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The Media and the Courts 
Text  Abella, Rosalie, The Media and the Courts, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1997), 21 Apr 1997, 546-557  A joint meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and The Canadian Club of Toronto. Some necessary generalisations that give new meaning to the word "sweeping." Ways to approach this topic, and the speaker's choice. The foundational approach; one that examines the respective institutional roles of the...
Blame the Media 
Text  Worthington, Peter, Blame the Media, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1979), 8 Mar 1979, 259-273  The theme of the address is that "the western democracies are in some disarray. There is indecision, ... Confusion, … Lack of priorities and loss of a sense of purpose ... Freedom is in retreat around the world. The totalitarian east has the initiative." A wide-ranging discussion follows, based on...
Privacy and the Media: Two Perspectves - What Does the Public Have a Right to Know 
Text  Burman, Tony; Rae, The Hon. Bob, Privacy and the Media: Two Perspectves - What Does the Public Have a Right to Know, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1999), 25 Feb 1999, 404-415  Tony Burman: Privacy and the Media - a timely issue that the CBC wrestles with every day. The urgency of the debate, given the increasing accessibility to information. 12 unrelenting months of Clinton and Lewinsky as the saga that is likely to be a watershed in the U.S. Lessons learned by...
Personal Responsibility and the Media 
Text  Fraser, John, Personal Responsibility and the Media, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1995), 1 Dec 1994, 101-111  Living through a monumental era of transition and, often, brutal change. How journalism has assisted apathy by knee-jerking us all into a kind of stupefied cynicism. Sharing blame in our desensitization: the media and the consumer. Personal responsibility of both the purveyor and the consumer of...
Is the Press Too Sensational? 
Text  Berton, Pierre, Is the Press Too Sensational?, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1960), 21 Jan 1960, 165-173  The speaker begins with an assertion that the press is not sensational enough. What the speaker means by sensational. What a truly sensational story is, with examples. Why there is not enough truly sensational stories in our newspapers. The lack of competition in the newspaper and related news...
The Winds of Change in the New Nations 
Text  Thomson, Roy H., The Winds of Change in the New Nations, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1963), 7 Jan 1963, 112-121  A joint meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and The Canadian Club of Toronto. The speaker addresses the audience nine years after leaving Canada to live in Britain. A re-orientation of thinking for the speaker during that time in terms of world affairs. Seeing the difficulties for Canada,...
From Trudeau to Clark to Trudeau 
Text  Stevens, Geoffrey, From Trudeau to Clark to Trudeau, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1980), 21 Feb 1980, 248-265  The recent election campaign. Problems with the process by which the results were obtained. Thoughts and comments on the campaign. Some personal anecdotes for illustration. Some suggested reasons for the outcome of the recent election. The responsibilities of the news media. The role of...
The Media and the Prospect for Leadership 
Text  Segal, Brian, The Media and the Prospect for Leadership, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1993), 28 Jan 1993, 185-193  The problem of the breakdown in public confidence in our nation's political, business, labour and media leadership. Proof that Canadians have lost faith in their political leaders and their ability to understand and tackle our prime concerns: examples from the Maclean's-CTV year-end poll. Results...
The Journalist as Celebrity 
Text  Mansbridge, Peter, The Journalist as Celebrity, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1989), 30 Jun 1988, 37-43  The role of the media in today's world: the things we do and why we do them. First, some remarks about the speaker's recent decision to remain a broadcaster in Canada, and the controversy that caused. Current challenges for journalists, including new technologies and the increasing exposure of...
Journalistic Freedom and Responsibility 
Text  Johnson, A.W., Journalistic Freedom and Responsibility, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1978), 1 Dec 1977, 141-162  Television as a means of communication. Four provocative assertions. The crossroads for journalism and freedom of the press. A brief history of journalism. Mass communication. Socially responsible journalism. Responsibilities of the journalist. Journalism a pluralistic kind of business. Criticisms...
The Media's Role in Society: A Statesman's View 
Text  Davis, The Hon. William G., The Media's Role in Society: A Statesman's View, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1994), 7 Apr 1994, 380-390  Journalism. The Media. The media and advertising. A distinction between comment and news. Fact vs. opinion. Journalistic responsibility. Entrepreneurial journalism. Dark journalism. Substantive journalism. Should journalists set practice standards?
The Media's Role in Society: The Media Viewpoint 
Text  Nash, Knowlton, The Media's Role in Society: The Media Viewpoint, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1994), 14 Apr 1994, 402-411  The media's current critical role in society. Problems with the Media. Journalism's essential role in a democracy. Differences between news reporting and news commentary, editorials and columns. The role, impact and responsibility of television journalism.
The End of the Work Ethic 
Text  McLuhan, Marshall H., The End of the Work Ethic, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1973), 16 Nov 1972, 105-125  A couple of jokes and comments about the function of jokes in society. A discussion of the old objective journalism and the new subjective journalism. The topic, "The End of the Work Ethic" and how it relates to the new information environment. Changes in the nature of the job. The concepts of...
Newspapers and You 
Text  Dunton, A. Davidson, Newspapers and You, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1973), 12 Oct 1972, 33-45  Governments and the Press--an historical point of view. Changes over time in newspaper and their relationship to politics. Changes in technology. Control, particularly legal, over newspapers and their operation. The role and effects of Royal Commissions on the press in Britain. The Special Senate...
The Press and the Empire 
Text  Brittain, Sir Harry, The Press and the Empire, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1920), 11 Nov 1919, 392-404  What our great Empire did during the war. Remembering all those who made the noble sacrifice, without which there would have been no armistice days to celebrate. The speaker's personal recollections of a previous visit to Canada, and the book he wrote afterwards. The object of the speaker's...
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