McLean Greaves
McLean Greaves is a writer, music producer and veteran digital media executive. Hi work has been covered in The New York Times, Wired, Village Voice, The Globe & Mail newspaper, The New Yorker and other outlets. As a writer his work has appeared in paper, Essence, Vibe, The Source and other publications. Previous television stints include the Emmy-nominated CBC series ZeD where he served as Executive Producer and the HBO urban web project, where he served as Chief Of Content. He can be reached at

Entries by McLean Greaves

Stephen Harper Is Still Not Ready

(0) Comments | Posted October 9, 2015 | 8:07 AM

After months of an on-air campaign claiming Liberal leader Justin Trudeau is "just not ready" to be prime minister, another gruelling 78-day election campaign spewing the now tired slogan and, indeed, almost 10 years in office, it's become evident that Harper himself just isn't ready for an increasingly diverse Canadian...

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The Man Who Could Save MuchMusic

(3) Comments | Posted August 4, 2014 | 5:39 PM

Full disclosure: I work at ZoomerMedia where Moses Znaimer is the CEO. In fact, I report to the man. So sure there may be a conflict of interest here but perhaps more importantly, there is insight from quietly observing a TV visionary in action for well over five years.


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Black History Month Ends with a Whimper

(3) Comments | Posted February 29, 2012 | 7:31 AM

As Black History Months go, the 2012 version was pretty dark. Despite the mild winter in North America, there were early hints that this year's celebration of African heritage would be served cold.

One clue was the mid-January meteoric but short-lived rise of U.S. presidential candidate Newt Gingrich, whose momentum...

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