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CSDD in the News: December 17 - December 23, 2018

Dec 20, 2018

Tuesday, December 18 The Conversation: Doug Ford is wrong about minority-language services Robbins-Kanter says the Ontario government’s proposed cuts to French-language services have elicited significant political backlash.     ...

CSDD in the News: December 31 - January 6, 2019

Jan 18, 2019

Wednesday, January 2 The Conversation: The elusive quest for peace between the Turks and the Kurds Okcuoglu says understanding the Turkish-Kurdish negotiations and its limitations requires understanding the mechanisms and experiences of territorial control.  ...

CSDD in the News: February 18 - February 24, 2019

Mar 01, 2019

Friday, February 22 CBC Radio: How did multiculturalism become so central to Canada's identity? Dr. Banting says that while Canada is not immune to the kinds of xenophobic nationalism that have gripped European countries, the Canadian philosophy and practice of mult...

CSDD in the News: February 4 - February 10, 2019

Feb 08, 2019

Thursday, February 7 Huffington Post: Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen dished a lot of baloney with a claim about Liberals reuniting more families than Tories Professor Aiken says both the Liberals and Tories have steadily eroded the importance of family reunificat...

CSDD in the News: February 5 - 11, 2018

Feb 10, 2018

Tuesday, February 6, 2018 CBC Radio: CBC Ontario Morning Professor Kathy Brock spoke to CBC's Ontario Morning about how the PC leadership campaign could affect the upcoming provincial election (interview starts at 2:46). ctvnews.ca: Trudeau to face skeptical...

CSDD in the News: January 1 - 7, 2018

Jan 07, 2018

Wednesday, January 1 Huffington Post: This Is How Justin Trudeau Sees His Job, According To Ethics Report ​Professor Kathy Brock says the prime minister’s power has diffused to the senior civil servants checking and coordinating policy across departments as part of ...

CSDD in the News: January 14 - January 20, 2019

Jan 18, 2019

Monday, January 14 National Post: Asylum seekers can't count on the same response as Saudi teen Professor Aiken says the Thai authorities opted to pursue a protection path in the case of Rahaf Mohammed but no one can guarantee that this approach will be used in the ...

CSDD in the News: January 21 - January 27, 2019

Jan 24, 2019

Monday, January 21 The Conversation: The urgent need for Democrats to embrace progressive policies Dr. Berman says the Democratic party needs a revised image grounded in a new reality that will address basic issues of inequality, access, and fairness. The op-ed also...

CSDD in the News: January 29 - February 5, 2018

Feb 05, 2018

Sunday, February 4, 2018: Globe and Mail: Caroline Mulroney officially joins Ontario PC leadership race Kathy Brock says that Caroline Mulroney's lack of political experience could play in her favour. Her interview appeared in over 50 outlets across Canada...

CSDD in the News: January 7 - January 13, 2019

Jan 18, 2019

Wednesday, January 9 CTV National Network News: A $300,000 ad campaign from the Canada Pension plan sparks outrage Professor Aiken says the Thai authorities opted to pursue a protection path in the case of Rahaf Mohammed but no one can guarantee that this approach w...

CSDD in the News: July 2 - July 8, 2018

Jul 05, 2018

Wednesday, July 4 Policy Options: The future of the Safe Third Country Agreement Sharry Aiken discusses why the US is currently unsafe for refugees and the political implications of suspending the STCA.       ...

CSDD in the News: July 23 - July 29, 2018

Jul 26, 2018

Wednesday, July 25 La Presse: Preventive measures to reduce violence In her op-ed, Dr. Chouinard talks about the increase in shootings in Toronto.      ...