From Sophia Harris at CBC:
Link: Internet price hikes could be coming as Ottawa reviews cultural policy, critics warn
Like it or not, your internet bill might soon go up to help pay for something you may not care all that much about — Canadian content.
The federal government has launched a massive review of Canadian-made content in the digital age that will include who should be footing the bill.
One option on the table: a mandatory contribution or so-called tax on internet service providers (ISPs) to help fund home-grown programming. Continue reading.
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