If you want to eliminate public media funding you have to eliminate private media funding as well.
CBC lashes out at Quebecor's $500-million in public subsidies
CBC lashes out at Quebecor's $500-million in public subsidies - The Globe and Mail
I would go further and ban paid government advertising which of course is another form of subsidizing all media.........
the Tories’ oft-criticized Economic Action Plan ads — the (*wink*) non-partisan information campaign that has cost taxpayers, as of this writing, about three quarters of a billion dollars — could the Liberals have come up with the idea for the radio spots that have been pumping through my car stereo speakers over the past week or so?
When was the last time you watched a YouTube clip of a clever political television commercial from Britain?
The answer is probably never, because the U.K. bans paid political advertising on television and radio.
Isn’t it about time Canada followed suit?
Letâ€™s follow Britainâ€™s lead: Ban political TV and radio ads | National Newswatch