Dear Arianna and Co. have questionable motives, and here's another example...
A week before launch, Huffington Post Quebec has lost at least nine high-profile contributors — intellectuals, leftist activists and politicians — who'd agreed to blog but have now pulled out over concerns they'd be writing for free.
Amir Khadir, Steven Guilbault, Normand Baillargeon, Francoise David, Evelyne de la Cheneliere, Jean Barbe, Philippe Couillard, Bernard Drainville and Pierre Curzi say they won't blog for the new online news site.
Read more here.
The Huffington Post is still redirecting traffic to the Canadian version 1 time in 10, to drum up bogus numbers.