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Queen's In The News Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Expert Faculty/Department Media Outlets
Sara Greco
  • Arts and Science
  • Political Studies
  • Centres
London Free Press: Greco: The erosion of American diplomacy
Sara Greco's piece for The Conversation about how the US wields power abroad appeared in the London Free Press.

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Queen's In The News Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Expert Faculty/Department Media Outlets
Struzik, Ed
  • School of Policy Studies
The Telegraph: Ten times more wildfires in Russian Arctic than a decade ago as ice melts and gives way to flame
Ed Struzik says that what happens in the Arctic matters to the rest of the world

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Queen's In The News Monday, August 13, 2018

Expert Faculty/Department Media Outlets
Abray, Tim
  • Arts and Science
  • Political Studies
iPolitics: By rejecting facts, Ford government introduces ‘Trumpian tactics’ to Ontario
Tim Abray says the Ontario government should consider whether winning is worth the price of undermining confidence in the institutions that help keep democracy healthy.
Bala, Nicholas
  • Law
Canadian Lawyer: Family law catch-up
Nicholas Bala says if we want to change the practice and culture of family law to focus on less adversarial disputes, then it’s important to recognize the harm of conflict on children and to place the focus on their needs, rather than the rights of parents.
Barbara Martin
  • School of Policy Studies
Hill Times: Saudi spat with Canada could be ‘proxy’ for U.S. quarrels with Trudeau government, experts say
Barbara Martin says the Saudis may have been emboldened by the current tenor in international relations.
Struzik, Ed
  • School of Policy Studies
CKNW-Vancouver: The Jill Bennett Show
Ed Struzik says firefighters need to be given new tools to deal with bigger and more frequent wildfires.

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Queen's In The News Friday, August 10, 2018

Expert Faculty/Department Media Outlets
Struzik, Ed
  • School of Policy Studies
National Post: Fighting historic wildfires amid bad ideas and no funding
Maclean's Magazine: Fighting fires is hard enough. Why are we making it harder?
The Weather Network: Fighting historic wildfires with no funding
Huffington Post: Simply Throwing Money At Wildfires Isn't A National Strategy
Ed Struzik's piece for The Conversation about Canada's national wildfire strategy appeared in Maclean's, HuffPost, The Weather Network, and the National Post.
Wolfe, Robert
  • School of Policy Studies
CBC Online: Canada braced for hard bargaining on dairy when NAFTA talks resume
Robert Wolfe says that Canada knew going into the TPP trade deal that the price of entry was going to be doing something on dairy.

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Queen's In The News Thursday, August 9, 2018

Expert Faculty/Department Media Outlets
Andrew, John S
  • Arts and Science
  • School of Environmental Studies
  • Smith School of Business
  • School of Graduate Studies
CTV National Network News: The Royal LePage boomer trends survey (Facebook link)
John Andrew spoke to CTV News about a Royal LePage study that looked at real estate decisions that baby boomers are expected to make over the next five years.
Brock, Kathy
  • Arts and Science
  • Political Studies
  • Smith School of Business
  • School of Policy Studies
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.
Gordon Boyd
  • Health Sciences
  • Critical Care Medicine Program
Le Soleil: Delirium, a serious and common side effect of treatment in intensive care unit
Gordon Boyd wrote for Le Soleil about neurological health in Intensive Care Units.
Duffin, Jacalyn
  • Arts and Science
  • History
  • Philosophy
  • Education
  • Health Sciences
  • School of Medicine
CBC Radio: Recycling injectors could help solve EpiPen shortage: researcher
CBC Online: Recycling injectors could help solve EpiPen shortage: researcher
Jacalyn Duffin spoke to CBC's The Current about practical solutions to the ongoing EpiPen shortage in Canada.
Morrison, Robert
  • Arts and Science
  • English Language and Literature
CKWS/Global Kingston: The Morning Show on CKWS
Robert Morrison appeared on the CKWS Global Morning Show to discuss his latest essay on Neil Sedaka's 1975 song "The Immigrant".
Struzik, Ed
  • School of Policy Studies
The Conversation: Fighting historic wildfires amid bad ideas and no funding
Ed Struzik's op-ed for The Conversation says Parks Canada needs to invest more in prescribed burning and forest management, and the federal government needs to restore funding for the Canadian Forest Service.

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Queen's In The News Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Expert Faculty/Department Media Outlets
Lisa F. Carver
  • Arts and Science
  • Sociology
  • Health Sciences
  • School of Medicine
National Post: Turning your health data into a 'wellness score' might not be good for you
Lisa Carver's piece for The Conversation about how health tracking technology may affect us in the future appeared in the National Post.
Chivers, Meredith
  • Arts and Science
  • Psychology
Detroit Metro Times: Dan Savage: Après Pill, Le Déluge
Meredith Chivers says that it is difficult to say what is and isn't normal when it comes to the effects of hormonal contraception (HC) on women's sexual interest, as research has not specifically examined this question.
Cockfield, Arthur
  • Law
The Lawyer's Daily: Surveillance, data control concerns persist as Sidewalk Labs’ smart city development takes next step
Arthur Cockfield says he doesn’t think that the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA) will be relevant to the Sidewalk Toronto plan as the company is constructing a community that will have some kind of user agreement for residents.

