Department of Political Studies

Department of Political Studies
Department of Political Studies

Political Studies in the News: September 23 - 20, 2019

POLS GraphicMonday, September 23

CBC Online: Why people who need help most lose out on election handout promises

Keith Banting says a new feeling of anxiety among the Canadian middle class has made politicians wary of explicitly targeting economic policy toward the poor.

Winnipeg Free Press: White is the colour of remorse

PhD candidate Linda Mussell says that white people with status and deep pockets often get what they want when they want it.

Friday, September 27

The Globe and MailHong Kong’s protests have blown up the founding myths of Communist China

In this op-ed, Christian Leuprecht discusses the Communist Party of China’s claim to legitimacy and power.

 

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