Department of Political Studies

Department of Political Studies
Department of Political Studies

Political Studies in the News: October 17th - October 23rd, 2021

POLS GraphicMonday, October 18th

CFRB 1010: October 18 - The Jamil Jivani Show - Hour 2

Dr. Leuprecht talks about China testing new space capability with a hypersonic missile.

Wednesday, October 20th

CBC (Saint John): Removal of an RCMP Commanding Officer Letter shows minister wanted commanding officer of New Brunswick RCMP replaced Far-right extremists in Ukrainian military bragged about Canadian training, report says

Dr. Leuprecht says a report exploring the far-right in Ukraine’s military that found neo-Nazis and supporters of far-right groups in the ranks bragged online about receiving training from Canada and other NATO nations should give Canada and its allies “pause” regarding their ongoing missions in Ukraine. Dr. Leuprecht also speaks to the decision to remove the Commanding Officer of RCMP in New Brunswick.