As PTBC readers know, I’ve long ended nearly every blog entry I write about the state-owned CBC, by including my little advisory “State-owned or state-run media should be banned in this country, and that notion enshrined in our constitution,” as the very last line. It makes sense to me manifestly because Canada isn’t a communist country.
Some people get that, and some people don’t; presumably those who are freedom-loving conservatives get it, and those who are socialists and communists don’t. Here’s one who does get it:
Rep. Mike Turner introduces Constitutional amendment to prevent government ownership of corporations
By Jonathan Strong – The Daily Caller
Backed by top GOP leaders including House Speaker John Boehner, Republican Rep. Mike Turner is introducing a constitutional amendment to ban the federal government from owning corporations in whole or part