Bell is building its profit at the public trough

Carl Sagan, the scientist, once identified what he called "one of the saddest lessons of history." I think it applies in spades today to one of Canada's largest and greediest employers of journalists, Bell Media.

"It is this," Sagan said. "If we've been bamboozled long enough, we tend to reject any evidence of the bamboozle … It's simply too painful to acknowledge, even to ourselves, that we've been taken."

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