Regulating Social Media Giants | The Reporter

Published: 10Apr2019

APRIL 9, 2019 | The Canadian government is now considering to actively regulate social media platforms such as Facebook, given the lack of results from self-regulation. "We better get the...

THE WASHINGTON POST | The best foreign policy decade of our lives

Published: 10Apr2019

Even more importantly, the perception that the arc of history was bending in all the best ways proved to be unfounded. As Jacob Levy noted recently in Vox, there is no arc of history, not really: ...

Why are governments slow to regulate social media? | Global News

Published: 10Apr2019

APRIL 8, 2019 | Social media has been deeply ingrained in our daily lives and with the current spread of hate and misinformation, governments have been slow to regulate social media companies....

MONTREAL GAZETTE | Opinion: Rather than Bill 21, let's have pluralistic secularism

Published: 9Apr2019

"The main purpose of Bill 21 is to “protect our identity,” says Premier François Legault. But whose identity is being protected and what kind of society will this bill promote?

Expert: 100th anniversary of the International Labour Organization

Published: 9Apr2019

On April 11, the International Labour Organization (ILO) will celebrate its 100th anniversary and Adelle Blackett, Canada Research Chair in Transnational Labour Law and Development, is available to...

FINANCIAL POST | Debunking carbon tax myths: It's no cash grab

Published: 8Apr2019

Chris Ragan, an economist at McGill University, speaks with the Financial Post's Larysa Harapyn about carbon pricing in Canada.  Read more

Electoral Integrity and Disinformation | Pre-election Breakfast Series


Countries around the world are grappling with how to identify and prevent a host of new threats to the integrity of their elections and democratic systems./maxbellschoolCategory: Public lectures...

Introduction of the Federal Carbon Tax | CBC Power & Politics

Published: 5Apr2019

APRIL 1, 2019 | Chris Ragan, Director of Max Bell School of Public Policy, joined CBC News Power and Politics, to discuss the federal carbon tax. "Carbon pricing is the lowest-cost method that we...