Seen and Heard: Chrystia Freeland on the Global Plutocracy

Sarah Mckenna Though posed in front of a crimson curtain, Chrystia Freeland’s status as candidate for the riding of Toronto Centre took a silent backseat to her candid discussion of the concept of global plutocracy and the changing world of capitalism. Freeland brought to the discussion a wealth of knowledge from her celebrated career. A…

Seen and Heard: SPPG’s Gender & Public Policy Workshop

Michael Stacey  Born out of an especially vibrant discussion in Dr. Dan Zuberi’s Social Context of Policy Making class last year, the School of Public Policy and Governance’s Gender & Public Policy Workshops are a student-led attempt to address critical policy issues that remain absent from SPPG’s current curriculum. Last Friday the first Workshop welcomed…