Queen's in the News: April 22, 2013
Nick Bala (Law) – Government considers possible changes to the Criminal Code as a result of the Rehtaeh Parsons bullying case, in the Globe and Mail, News 91.9 (Moncton radio) and News 88.9 (Saint John radio).
Kip Pegley (School of Music) – Singer Rita MacNeil was a Canadian icon, in the Globe and Mail.
Robert Wolfe (School of Policy Studies) – U.S. government considers a new border crossing fee for Canadians, in the Globe and Mail.
Don Drummond (School of Policy Studies) – Foreign workers are a boon to Canadian employers, in the Globe and Mail.
Leonid Trofimov (History) – The Boston Marathon bombings and the history of the Russia-Chechnya conflict, on CTV News Channel, CBC.ca, Vancouver Province, Calgary Herald, Montreal Gazette, Ottawa Citizen and several other Postmedia newspapers, CKNW (Vancouver radio), Newstalk 1010 (Toronto radio), and the Roy Green Show (nationally syndicated talk radio show).
Sidneyeve Matrix (Film and Media Studies) – Are online amateur sleuths who post pictures of possible Boston Marathon bombing suspects doing more harm than good, on CBC.caVancouver Sun, Calgary Herald, Montreal Gazette, Ottawa Citizen and several other Postmedia newspapers.
Christian Leuprecht (Political Studies) – The Boston Marathon bombings and home-grown terrorists, on CBC.ca, Huffington Post Canada, Roy Green Show (nationally syndicated radio show), and CKNW (Vancouver radio); what can Canada do about homegrown radicals, in Vice magazine.
Jill Scott (Languages, Literatures and Cultures) – Public mourning and the Boston Marathon bombings, on CKNW (Vancouver radio).