Amanda Lang

Could Things Finally Be Looking Up For The CBC?

CP | Cassandra Szklarski, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.07.2016 | Canada Business

Many observers seem to think so.

Amanda Lang Has A New Gig

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.15.2015 | Canada Business

Amanda Lang has a new gig: Host of an evening business show on Bloomberg’s new Canadian business channel. Starting in the first quarter of 2016, ...

Amanda Lang Out At CBC

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 10.13.2015 | Canada Business

Amanda Lang is parting ways with the CBC less than a year after a series of controversies surrounded the host of “The Exchange.” In an email to...

The Public Has a Right to Expect Integrity From Journalists

Wade Rowland | Posted 06.11.2016 | Canada Business
Wade Rowland

Integrity in this context means that what you see is what you get. In the immediate aftermath of Evan Solomon's dismissal by CBC, lots of people wanted to know why him, and not Amanda Lang or Peter Mansbridge? If there is an answer to this (and I'm not sure there is) then it lies in issues of transparency.

CBC Reveals Results Of Lang Review

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.05.2015 | Canada Business

TORONTO - The CBC says business reporter Amanda Lang abided by journalistic standards during her involvement in a 2013 story concerning the Royal Bank...

CBC Bans Paid Appearances By On-Air Journalists

The Huffington Post Canada | Michael Bolen | Posted 01.23.2015 | Canada Business

CBC is barring all on-air journalists from doing paid appearances in the wake of a scandal concerning host Amanda Lang's ties to big business. CBC ...

'Snitches Get Stitches': Threatening Message At CBC Headquarters

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 01.19.2015 | Canada Business

Jesse Brown’s Canadaland podcast has given the CBC no end of grief over the past several months, helping to break open the Jian Ghomeshi scandal and...

CBC Admits Key Element Of Lang Defence Was Untrue

The Huffington Post Canada | Michael Bolen | Posted 01.23.2015 | Canada Business

The CBC continues to strongly defend its senior business correspondent, Amanda Lang, in the wake of conflict-of-interest allegations reported by CANAD...

CBC Denies Lang Tried To Sabotage Story On Foreign Workers, RBC

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 01.12.2015 | Canada Business

A CBC spokesperson on Monday denied claims that one of its most prominent business correspondents tried to kill a story involving a bank that funded s...

Amanda Lang Blasts 'Haters' Amid Objections To Paid Speaking Gigs

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 12.23.2014 | Canada Business

CBC News correspondent Amanda Lang has continued to do paid speaking engagements for companies that "lobby or otherwise influence public policy" after...

Want to Motivate Poor People? Give Them Money

Angelina Chapin | Posted 04.08.2014 | Canada Business
Angelina Chapin

Kevin O'Leary thinks the fact that 85 rich people hold the same amount of wealth as the poorest 3.5 billion will motivate the impoverished to become the next Bill Gates. To say 85 people serve as "the motivation" everyone else needs to be the next Bill Gates is to admit that you've never spent time with anybody who makes less than $60,000 a year.

O'Leary Thinks This Is ‘Fantastic News'

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Business

Kevin O’Leary’s outlook on a report about "staggering" economic inequality is awfully sunny. On Monday’s "The Lang and O’Leary Exchange," ...

Teen Who Slammed O'Leary On GMOs Gets Her Response

The Huffington Post Canada | Michael Bolen | Posted 06.27.2013 | Canada Impact

Rachel Parent, the 14-year-old activist who recently slammed Kevin O'Leary for his position on GMOs, has scored a debate with CBC's arch-capitalist. ...

Great Leaders are Born from St. Francis Xavier University - Fact or Fiction?

Sarena Dharshi | Posted 02.15.2013 | Canada Alberta
Sarena Dharshi

When questioned upon the divide between the progressive conservative values from his time in office to the conservative values of today, I heard the "has become more right-of-centre" one too many times, paired with his opinion that the party has maintained similar ideologies, thought processes and policies.