Editors' Forum Erin Loney

Is Electoral Reform a Priority for Canadians?

Electoral reform was a central promise of the Liberal platform in the 2015 federal election, but Prime Minister Trudeau recently announced that it is now off the table. The NATO Association Program Editors give their take on whether or not electoral reform is a priority for Canadians, and which system would be a better option than FPTP.

Adena Eliasoph Society, Culture, and Security

The Politics of Personality: The (de)stabilizing Effects of Political Attitudes

Temperament plays an increasingly relevant role in the success or failure of a political office. Adena Eliasoph explores the media’s role in responsibly informing the public and the impact that ‘identity politics’ can have on global economies, civil society, and multilateralism.

Cyber Security and Emerging Threats Erin Loney

The Dangers of Politicizing Vaccines: Part I

In Part One of this two-part series, Erin Loney researches the importance of vaccinations and the origins of the anti-vaccine movement as it pertains to Donald Trump’s potential commission on vaccines and scientific integrity. Return at 4:00 this afternoon for Part Two, which will analyze Trump’s stance on vaccines and the impact it could have on public health.