Department of Political Studies

Department of Political Studies
Department of Political Studies

Political Studies in the News: December 6 - 12, 2020

Monday, December 7POLS Graphic

Global NewsMeng Wanzhou looking at a deal

Cross-appointed Professor Christian Leuprecht discusses what a deal for Meng Wanzhou may mean for the two Canadians stuck in China.

Wednesday, December 9th

640 AM Toronto radio: Trudeau invited the Chinese military to train with Canada

Cross-appointed Professor Christian Leuprecht why Global Affairs Canada objected to the Canadian military’s decision to cancel training with China’s People’s Liberation Army.

Friday, December 11th

CBC Online: 'Clear justification' needed after RCMP chase car over sidewalks at rush hour

Cross-appointed Professor Christian Leuprecht says the police normally don't engage in a high-speed chase unless public safety is at risk. The RCMP's own statement said that public safety was not at risk in this case.