, and Internet data communication; most, if not all, smartphones also support Wi-Fi.
A spoonerism is an error in speech in which corresponding consonants, vowels, or morphemes are switched (see metathesis) between two words in a phrase.
Sportsnet is a Canadian English-language sports specialty service.
A state-owned enterprise (SOE) is a business enterprise where the state has significant control through full, majority, or significant minority ownership.
Station identification (ident, network ID or channel ID) is the practice of radio or television stations or networks identifying themselves on-air, typically by means of a call sign or brand name (sometimes known, particularly in the United States, as a "sounder" or "stinger", more generally as a station or network ID).
Stephen Joseph Harper (born April 30, 1959) is a Canadian economist, entrepreneur, and retired politician who served as the 22nd Prime Minister of Canada, from February 6, 2006, to November 4, 2015.
Stingray Music is a Canadian-based international multi-platform audio service that broadcast continuous streaming music and other forms of audio on multiple channel feeds.
Swissair Flight 111 (IATA: SR111, ICAO: SWR111) was a scheduled international passenger flight from New York City, United States, to Geneva, Switzerland.
A tablet computer, commonly shortened to tablet, is a portable personal computer, typically with a mobile operating system and LCD touchscreen display processing circuitry, and a rechargeable battery in a single thin, flat package.
Television (TV) is a telecommunication medium used for transmitting moving images in monochrome (black and white), or in colour, and in two or three dimensions and sound.
A television licence or broadcast receiving licence is a payment required in many countries for the reception of television broadcasts, or the possession of a television set where some broadcasts are funded in full or in part by the licence fee paid.
A television network is a telecommunications network for distribution of television program content, whereby a central operation provides programming to many television stations or pay television providers.
Terrestrial or broadcast television is a type of television broadcasting in which the television signal is transmitted by radio waves from the terrestrial (Earth based) transmitter of a television station to a TV receiver having an antenna.
The Bahamas, known officially as the Commonwealth of The Bahamas, is an archipelagic state within the Lucayan Archipelago.
The Canadian Press (CP; La Presse Canadienne) is a national news agency headquartered in Toronto, Canada.
The Forest Rangers was a Canadian television series that ran from 1963 to 1965.
The Hamilton Spectator, founded in 1846, is a newspaper published every day but Sunday in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.
The Journal was a popular current affairs newsmagazine on CBC Television from 1982 to 1992.
The National is a Canadian national television news program which serves as the flagship broadcast for the English-language news division of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.
The Red Green Show was a Canadian television comedy that aired on various channels in Canada, with its ultimate home at CBC Television, and on Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) stations in the United States, from 1991 until the series finale 7 April 2006, on CBC.
Toledo is a city in and the county seat of Lucas County, Ohio, United States.
Tony Burman (born 13 June 1948) is the Velma Rogers Graham Research Chair at Ryerson University in Toronto, Canada.
Toronto is the capital city of the province of Ontario and the largest city in Canada by population, with 2,731,571 residents in 2016.
The Toronto Star is a Canadian broadsheet daily newspaper.
A trademark, trade mark, or trade-markThe styling of trademark as a single word is predominantly used in the United States and Philippines only, while the two-word styling trade mark is used in many other countries around the world, including the European Union and Commonwealth and ex-Commonwealth jurisdictions (although Canada officially uses "trade-mark" pursuant to the Trade-mark Act, "trade mark" and "trademark" are also commonly used).
The Trans-Canada Network was the name assigned to the main English-language radio network of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation to distinguish it from the CBC's second network, the Dominion Network.
Trinidad and Tobago, officially the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago, is a twin island sovereign state that is the southernmost nation of the West Indies in the Caribbean.
Trio (stylized as TR!O) was an American cable and satellite television network.
TVOntario (often shortened to TVO and stylized on-air as tvo) is a Canadian publicly funded English language educational television station and media organization serving the Canadian province of Ontario.
