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July 27, 2020

Queen's In The News Monday, July 27, 2020

Expert Faculty/Department Media Outlets
Aiken, Sharry
  • Law
CBC Online: Number of asylum claims filed in Canada rises slightly despite pandemic
The Conversation: Canadian court correctly finds the U.S. is unsafe for refugees
In her op-ed Professor Aiken says the detention practices that are focused on in the decision are only one among many ways in which the U.S. has attacked refugee rights. These attacks are mounting. She also spoke with CBC about the number of claims being filed.
Hanna, Timothy
  • School of Medicine
  • Department of Oncology, Cancer Research Institute
CBC Online: Why err on the side of caution as COVID-19 looms in health-care workplaces
Dr. Hanna says we're fortunate across Canada. We weren't left as single institutions or single physicians to proceed based on our own opinion when resources became limited. The story also appeared on Yahoo.
Christian Leuprecht
  • Arts and Science
  • Political Studies
  • School of Policy Studies
Radio Canada International: Committee examines racism in police services
Dr. Leuprecht talks about the issues in police services across Canada.
Nicaso, Antonio
  • Arts and Science
  • Languages, Literatures and Cultures
CBC Online: Homicide victim found in London had ties to Pat Musitano, unclear if deaths are related
Dr. Nicaso says the Musitanos are on the defensive. I don't feel they have the strength to react.
Pardy, Bruce
  • Law
The Epoch Times: In critical race theory, white self-flagellation is the only choice
In his op-ed Professor Pardy discusses racism.
Sari van Anders
  • Arts and Science
  • Gender Studies
  • Psychology
  • Centre for Neuroscience Studies
Discover magazine: Untangling gender and sex in humans
Dr. van Anders created the term gender/sex because she it felt important to highlight that scientists don’t always know which characteristic they are specifically testing.

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