Would Satellite Radio Help Or Hurt Canada?

Satellite radio is gaining steam in the U.S., but in Canada, the technology still hasn’t managed to get the government’s stamp of approval. In a country which is deathly afraid of being overrun by American culture, the notion of a national radio service exempt from Canadian-first cultural rules is a controversial one. But satellite companies argue that their service would actually help independent Canadian musicians.

Source: Toronto Star - 10/30/04