18/07/21 I am ranked #603,380 in the world Read
30/05/21 Je suis malhereuse, tres malhereuse Watch
26/05/21 We who live on water lack protection Read
18/05/21 Markenurh is for sale Read the classified
07/05/21 I am being cruelly evicted Read the letter
15/03/21 Call it the Curse of Rogers Island Read
02/02/21 When $10 billion profit is not enough Read
19/11/20 Media profits keep going up Read my blog
11/11/20 Nordstar going all-out for cash My blog
22/09/20 Grubby and I are at it again Read his blog
02/09/20 I get to make my correction. Read letter
08/08/20 Diverging data in a media bailout AEJMC
30/06/20 Enabling Postmedia Read CJC article
17/06/20 Petition on foreign media ownership Click
09/06/20 What Torontonians are finding out Read
06/06/20 What private equity firms do Read my blog
19/05/20 My new blog – Canucks Edge Read now
17/05/20 My reply to John Miller Read my blog
21/04/20 My submission to the House of Lords Read
18/03/20 A petition to the House of Commons Read
10/03/20 Marking 40 Years of the NRJ Read papers
11/11/19 Michael Geist podcast interview Listen
12/09/19 What if newspapers aren't dying? Read
03/09/19 My review of The Tangled Garden Read
08/08/19 Why are newspapers still here? AEJMC
05/06/19 Greatly Exaggerated in Canada CCA paper
16/03/19 A long wait Letter to the Times of Malta
12/03/19 How to fix Canada's biggest problem Read
12/02/19 Quoted in Cairncross Review report Read
04/02/19 Are UK newspapers really dying? Read
17/12/18 Conspiracy to Commit Murder? Read
12/10/18 My reply to John Honderich Read blog
06/06/18 My reply to Rasmus Kleis Nielsen Read
01/06/18 Blog wars in Fiji Read JNZPS article
29/05/18 My interview in the Malta Independent
28/05/18 The News We Deserve reviewed in CJC
18/05/18 Death by natural causes or murder? Read
09/05/18 Economists as "rock stars" WMEC paper
01/05/18 Caught black, white and read handed. Read
08/02/18 I co-founded a classic car club 41 years ago
18/01/18 Diversity among editors Letter to the Times
17/01/18 Not Joseph’s best day Truth Be Told blog
16/01/18 Ruling makes need for reform urgent Read
13/01/18 My first media interview in Malta Watch
11/01/18 This piece has gone worldwide WAN blog
03/01/18 I am reprinted in the Toronto Star Read
02/01/18 I am reprinted in the National Post Read
01/01/18 Year of reckoning looms for media Read
19/12/17 Biases and Controlled Journalism Read
17/12/17 News as Hazardous Waste CJC article
16/12/17 Death of newspapers exaggerated Read
12/12/17 A letter to the Star (unpublished) Read
04/12/17 MaKS research seminar Announcement
27/11/17 Marching Toward Media Monopolies Read
10/10/17 My response to Edward Greenspon Read
01/09/17 ‘Netflix Tax’ Is a Misnomer Monitor/Tyee
15/08/17 Death by Natural Causes or Murder? Read
11/07/17 "Classic anti-competitive behaviour.” Read
04/06/17 Ryerson local news conference panel Watch
02/04/17 A letter to the Globe (unpublished) Read
24/03/17 'NW interview with Steele and Drex Listen
18/03/17 This is fake news about the news. Sad! Read
13/02/17 TNWD longlisted for Ryga Award Read
10/02/17 Shattered into a million pieces My new blog
06/02/17 My response to the Greenspon report Read
04/02/17 “An important ... provoking primer" Read
31/12/16 I get a piece of fan mail thanking me Read
21/12/16 “Incendiary & subversive research” Read
17/12/16 Greatly Exaggerated full PDF posted Read
15/12/16 News You Can Use (To Get Angry) Blog
14/12/16 On the Line with Joseph Planta Listen
05/12/16 The News We Deserve Read Tyee excerpt
29/11/16 Bad News, Bad Newspapers? Listen
24/11/16 The News We Deserve Read Introduction
17/11/16 Bad News, Bad Newspapers? Media panel
20/09/16 Media Disrupters Have a Manifesto Read
15/08/16 UCW scholar pens new critiques Read
12/08/16 Review of CHEK Republic HTML PDF
17/07/16 Presentation attracts counter-buturaki Read
16/07/16 Digital buturaki Read WJEC paper
01/07/15 Special media issue of The Monitor Read
30/06/16 Can Canada’s media be fixed? Read
23/06/16 The News We Deserve Announcement
30/05/16 In Memoriam: David R. Spencer Read obit
30/05/16 The Never-ending Story Read article
30/05/16 Interview on CFAX radio in Victoria Listen
28/05/16 News As Hazardous Waste Read article
26/05/16 Critic targets newspaper mergers Read
12/03/16 Chief media apologist sings the blues Read
26/02/16 Re: “Paper Hanging,” by Paul Knox Read
23/02/16 Letter the National Post won't publish Read
10/02/16 Crash to Paywall Read Book Review
10/02/16 Reprinted on the World News blog Read
06/02/16 I have been nominated for an award Read
02/02/16 Postmedia’s promises worthless Read
28/01/16 Can Canadian journalism survive? CBC
28/01/16 Rumours of newspapers' demise . . . Read
23/01/16 Seeking a villain for Postmedia crisis? Read
20/01/16 Bureau won't review Postmedia move Read





Marc Edge is a Canadian journalist, author, and academic. He has taught at universities in five countries and is the author of five books. Pacific Press (2001) was based on his doctoral thesis at Ohio University, which won the annual dissertation award of the American Journalism Historians Association. His 2007 sequel Asper Nation was called “a must read for anyone who aspires to active and informed Canadian citizenship” by the Globe and Mail and was shortlisted for the Gertrude Robinson Book Prize of the Canadian Communication Association. Greatly Exaggerated (2014) showed that newspapers in the U.S. and Canada were not losing money as widely believed. The News We Deserve (2016) was described by the Georgia Straight as “incendiary and subversive research” and was longlisted for the George Ryga Award given annually to a book by a B.C. author that shows outstanding social awareness. From 1974 to 1993, Marc was a reporter and copy editor for the Vancouver Province and the Calgary Herald. After taking early retirement at age 38, he fulfilled a long-time dream by sailing to the South Pacific aboard his 40-foot ketch, Markenurh. He then studied for his doctorate and taught in the E.W. Scripps School of Journalism at Ohio University. From 2001-04, Marc was an Assistant Professor in the School of Communication and Information at Nanyang Technological University in Singapore. He was an Associate Professor in the Department of Mass Communication at Sam Houston State University from 2007-2011 and Head of Journalism at the University of the South Pacific in Suva, Fiji for 18 months from 2011-2012 before drawing the ire of that country's military dictatorship. He was named Roger Tatarian Endowed Faculty Scholar in Journalism at California State University, Fresno in 2014. He taught at University Canada West from 2015-17 and the University of Malta from 2017-2020.