Department of Political Studies

Department of Political Studies
Department of Political Studies

Political Studies in the News: April 27 - May 3

POLS GraphicFriday, May 1

Global News: Conservative MP speaks out about leaked information about Derek Sloan

PhD candidate Jacob Robbins-Kanter discusses how the Conservative leadership race will be impacted by Derek Sloan's controversial comments and the leaking of confidential information from caucus meetings. 

Saturday, May 2

Halifax Today: What coronavirus pandemic could mean for women in politics

In her op-ed from The Conversation, Elizabeth Goodyear-Grant says whatever the eventual impact on women’s candidacies post-pandemic, COVID-19 has the potential to shock the system, upending or reinforcing existing gender imbalances in political power.

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