Margaret Atwood on Bill-C11 and why bureaucrats shouldn’t tell authors what to write


Ms. Atwood questioned what the CRTC, "the shadowy body that lurks in the background," actually does. "They're secret. How many of them are there, or what do they do actually?"

Laura Scaffidi, a spokeswoman for Mr. Rodriguez, said Bill C-11 "is not about dictating what Canadian culture is. It does not tell writers, producers or creators what they should write, produce or create. Bill C-11 is about modernizing the Broadcasting Act, which was last updated in 1991."

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