Août 2020
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Le 31 août 2020

Michael Geist
Canadians can now download new COVID-19 exposure-alert smartphone app  (Kamloops This Week)

Duff Conacher
Democracy Watch wants RCMP to investigate WE Charity’s lobby registration (IPolitics)

Duff Conacher
Evening Brief: Quarantines, quashings and painful COVID cushions (IPolitics)

Katherine Lippel
How can I safely return to work during the pandemic? (CBC Radio)

Allan Rock
Monday’s Mix (Slaw.ca)

Amir Attaran
What's Canada's COVID-19 Endgame? (CTV News)

Le 28 août 2020

David Sweanor
California Ramps Up the War on Vaping With Flavor Ban (Filter)

Allan Rock
Conversations with the President: Aly Haji and Allan Rock (The Every Lawyer) 

Jane Bailey & Valerie Steeves
Facial recognition technology is biased with higher error rates against people of colour (Scroll.in)

Amir Attaran
Will Canada buy the vaccine?, Keeping kids safe in schools & Port Moody property tax hike (Omny.fm Vancouver)

Le 24 août 2020

Michael Geist 
Canada's privacy laws have 'no teeth': What I learned during an eight-month investigation into Tim Hortons' data tracking efforts (Financial Post) 

Amir Attaran
Confusion takes root as COVID restrictions take time  (Winnipeg Free Press)

Michael Geist 
Hashtag Trending – TikTok suing the U.S.; Apple and WordPress lock horns; PIPEDA chatter on Reddit (IT World Canada)

Amir Attaran
Potential COVID-19 vaccine still not in Canada, three months after approval for trials (Global News)

Le 20 août 2020

David Sweanor
États-Unis : effets troubles du confinement  (Le Monde du Tabac)

Penny Collenette
Canada: COVID-19: Federal And Provincial Briefings (Mondaq News Alerts) 

Le 19 août 2020

Anne Lévesque
Canada needs a more collaborative approach to reopening schools (Policy Options)

Errol Mendes
PM Trudeau shuffles cabinet (CTV News Channel)

Michael Geist 
New COVID-19 alert app leaves many Canadians wary (Global News) (Yahoo News Canada)

Penny Collenette
Who is in pipe line to replace Morneau as Trudeau’s finance minister  (The Asian Connections Newspaper)

Le 17 août 2020

Colleen Flood
COVID-19 shines an unflattering light on many of Canada's vulnerabilities (Ottawa Citizen)

Rakhi Ruparelia
This is a fact: Systemic racism makes life harder for many Ontarians (Orangeville)

Teresa Scassa
Trump’s Incoherent Policy on TikTok and China (The New Yorker)

 

Le 14 août 2020

Anne Levesque
COVID-19: Balancing public health and economic sustainability as schools reopen (Guelph Today)

 

Le 13 août 2020

Michael Geist
Lydia Miljan: Don’t subsidize journalism, enforce copyright (Financial Post)

 

Le 11 août 2020

Amir Attaran
Gaps in interprovincial contact tracing increase COVID-19 risks while flying, critics say (Yahoo! News Canada)

Michael Geist
Internet site blocking battle invokes Canadians’ information rights (Castanet.com)

Joseph Magnet
ONTARIO: Expert says school won't be safe from COVID-19 in September (GuelphToday)

Amir Attaran
Ottawa’s big boards release back-to-school plans (capitalcurrent.ca)

 

Le 10 août 2020

Marie-Eve Sylvestre
Consommation d'alcool dans les parcs: une gorgée de liberté (Le Droit)

Amir Attaran
Controlling the spread as economies open, Homeschooling options & Not having enough vaccine in Canada (Omny.fm)

Amir Attaran
Gaps in inter-provincial contact tracing increase COVID-19 risks while flying: critics (CBC.ca News)

Y. Y. Brandon Chen
Non-discrimination génétique : décision préoccupante de la Cour suprême (Droit Inc.)

Amir Attaran
Will Canada have enough vaccine available? (Omny.fm)

 

Le 7 août 2020

Michael Geist
‘Canadians are takin’ over TikTok’: What Donald Trump’s threats mean for Canada’s content creators (The Star)

Amir Attaran
Canada inks new deal to secure potential vaccines (Global News)

Teresa Scassa
Toronto police shut down most freedom of information requests for months during pandemic (CBC.CA News)

 

Le 6 août 2020

Adam M. Dodek
Environmental protection in Ontario degraded as another ominous omnibus bill passes (Cambridge Times)

Teresa Scassa
Just 1.3 million Canadians have downloaded COVID Alert. Will that be enough to be effective? (The Star)

Teresa Scassa
Le commissaire à l’information est intervenu auprès du Service de police de Toronto (ICI Radio-Canada.ca)

Teresa Scassa
Less than 4% of Canadians have the COVID Alert tracing app — despite better privacy protection than Facebook (Cambridge Times)

Michael Geist
TikTok Feud Is Pulling Canada Between The U.S. And China Again: Experts Canada is being pressured to take sides, much like it was about Huawei. (Huffington Post Canada)

Michael Geist
TikTok sale puts Canada between Trump and China (National Observer)

 

Le 5 août 2020

Teresa Scassa
How effective and safe is COVID alert? (CBC Radio One 88.3FM)

Michael Geist
Evening Brief: No silver bullets (iPolitics)

Michael Geist
La vente de TikTok place encore le Canada entre les États-Unis et la Chine (L'actualite)

Michael Geist
Morning Brief: Lebanon in mourning (iPolitics)

David Sweanor
The Real Victims Of The Vaping Anti-Flavor Crusade Are Former Smokers (Science 2.0)

 

Le 4 août 2020

David Sweanor
BAT meets lowered profit projections for first half of fiscal 2020 (Winston-Salem Journal)

Amir Attaran
Mexico records third highest number of death (BBC News 24)

Allan Rock
Canada must stop returning asylum seekers to the United States. Even one more is too many (The Globe and Mail)

Michael Geist
Canadian government officially launches COVID-19 “exposure notification” app (BetaKit)

Michael Geist
Canadian privacy watchdogs support COVID-19 exposure app (CTV News)

Teresa Scassa
Registering your name and phone numbers bars and restaurants (CBC Radio One 91.5FM)

Jamie Lew
Des avocats inquiets de la reprise en personne des audiences pour demande d’asile (ICI Radio-Canada.ca)

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