The election of President and Vice President of the United States is an indirect election in which citizens of the United States who are registered to vote in one of the 50 U.S. states or in Washington, D.C. cast ballots not directly for those offices, but instead for members of the U.S. Electoral College, known as electors.
The United States presidential election of 2004, the 55th quadrennial presidential election, was held on Tuesday, November 2, 2004.
An urban legend, urban myth, urban tale, or contemporary legend is a form of modern folklore.
USA Network (commonly referred to as simply USA stylized as usa network since 2005) is an American basic cable and satellite television channel that is owned by the NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment Group division of NBCUniversal, itself a subsidiary of Comcast.
Vancouver is a coastal seaport city in western Canada, located in the Lower Mainland region of British Columbia.
Vermont Public Radio (VPR) is a network of public radio stations covering the state of Vermont.
The Vice President of the United States (informally referred to as VPOTUS, or Veep) is a constitutional officer in the legislative branch of the federal government of the United States as the President of the Senate under Article I, Section 3, Clause 4, of the United States Constitution, as well as the second highest executive branch officer, after the President of the United States.
Vidéotron is a Canadian integrated telecommunications company active in cable television, interactive multimedia development, video on demand, cable telephony, wireless communication and Internet access services.
Vincent A. Carlin is a retired Canadian journalist.
Vivendi SA is a French mass media conglomerate headquartered in Paris.
Washington, officially the State of Washington, is a state in the Pacific Northwest region of the United States.
Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as Washington or D.C., is the capital of the United States of America.
Wayne and Shuster were a Canadian comedy duo formed by Johnny Wayne and Frank Shuster.
Weatheradio Canada (Radiométéo Canada) is a Canadian weather radio network that is owned and operated by Environment and Climate Change Canada's Meteorological Service of Canada division.
A web portal is a specially designed website that brings information from diverse sources, like emails, online forums and search engines, together in a uniform way.
A website is a collection of related web pages, including multimedia content, typically identified with a common domain name, and published on at least one web server.
Whitehorse is the capital and only city of Yukon, and the largest city in northern Canada.
William T. (Bill) Armstrong (1929 – March 25, 2005) was president of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation from August to October 1989 following the retirement of Pierre Juneau.
The Windsor Star is the regional daily newspaper of Windsor, Ontario, Canada.
Windsor is a city in Ontario and the southernmost city in Canada.
Winnipeg is the capital and largest city of the province of Manitoba in Canada.
WireTap was a half-hour-long radio show which aired on CBC Radio One Saturday afternoons at 3:30 pm, and Thursday evenings at 11:30 pm.
The Writers Guild of Canada is an organization representing more than 2,200 professional writers working in film, television, radio, and digital media production in Canada.
Yellowknife is the capital and only city, as well as the largest community, in the Northwest Territories (NT or NWT), Canada.
Yukon (also commonly called the Yukon) is the smallest and westernmost of Canada's three federal territories (the other two are the Northwest Territories and Nunavut).
The 2005 Canadian federal budget was the budget of the Government of Canada for the 2005–2006 fiscal year.
720p (1280×720 px; also called HD Ready or standard HD) is a progressive HDTV signal format with 720 horizontal lines and an aspect ratio (AR) of 16:9, normally known as widescreen HDTV (1.78:1).
C.B.C., CBC (Canada), CBC Archives, CBC Books, CBC Canada, CBC DTV, CBC Digital Archives, CBC Fredericton, CBC Radio and Television, CBC digital TV, CBC digital television, CBC radio and television, CBC-SRC, CBC/Radio-Canada, Canadian Broadcast Corporation, Canadian Broadcasting Company, Canadian Broadcasting Corporation logos, Canadian Broadcorping Castration, Ici Radio-Canada, La Societe Radio-Canada, La Société Radio-Canada, Radio Canada, Radio-Canada, Radio-canada, Radiodiffusion et Télévision du Canada, Radiodiffusion-Télévision Canadien, SRC DTV, SRC digital TV, SRC digital television, Societe Radio-Canada, Société Radio Canada, Société Radio-Canada, The CBC, The Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.