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Canada: Large internet companies may be a threat to our culture

     
7:01 pm on Mar 18, 2018 (gmt 0)

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The Canadian government is looking at how to regulate and tax internet giants such as Google, Facebook and Netflix, as it moves to improve protections for its cultural sector, an official said Wednesday

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1:46 am on Mar 19, 2018 (gmt 0)

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Off to the races! Where's the popcorn?

(I've seen this movie before)
3:28 am on Mar 19, 2018 (gmt 0)

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"The Canadian government is looking at how to regulate and tax internet giants such as Google, Facebook and Netflix, as it moves to improve protections for its cultural sector, an official said Wednesday. "

And how, pray tell, can this be done? China does this through coercion and their Great Wall. But Canada?
6:55 am on Mar 19, 2018 (gmt 0)

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Raise your hand if you read “Canada” and “Internet” and immediately had hopes of a popular rebellion against Shaw.

Darn it all.