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Janice Stein on The National: Speaking about the Ukrainian passenger plane shot down by Iran (28:00)

January 17, 2020

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Peter Loewen

Peter Loewen on The Agenda: The political price of climate inaction

January 17, 2020

https://www.tvo.org/video/the-political-price-of-climate-inaction

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Vladimir Putin

Seva Gunitsky in The Globe and Mail: Putin accused of seeking to become Russia’s leader-for-life through constitutional changes

January 17, 2020

https://www.theglobeandmail.com/world/article-putin-accused-of-seeking-to-become-russias-leader-for-life-through/?page=all

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Aurel Brain for The Globe and Mail: Vladimir Putin isn’t immortal, but he wants to be indispensable

January 17, 2020

https://www.theglobeandmail.com/opinion/article-vladimir-putin-isnt-immortal-but-he-wants-to-be-indispensable/?page=all

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Harry and Meghan with baby

David Mulroney in the Toronto Star: questioning Harry and Meghan’s big move [paywall]

January 17, 2020

https://www.thestar.com/news/canada/2020/01/14/will-royal-baby-archie-grow-up-with-a-canadian-accent-and-other-questions-about-harry-and-meghans-big-move.html

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Donald Trump

Ron Pruessen for LSE: Trump’s crude anti-elitism is nothing new in the American story

January 17, 2020

Trump’s crude anti-elitism is nothing new in the American story

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Jon Lindsay in CBC News: It’s unclear who the Iranians will be investigating over downed Ukrainian passenger plane

January 17, 2020

https://www.cbc.ca/news/world/iran-justice-crash-ukranian-arrests-1.5426809

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A Political Pandemic: Partisanship and Chaos in the American COVID-19 Response

January 16, 2020

Liam Keating The United States government’s response to COVID-19 is a story of decapitated federalism. Press conferences, rife with gaffes and misinformation, have broadcast the White House’s flagrant abdication of public leadership. As state governments in outbreak hotspots flail under...

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No Country Is an Island, but the UK Insists Otherwise

January 14, 2020

Naomi Butterfield When Boris Johnson took a strong Conservative majority in December 2019, his first trial was expected to involve keeping Britain afloat and united at the beginning of the official Brexit period. Instead, with a crippled National Health Service...

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Abandoning the Vulnerable: Unequal Impacts of Sweden’s COVID-19 Response

January 13, 2020

Abhayjeet Singh Sachal By the end of May, Sweden had the highest rate of COVID-19 deaths (per million population) in the world. This is hardly what one would expect from a country with stable leadership and a strong healthcare system....

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