'Cold comfort': Ottawa's plans to protect pensions not good enough, say critics

'Cold comfort': Ottawa's plans to protect pensions not good enough, say critics

The federal government’s latest proposed measures to protect pensions don’t actually accomplish much, according to pensioner groups disappointed with the policy outlined in the Trudeau government’s omnibus budget bill. In the wake of high-profile bankruptcies at Sears and Nortel that left former employees with greatly reduced pensions, the Liberal government promised action. It undertook consultations last fall […]

An Adam Sandler product that critics like

An Adam Sandler product that critics like

By Travis M. AndrewsThe Washington Post Fri., Oct. 26, 2018 It’s safe to say that critics don’t really care for the comedic styling of Adam Sandler. He’s a huge star, a fact Netflix bet heavily on when the streaming service signed him to a four-movie deal in 2014 and then re-upped that deal last year. […]

TIFF boosted press this year to broaden the critical conversation. How did these critics fare on the ground?

TIFF boosted press this year to broaden the critical conversation. How did these critics fare on the ground?

A few simple questions Latina writer Yolanda Machado recently posed to the creators of the Magnum P.I. reboot — how might lead actor Jay Hernandez’s Mexican heritage influence the story and had they hired any writers of Latin descent — quickly pierced the congratulatory bubble surrounding the anticipated new show.  The creators’ fumbled answers made headlines across entertainment media and gave rise to fiery opinion pieces and commentary about […]