Department of Political Studies

Department of Political Studies
Department of Political Studies

Political Studies in the News: August 12 - August 18, 2019

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Monday, August 12

National Observer: Limits on Canadian money in U.S. politics means Trump donor backlash unlikely

Dr. Rose talks about political considerations behind consumer choices and potential boycotts.

Wednesday, August 14

CBC-TV: The National - Trudeau silent on handgun ban in meeting with Toronto mayor

CBC Radio: CBC News: World at Six

Christian Leuprecht spoke to CBC Radio (starts at 12:00) and CBC's The National (starts at 1:35) about calls for a nationwide ban on handguns. He also spoke to CBC News Network on the matter.

Sunday, August 18

CBC TV: CBC's The National

Global TV National: “Jihadi Jack” Letts loses UK citizenship, could come to Canada

Christian Leuprecht spoke to CBC's The National (interview at 3:15) and Global News about a Canadian citizen accused of fighting for ISIS in Syria.