Efforts Towards ‘Decolonizing Media’ Showcased at MDD 2012

Efforts Towards ‘Decolonizing Media’ Showcased at MDD 2012 Media Democracy Days 2012 is proud to host DECOLONIZING MEDIA, an upcoming panel discussion focusing on how cultural minority groups are represented in Canada’s news media. The session will take place Saturday, November 3 at The Vancouver Public Library, Central Library (VPL) from 3:00-4:30PM in the Alice … Continue reading

MDD 2012 Announces Privacy & Surveillance Panel

Media Democracy Days 2012 Announces Privacy & Surveillance Panel Media Democracy Days (MDD) 2012 announces an upcoming panel discussion titled ‘Who’s Watching You?’ taking place November 3 from 3:00-4:30PM at The Vancouver Public Library. Privacy experts will talk on threats to civil liberties in the context of electronic surveillance. Amidst recent reports of federal concerns … Continue reading

New Trends in Political Marketing Highlighted at Media Democracy Days 2012

New Trends in Political Marketing Highlighted at Media Democracy Days 2012 Vancouver, B.C. – October 24, 2012. With BC’s provincial election arriving in May and the American presidential election nearly two weeks away, Media Democracy Days Vancouver (MDD) 2012 is proud to announce BIG DATA AND POLITICAL MARKETING, a panel focusing on the role that … Continue reading

Words of Witness Opens the 12th Annual Media Democracy Days

Words of Witness by Director Mai Iskander Opens the 12th Annual Media Democracy Days Vancouver, B.C. – October 18, 2012. WORDS OF WITNESS, the new feature-length documentary from acclaimed filmmaker Mai Iskander, will open the 12th annual Media Democracy Days Vancouver (MDD) on November 2, 2012 in the Djavad Mowafaghian Cinema at SFU Woodward’s in … Continue reading

Muzzled Scientists Highlighted at Media Democracy Days

Muzzled Scientists Highlighted at Media Democracy Days Vancouver, B.C. – October 11, 2012. Media Democracy Days Vancouver (MDD) 2012 is proud to announce an upcoming panel discussion titled ‘Muzzling the Scientists’ taking place November 3 from 1:15-2:45PM at The Vancouver Public Library. Environmental leaders and activists will gather to talk on media coverage of environmental … Continue reading