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Cookie policY

Introduction 

This Cookie Policy explains how Polity Media Inc. (“Polity”) uses cookies, how you can manage your cookie choices and how you can contact Polity with questions about Polity’s use of cookies. By using the Polity website, you agree to the use of cookies as described in this Cookie Policy. 

What are cookies? 

A cookie is a small file containing a string of characters that is sent to your browser when you visit a website and stored by your browser. 

Cookies may either be “session” or “persistent”. Session cookies expire at the end of your user session when you close your browser. Persistent cookies remain stored on your browser and may capture your settings, activities and preferences on the website or other websites until a specified expiry date, unless deleted earlier. Most cookies collect general information (such as how users arrive at and use a website) but some cookies may collect personal information. 

Cookies may be placed by the organization that owns or operates the website or a third party. For example, an organization may hire a third party service provider to place cookies on the organization’s behalf (such as website analytics) or a third party may place cookies for its own purposes (such as advertising to you). Cookies placed by a third party may gather data across multiple websites or sessions 

What cookies does Polity use? 

Polity uses the following kinds of cookies: 

  • Strictly Necessary Cookies: Polity uses cookies that are required for the operation of the Polity website, such as cookies that permit you to login to your account with Polity.
  • Functional Cookies: Polity uses functional cookies to store the choices you have made on the Polity website, such as your personalized settings and preferences.
  • Analytical Cookies: Polity uses analytical cookies to collect information on how you use the Polity website, such as the pages you view, the products you purchase and the device, operating system and browser type you use.
  • Targeting Cookies: Polity uses targeting cookies to record your use of the Polity website (including the pages you view and the links you click) to deliver targeted content to you.

 

Cookies may be placed by Polity or by a third party.

How can you manage cookies? 

You may choose to decline or disable cookies if your web browser permits, but doing so may affect your ability to access or use certain features of the Polity website. 

Changes to this Cookie Policy 

Polity may change this Cookie Policy from time to time by posting a new version of this Cookie Policy on the Polity website. Polity use of cookies will be governed by the version of this Cookie Policy in effect at that time. Accordingly, you should check the “Last Updated” date of this Cookie Policy (at the top of this Cookie Policy) and review any changes since the last version. If Polity makes material changes to this Cookie Policy, we will highlight these changes on our website.

Contacting Polity

If you have any comments or questions about this Cookie Policy or how Polity uses cookies, please contact the following individual at Polity by mail or e-mail at: 

[email protected]

Polity Media Inc.

Attention: Privacy Officer.

Suite 201 239 – 10th Avenue S.E. 

Calgary, AB T2G 0V9

This Cookie Policy was last updated on August 19, 2021.