McGill experts

Experts: COVID-19

Published: 27Oct2020

After ordering gyms and other fitness centres in designated red zones to remain closed for another month, Quebec’s premier is warning there will be fines for owners and patrons who flout the...

Experts: 2020 US presidential election

Published: 28Oct2020

With less than a week before the U.S. election, Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden is leading President Donald Trump by nine percentage points in the polls, according to Ipsos. The economy...

Experts: World Mental Health Day | October 10

Published: 8Oct2020

World Mental Health Day, on October 10th, comes at a time when our daily lives have changed considerably as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. The past months have brought challenges to many,...

Experts: Joyce Echaquan’s death: Racism in the healthcare system

Published: 2Oct2020

Quebec’s coroner’s office will be looking into the death of Joyce Echaquan, an Indigenous woman from the Atikamekw Nation of Manawan and a mother of seven children, who passed away amid troubling...

Experts: International Day of Awareness on Food Loss and Waste | September 29

Published: 28Sep2020

This year represents the first ever observance of the International Day of Awareness on Food Loss and Waste. The COVID-19 pandemic continues generating significant challenges to food security in...

Experts: The return of ‘Fridays for Future’

Published: 25Sep2020

While the COVID-19 pandemic continues to overshadow most other topics in 2020, Canadian activists are joining demonstrators around the world to bring climate change back into the conversation....

Experts: Trudeau’s Throne Speech

Published: 22Sep2020

As Canada's parliament returns and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau seeks to put an ethics scandal behind him, his government will unveil its plans this week for the country's pandemic response and...

Expert: MEC to be acquired by private U.S. investment firm

Published: 17Sep2020

Tens of thousands of people have signed on to a petition hoping to stop the sale of Mountain Equipment Co-op (MEC) to a private U.S. firm. The sale was announced Monday September 14 and will see...

Experts: International Equal Pay Day | September 18

Published: 17Sep2020

International Equal Pay Day, celebrated for the first time this 18 September, represents the longstanding efforts towards the achievement of equal pay for work of equal value. Across all regions,...

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