Department of Political Studies

Department of Political Studies
Department of Political Studies

Political Studies in the News: January 28 - February 3, 2019

POLS GraphicMonday, January 28

CBC Radio: Analyzing the raid in Kingston last week

Dr. Leuprecht discusses the raid on a suspected terrorist last week. He also appeared on 770 CHQR Calgary radio. 

Wednesday, January 30

CBC-TV: Should Canada ban Huawei

Dr. Leuprecht says the government is eventually going to have to make a decision (1:05:00). 

Thursday, January 31

Yahoo! Canada: Terror threat emanating from Canada to the U.S. exaggerated

Dr. Leuprecht says Canadian’s shouldn’t worry due to the agencies working on both sides of the border. 

Sunday, February 3

The Conversation: Disasters and disagreements: Climate change collides with Trump's border wall

Pasch says Trump has threatened to fund his border wall by taking money allocated for disaster relief and reconstruction.