Queen’s University papal expert Robert Dennis can comment on Pope Francis denouncing the Mafia and saying mobsters are excommunicated. The announcement came after the Pope travelled to the southern region of Calabria and met with the father of a three year old boy slain in the region’s drug war.
Dr. Dennis is also the Vice-President of the Canadian Catholic Historical Association.
The federal government has approved Enbridge’s $6.5-billion Northern Gateway pipeline project with 209 conditions, including a commitment to embarking on further consultations with Aboriginal communities.
Queen’s expert Anne Johnson is available to discuss this consultation process and ways the mining industry affects Indigenous Peoples and local communities.
Neil Bearse (School of Business) was interviewed by the Toronto Star about Amazon launching a new smartphone.
Christian Leuprecht (Political Studies) was interviewed by Sun News Network about Iraq.
Warren Mabee (School of Policy Studies) – Government announces conditional approval of the Northern Gateway pipeline, on CBC’s Lang & O’Leary Exchange; Comparing the Northern Gateway pipeline and Keystone XL, on ctvnews.ca and NewsTalk 1130.
Queen’s University technology expert Neil Bearse is available to discuss Amazon’s first smartphone release tomorrow in Seattle.
AT&T Inc. will exclusively carry the new device which features a 3D display without needing to use special glasses. The phone will have retina-tracking technology and four cameras that will allow for an image – similar to that of a hologram – to be displayed.
John Andrew (School of Urban and Regional Planning, School of Business) appeared on CBC's The National talking about Canadian housing prices.
Don Stuart (Law) commented in the Toronto Star about the justices of the peace complaints.
Warren Mabee (School of Policy Studies) was heard on CBC Radio One talking about the Northern Gateway pipeline.
John Andrew (School of Urban and Regional Planning, School of Business) – Some Canadian families are choosing to rent instead of buy, on CBC’s The National; Canada’s hot housing market shows signs of slowing in the Toronto Star.