Department of Political Studies

Department of Political Studies
Department of Political Studies

Political Studies in the News: June 17 - June 23, 2019

POLS Graphic
Wednesday, June 19

Hill Times: Early third-party advertising ‘unintended consequence’ of fixed election dates, says minister

Dr. Rose says these kinds of digital campaigns are cheaper, more effective (since they reach ‘friends’ with whom you’re more likely to share political ideology) and have the patina of populism. 

CKWS/Global Kingston: Trudeau government struggles to balance human rights push with bid for security council seat

Dr. Nossal says Clerk of the Privy Council Ian Shugart is doing his due diligence by noting for the record that in an environment where the key supporter of human rights — the U.S. — has gone MIA. 

 

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