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Queen's In The News Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Expert Faculty/Department Media Outlets
Abray, Tim
  • Arts and Science
  • Political Studies
CBC Radio: Ontario Morning
Tim Abray spoke to CBC's Ontario Morning about the Ontario Progressive Conservative Party starting 'Ontario News Now" - the party's own 'news' channel. (Interview starts at 11:14).
Lahey, Kathleen
  • Gender Studies
  • Law
CBC Radio: Ontario Morning
Kathleen Lahey spoke to CBC's Ontario Morning about a Canadian Press report that women are falling further behind in corporate leadership roles. (Interview starts at 13:30).

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Queen's In The News Friday, August 3, 2018

Expert Faculty/Department Media Outlets
Brock, Kathy
  • Arts and Science
  • Political Studies
  • Smith School of Business
  • School of Policy Studies
Globe and Mail: Ontario launching constitutional challenge of federal carbon tax plan
ctvnews.ca: Ford government launching constitutional challenge of federal carbon tax plan
Kathy Brock says that the Supreme Court has emphasized in recent cases the need for federal and provincial cooperation. Her comments appeared in over 35 outlets.
Duffin, Jacalyn
  • Arts and Science
  • History
  • Philosophy
  • Education
  • Health Sciences
  • School of Medicine
Global News: EpiPen shortage may drag into next year: Health Canada
Jacalyn Duffin says that having only one epinephrine supplier is a serious issue.
Gail Henderson
  • Law
Toronto Star: They thought they were saving for their kids’ education but were shocked to learn their money was gone
Gail Henderson says that there is a question for the regulator whether the approach taken to enforcement in dealing with these plans has been enough. (Subscription).
Morrison, Robert
  • Arts and Science
  • English Language and Literature
National Post: Neil Sedaka's 1975 song revived for anti-immigrant era
The Conversation: Neil Sedaka’s 1975 song revived for anti-immigrant era
Robert Morrison says that in Neil Sedaka's song “The Immigrant” speaks out on one of the most controversial issues in all of American history and champions a vision of the country that prizes compassion and diversity.
Murakami Wood, David
  • Arts and Science
  • Sociology
Toronto Star: Mall is wrong about use of captured images
David Murakami Wood says that shopping malls do not need consent to monitor customers because shopping malls are considered private spaces.
Korey Pasch
  • Arts and Science
  • Political Studies
Kingston Whig-Standard: Smith family at a loss
Korey Pasch says that most large insurance companies look to protect themselves and their interests first, despite what their commercials and advertisements claim.
Rose, Jonathan
  • Arts and Science
  • Political Studies
CBC Online: How Doug Ford can use taxpayers' dollars to fund Ontario News Now
Jonathan Rose says that this is an area that regulatory capacity hasn't caught up to, so there's this big vacuum about how we think about, how we regulate and how we control partisan communication by government that falls outside of traditional channels.
Schuklenk, Udo
  • Arts and Science
  • Philosophy
Business Insider: DNA-testing company 23andMe signed a $300 million deal with a drug giant. Here are the other private ‘third parties’ that genetics companies share your data with.
Udo Schklenk says that the very setup of this venture suggests that its initiators are not quite serious about 23andMe's customers' informed consent.
Wong, Kenneth
  • Smith School of Business
NewsTalk 680: Anthony Bourdain shines light on fate of loyalty program rewards after death
Ken Wong says that passing along loyalty points is going to be a more common consideration as baby boomers start to age and consider death.

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Queen's In The News Thursday, August 2, 2018

Expert Faculty/Department Media Outlets
Pardy, Bruce
  • Law
National Post, Financial Post: Kevin Libin: Ford’s Ontario is only ‘closed for business’ to businesses hosing Ontario
Bruce Pardy says legislative supremacy is a central feature of the Canadian system of government — meaning voters have more power than contracts.
Rose, Jonathan
  • Arts and Science
  • Political Studies
CBC Online: 'It's not news': Doug Ford's Ontario News Now attempts to muzzle media, experts say
Jonathan Rose says having a separate news channel corrodes the function of the democratic media, because it assumes that the media isn't able to fulfill the function that is assigned to them.

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Queen's In The News Wednesday, August 1, 2018

Expert Faculty/Department Media Outlets
Lahey, Kathleen
  • Gender Studies
  • Law
National Post: Gender gap in unpaid labour means women work 'double shift,' experts say
Kathleen Lahey says that without adequate government-supplied care, women are diverted away from work by children early in their careers, and as they near retirement, are increasingly tasked with looking after aging relatives.
Lyon, David
  • Arts and Science
  • Sociology
  • Law
Ottawa Citizen: The surveillance society
David Lyon says that even if cameras surveillance did make a difference it would be forensic, after a criminal event, rather than preventative.
Power, Elaine
  • Arts and Science
  • Cultural Studies
  • Gender Studies
  • School of Kinesiology and Health Studies
Globe and Mail: Ontario PCs roll back Liberal-era social assistance changes
Elaine Power says that it’s appalling that Ontario's government wouldn’t see the basic income pilot project through.
Struzik, Ed
  • School of Policy Studies
People's World: The world burns as global warming crisis explodes
Ed Struzik says that the fires in northern Sweden demonstrate that no place, including the circumpolar Arctic, is immune to the future effects of fire.

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