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CSDD in the News: September 3 - September 9 2018

Sep 10, 2018

Saturday, September 8 Toronto Star: Canadian border agency has deported 398 'illegal migrants' out of 32,000 Professor Aiken says she was not surprised by the low number of deportations as the majority of asylum claims by border-crossers are still to be determined by the...

CSDD in the News: July 30 - August 5, 2018

Aug 09, 2018

Sunday, August 5 CBC Radio: Fresh Air with Nana aba Duncan Kathy Brock spoke to CBC's Fresh Air about the first month of Premier Doug Ford's new government.      ...

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.      ...

Emerging Scholar Meghan Laws awarded SSHRC Postdoctoral Fellowship

Jul 10, 2018

Meghan Laws will begin a SSHRC postdoctoral fellowship at the University of St Andrews in Scotland in the Fall of 2018 under the supervision of Professor Alison Watson in the School of International Relations. Meghan has been working with Professor Watson and Senior Resea...

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: June 25 - July 1, 2018

Jun 29, 2018

Friday, June 29 National Post: Baloney Meter: Are a majority of asylum seekers to Canada doomed to rejection?  Sharry Aiken says that each individual claimant may face different risks based on their race, gender, political affiliation, or sexual orientation if they’...

CSDD in the News: June 18 - 24, 2018

Jun 28, 2018

Friday, June 22 Toronto Star: Message received, now Ontario's Liberal Party will try to reconnect with voters Dr. Kathy Brock says the Ontario Liberal Party needs to do a good analysis of where things went wrong, and then start to rebuild the party platform that way. ...

CSDD in the News: June 11 - 17, 2018

Jun 14, 2018

Monday, June 11 Toronto Star: Seven remaining Liberal MPPs prepare to rebuild their party Dr. Brock says the first challenge will be for the remaining Liberal MPPs to push for party status Policy Opinions: Canada's response to Rohingya crisis falls short Profess...

CSDD in the News: June 4 - 10, 2018

Jun 14, 2018

Kingston Whig-Standard: 'We are working flat out'  Professor Kathy Brock commented on Kathleen Wynne's strategy of conceding defeat five days before the provincial election  Kingston Whig-Standard: Election: Are 'winds of change' blowing loc...

CSDD in the News: May 28 - June 3, 2018

Jun 04, 2018

Sunday, May 27 Ottawa Citizen: Ontario election debate: Horwath, Wynne and Ford – the final countdown Dr. Kathy Brock says the real winners of the debate were the voters of Ontario.   Friday, June 1 Toronto Star: Why the Ontario election is...

CSDD in the News: May 21 - May 27, 2018

May 29, 2018

Sunday, May 27 Ottawa Citizen: Ontario election debate: Horwath, Wynne and Ford – the final countdown Dr. Kathy Brock says the real winners of the debate were the voters of Ontario.      ...

CSDD in the News: May 7 - May 13, 2018

May 11, 2018

Wednesday, May 9 CTV National News Network: Kathleen Wynne offers consistency over change in fight for re-election  Professor Kathy Brock says Kathleen Wynne must not focus all campaign efforts on Doug Ford, since NDP leader Andrea Horwath appears to be making inroa...