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August 18, 2022

Queen's In The News Thursday, August 18, 2022

Expert Faculty/Department Media Outlets
Abray, Tim
  • Arts and Science
  • Political Studies
Global News: Kingston, Ont. politicians waiting to see details of proposed provincial legislation set to expand powers for mayors
Abray, a PhD candidate, says the proposed mayoral powers would extend beyond housing.
Amarnath Amarasingam
  • Arts and Science
  • Political Studies
  • School of Religion
Global News: ‘Good PR’: Why anti-hate experts are urging politicians to step up vetting practices
Dr. Amarasingam says if you were attending a rally like the “Freedom Convoy,” you should know who’s organizing it.
Johnson, Anne
  • Engineering and Applied Science
  • The Robert M. Buchan Mining
National Post, Financial Post: 'We have to do better': Why Canada's main mining lobby wants its members to get serious about workplace culture
Yahoo! Canada: 'We have to do better': Why Canada's main mining lobby wants its members to get serious about workplace culture
Dr. Johnson says the Towards Sustainable Mining Program is valuable because it sets minimums and requires companies to improve over time.
Christian Leuprecht
  • Arts and Science
  • Political Studies
  • Smith School of Business
  • School of Policy Studies
CBC Radio: Radio Noon Quebec with Shawn Apel
Dr. Leuprecht talks about the attack on Salman Rushdie.
Mabee, Warren
  • Arts and Science
  • Geography and Planning
  • School of Policy Studies
TVO: By the numbers: New data suggests inflation is slowing down — but the reality is more complicated
Dr. Mabee says Ontarians could end up spending potentially a few hundred more over the course of the year above and beyond what they have normally budgeted for heating.
Santiago Perez Patrigeon
  • Health Sciences
  • School of Medicine
YGK news: Analysis: Treating monkeypox like an STI may help control the outbreak, but stigma is a danger
Dr. Perez’s op-ed for the Conversation is picked up by YGK News about why monkeypox could be considered a sexually transmitted infection (STI) based on its mode of transmission, and looks at the pros and cons of classifying monkeypox as an STI.
Zoutman, Dick
  • Health Sciences
  • School of Medicine
  • Medicine
CityNews: Wednesday August 17th, 2022
Dr. Zoutman talks about the Ontario health care system and privatization efforts by Ford government (cue 2:16).

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