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June 9, 2021

Queen's In The News Wednesday, June 9, 2021

Expert Faculty/Department Media Outlets
Ellis, Anne
  • School of Medicine
  • Biomedical and Molecular Sciences
  • Medicine
  • Division of Allergy and Immunology
CBC Radio (Kingston): Ontario Morning - Wednesday June 9, 2021 - Part 2
The Weather Network: Higher pollen counts in some Canadian cities mean a more severe allergy season
Dr. Ellis talks about the high pollen counts this spring.
Adnan Husain
  • Arts and Science
  • History
  • School of Religion
CKWS/Global Kingston: Kingston’s Muslim community says that Islamophobia is deeply rooted in Canada
Dr. Husain says the fear, or hatred of Muslim people in Canada, and in Kingston specifically, is long-standing.
Christian Leuprecht
  • Arts and Science
  • Political Studies
  • Smith School of Business
  • School of Policy Studies
CBC TV: Questions about whether London suspect could face terrorism charges
Dr. Leuprecht said it's extremely costly to monitor extremist behaviour online. He says there's always the risk that somebody is just going to slip through the cracks or there are individuals who just don't show up on the radar.
Pardy, Bruce
  • Law
National Post: Bruce Pardy: Freedom of expression is in peril with Bill C-10
In his op-ed, Prof. Pardy says Bill C-10 is an autocratic piece of legislation.
Salzmann, Ariel
  • Arts and Science
  • History
CKWS/Global Kingston: Kingston’s Muslim community says that Islamophobia is deeply rooted in Canada
Dr. Salzmann says Statistics Canada doesn’t clearly outline what discrimination against Muslims is, therefore hate crimes against Muslims aren’t being properly tracked.
Daniel Westlake
  • Arts and Science
  • Political Studies
Yahoo! Canada: Non-profit long-term care homes have lost too many residents to COVID-19
The Conversation: Non-profit long-term care homes have lost too many residents to COVID-19
In his co-written op-ed, Dr. Westlake writes about why non-profit long term care homes have performed so badly during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Jenna Webber
  • Health Sciences
  • School of Medicine
  • Family Medicine
Globe and Mail: New website founded by McGill University student aims to fill knowledge gaps about sexual health in medicine
Dr. Webber says there is still a long way to go in medical education with respect to comprehensive sexual and reproductive health education.

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