Department of Political Studies

Department of Political Studies
Department of Political Studies

Political Studies in the News: October 7 - 13, 2019

POLS GraphicTuesday, October 8

Ottawa Citizen: The English-language leaders' debate: Our pundits pronounce

Kathy Brock offers commentary on the federal leaders' English-language debate

The Conversation: The baffling indifference of Canadian voters to child-care proposals

In her op-ed, Elizabeth Goodyear-Grant says child care policy is a surprisingly low priority policy for most voting Canadians. 

Wednesday, October 9

Toronto Star: There are big questions in Toronto about shootings and gun control

Christian Leuprecht says Canada could track guns more effectively, but it’s a matter of political will, resources, and appropriate legal frameworks.

Saturday, October 12

Roy Green Syndicated Radio Show: ISIS crisis in Syria as Turks attack Kurd

Christian Leuprecht discusses the latest news in Syria.