Queen's in the News: 2006-01-16
Martha Bailey, Bev Baines and Bita Amani (Law) comment extensively on their recent Status of Women Canada report supporting the de-criminalization of polygamy including in the Globe and Mail, National Post, Toronto Sun, London Free Press, Montreal Gazette, LaPresse, Ottawa Citizen, Calgary Herald, Edmonton Journal, Vancouver Sun, Victoria Times-Colonist, Kingston Whig-Standard, a Canadian Press story that is covered in 26 daily papers across the country, on CBC TV News and Current Affairs, CBC French TV Vancouver, Global TV, CTV, CBC Radio’s As It Happens, 940 Radio’s Montreal Today, CKLW Radio Windsor and CJBK Radio London.
Kim Nossal (Political Studies) comments in the National Post about Canada’s involvement in Afghanistan.
Tom Axworthy’s (Policy Studies) opinion piece about scrapping the notwithstanding clause appears in the Toronto Star.
Tom Courchene’s (Policy Studies) expertise in fiscal equalization is highlighted in the Ottawa Citizen and Calgary Herald.
David Lyon (Sociology) discusses the Queen's film series, The Watchers and the Watched, in the Kingston Whig-Standard.
Art Cockfield (Law) discusses tax proposals for the election on CTV.
Martin Duncan (Physics) comments on CBC-Radio’s Ontario Morning about NASA's space probe to the planet Pluto.