Stop the Takeover Coalition

The Stop the Takeover Coalition comprises public interest groups and industry players who are coming together, based on a set of common principles, to oppose the proposed takeover of Astral Media by Bell and to promote public engagement through the Stop the Takeover campaign.
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La Coalition Bloquons l’acquisition est composée d’organismes de défense de l’intérêt public qui se sont réunies autour de principes communs, afin de s’opposer à la proposition d’acquisition d’Astral Média par Bell et pour favoriser la mobilisation du public dans le cadre de la campagne Bloquons l'acquisition.

• Canada Without Poverty


Canada Without Poverty is a federally incorporated, non-partisan, not-for-profit and charitable organization dedicated to the elimination of poverty in Canada.

• Canadian Internet Policy and Public Interest Clinic (CIPPIC)

CIPPIC
The Canadian Internet Policy and Public Interest Clinic (CIPPIC) was established at the University of Ottawa, Faculty of Law in the fall of 2003. It is the first legal clinic of its kind in Canada.

• Canadian Media Guild


The Canadian Media Guild is a democratic trade union, duly recognized and certified under federal and provincial labour legislation. We currently have nearly six thousand members, all of whom work in the Canadian media.

• Consumers' Association of Canada


The Consumers' Association of Canada (CAC), founded in 1947, is an independent, not-for-profit, volunteer-based, charitable organization. Our mandate is to inform and educate consumers on marketplace issues, to advocate for consumers with government and industry, and work with government and industry to solve marketplace problems.

• Council of Canadians


The Council of Canadians is Canada’s largest citizens’ organization, with members and chapters across the country. They work to protect Canadian independence by promoting progressive policies on fair trade, clean water, energy security, public health care, and other issues of social and economic concern to Canadians.

• Council of Senior Citizens' Organizations of British Columbia (COSCO)


COSCO is the largest federation of seniors' organizations in the Province of British Columbia, representing seniors for over 50 years.

• CWP Advocacy Network


Working in alliance with Canada Without Poverty, the CWP Advocacy Network is a non-partisan, not-for-profit organization founded in 2010. Our mission is to eliminate poverty in Canada, for the benefit of all.

• OpenMedia.ca

OpenMedia.ca
OpenMedia.ca is a grassroots organization that safeguards the possibilities of the open and affordable Internet. The group works towards informed and participatory digital policy.

• Option consommateurs


Option consommateurs is a not-for-profit association whose mission is to promote and defend the basic rights of consumers and ensure that they are recognized and respected.
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Option consommateurs est une association sans but lucratif qui a pour mission de promouvoir et de défendre les intérêts des consommateurs ainsi que de veiller à ce qu'ils soient respectés.

• Public Interest Advocacy Centre (PIAC)

PIAC

PIAC is a non-profit organization that provides legal and research services on behalf of consumer interests, and, in particular, vulnerable consumer interests, concerning the provision of important public services.

• Union des consommateurs

UNION DES CONSOMMATEURS (“CONSUMERS UNION”) is a Canadian independent not-for-profit organization devoted to advance consumer interests and rights through research, education and advocacy.
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UNION DES CONSOMMATEURS est un organisme sans but lucratif voué à la défense et à la promotion des droits des consommateurs par l’entremise de l’éducation, de la recherche et de la représentation.