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July 15, 2020

Queen's In The News Wednesday, July 15, 2020

Expert Faculty/Department Media Outlets
Aiken, Sharry
  • Law
Toronto Star: What will the Canada-U.S. border of the future look like?
Professor Aiken says we’re going to see an intensification of surveillance technology as a policy response to the pandemic at the border.
Amarnath Amarasingam
  • Arts and Science
  • Political Studies
  • School of Religion
Hill Times: Privy Council Clerk Michael Wernick's warning of political violence reflects increasing polarization, say politicos
Dr. Amarasingam says we don’t know enough about Corey Hurren’s worldview to suggest that he was embedded in online spaces that would have spurred him along to violence.
Christian Leuprecht
  • Arts and Science
  • Political Studies
  • School of Policy Studies
globalnews.ca: Where does Canada stand in regards to Huawei?
Dr. Leuprecht discusses how Canada should move forward.
Jane Philpott
  • Health Sciences
Business News Network (BNN): Lots of attention went into hospitals, but we missed institutional care
Dr. Philpott says that while hospitals were well equipped for a COVID-19 response, institutions like long-term care were neglected until the virus had taken heavy toll on them.
Wong, Kenneth
  • Smith School of Business
CBC Online: Toronto's Pearson airport cuts 1/4 of staff due to reduced travel demand amid COVID-19 pandemic
Professor Wong says the layoffs are to be expected during the current situation, but he's concerned about what might happen if the layoffs become more permanent.

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