Department of Political Studies

Department of Political Studies
Department of Political Studies

Political Studies in the News: September 21 - 27, 2020

Wednesday, September 23POLS Graphic

New York Times: Trudeau promises bold plan to reset Canada, and his political career

Cross-appointed professor Kathy Brock says PM Trudeau has to have a plan or proposal that says to Canadians: ‘We have a sense of where we are going, we aren’t just reacting now.'

Friday, September 25

Global TV National: RCMP arrests ‘Abu Huzayfah’ for allegedly faking his past with ISIS

Cross-appointed professor Amarnath Amarasingam says he was surprised by the RCMP allegations that an Ontario man faked his terrorist activity

640 AM Toronto radio: On Point with Alex Pierson

Cross-appointed professor Christian Leuprecht says China has outsourced firms to collect personal data that they may be able to use one day against you.

 Saturday, September 26 NDP to Support Throne speech

Stephanie Chouinard says because the NDP got the concessions it had asked for, it is unlikely there will be a fall federal election.