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A group of protesters march at Lafayette Square in Washington, D.C.

Munk School initiative calls out Islamophobia

February 13, 2017

An interdisciplinary network of U of T scholars who cover issues related to Islam and world affairs, led by professors Edward Schatz and Aisha Ahmad, aims to address some of the most pressing issues of our time.

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Citizen Lab report reveals espionage campaign targeting Mexican soda tax advocates

February 13, 2017

New report from the Citizen Lab outlines spyware campaign targeting proponents of Mexico’s soda tax.

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Dan Breznitz

Breznitz: Canada has ‘proven potential’ to innovate but struggles to turn it into economic might

February 10, 2017

Dan Breznitz, co-director of the Munk School’s Innovation Policy Lab, advises policy-makers in Canada and around the world on how to turn inventions and ideas into economic growth.

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From Where I Sit: Engaging with the world

February 6, 2017

The Munk School can best fulfil its mission by forming international partnerships, creating venues that promote intercultural exchange, and equipping our students to engage fully with the world.

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Munk School’s Citizen Lab uncovers Nile Phish, extensive phishing campaign targeting Egyptian NGOs

February 2, 2017

A new report from the Citizen Lab at U of T’s Munk School of Global Affairs uncovers Nile Phish, an ongoing and extensive phishing campaign against Egyptian civil society.

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University of Toronto keeping close watch on impact of US travel restrictions

January 30, 2017

The University of Toronto is keeping close watch on events related to President Trump’s order restricting travel to the United States from seven countries.

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What’s in a name? Canadian companies still struggling with hiring bias

January 25, 2017

New report shows Canadian companies discriminate against job applicants with Asian names, regardless of their skills and qualifications.

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Spencer McMurray

Munk School Meets: Spencer McMurray

January 23, 2017

Meet Spencer McMurray and learn what inspired him to take his passion for peacebuilding global.

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Donald Trump

Now What? The Future of the U.S. After Inauguration Day

January 20, 2017

In a roundtable discussion between Paris and Toronto, five experts shared their insights on the 2016 U.S. election results and what’s to come under a Trump presidency.

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Barack Obama

Goodbye Obama: Ron Pruessen reflects on the outgoing U.S. president’s legacy

January 11, 2017

As the U.S. prepares for a transition of power, Ron Pruessen reflects on Barack Obama’s legacy.

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