Public hearings begin Thursday on the Federal Government’s use of the Emergencies Act during the Freedom Convoy protests. Western University has the following experts available to speak on the Public Order Emergency Commission:
Professor and Chair of the Department of Sociology
Areas of Expertise: Policing of protests, social justice and equity, social change, political sociology.
PhD Candidate, Department of Political Science
Areas of Expertise: Political ramifications of Emergencies Act usage, Canadian political institutions, political leadership, political culture and party attitudes.
Professor, Department of Political Science
Areas of Expertise: Political behaviour, shift in the dimensions of political debate, influence of institutions and context on attitudes, electoral preferences and engagements with politics.
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