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Citizen Lab in Financial Times: China tech groups censored information about coronavirus (Paywall)

March 3, 2020

https://www.ft.com/content/35d7c414-5d53-11ea-8033-fa40a0d65a98

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Censored Contagion: How information on the coronavirus is managed on Chinese social media

March 3, 2020

Toronto, March 3, 2020 — A new report by researchers at the Citizen Lab at the University of Toronto’s Munk School of Global Affairs & Public Policy reveals that keywords related to the coronavirus have been censored on two popular...

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Police serve an injunction to protesters at a rail blockade in St-Lambert

Drew Fagan in Financial Post: How the blockade movement has sent tremors across Canada’s economy and beyond

February 21, 2020

Choke point: How the blockade movement has sent tremors across Canada’s economy and beyond

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David Wolfe in the Globe and Mail: Canadian businesses remain slow to adopt in new technology [paywall]

February 19, 2020

https://www.theglobeandmail.com/featured-reports/article-how-technology-helped-mccarthy-uniforms-repair-and-expand-its-business/?page=all

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Lynette Ong in Bloomberg Quint: China ramps up virus propaganda, and stirs even more outrage

February 18, 2020

https://www.bloombergquint.com/politics/china-ramps-up-propaganda-tactics-and-stirs-even-more-outrage

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President of China Xi Jinping

Lynette Ong on The Current: President Xi Jinping’s handling of coronavirus

February 11, 2020

https://www.cbc.ca/listen/live-radio/1-63-the-current/clip/15760215-president-xi-jinpings-handling-of-coronavirus

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Lynette Ong in The Globe and Mail: “A floodgate has been opened” with the Coronavirus

February 7, 2020

https://www.theglobeandmail.com/world/article-death-of-wuhan-doctor-sparks-rare-condemnations-of-chinese-virus/

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Phil Triadafilopoulos in The Globe & Mail: new proposal symptom of a much bigger problem

February 3, 2020

https://www.theglobeandmail.com/world/article-refugee-advocates-criticize-greece-over-proposal-to-install-floating/?page=all

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MPP Student Frank Ye in Aljazeera: rising xenophobia tied to coronavirus

February 3, 2020

https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2020/02/chinese-canadians-denounce-rising-xenophobia-tied-coronavirus-200202191216923.html

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MPP Student Frank Ye in Globe & Mail: When misinformation goes viral [PAYWALL]

February 3, 2020

https://www.theglobeandmail.com/canada/article-when-misinformation-goes-viral-a-brief-history-of-plague-panic-from/?page=all

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