Indigenous communities come together virtually during coronavirus despite barriers and inequities
by Jennifer Brant, Assistant Professor in Curriculum, Teaching and Learning, University of Toronto on May 28, 2020 at 9:21 pm
Indigenous communities are connecting over digital communities to survive and resist.
Pakistan's religious leaders defied coronavirus mosque restrictions then compromised
by Faisal Kamal, PhD Candidate in Political Science, University of Toronto on May 28, 2020 at 7:59 pm
The ulema's reaction to the government's decision to limit access to mosques — and the civil society's counter-reaction — should be viewed in terms of challenges to traditional theism in modernity.
Smart cars, smart cities, why not smart Great Lakes?
by Robert Michael Lee McKay, Executive Director and Professor, Great Lakes Institute for Environmental Research, University of Windsor on May 28, 2020 at 4:56 pm
A networked array of sensors could warn drinking water utilities in real time of harmful algal blooms and prevent public health crises.
Coronavirus public health restrictions shouldn’t mean dying alone
by Barbara Pesut, Professor, School of Nursing, University of British Columbia on May 28, 2020 at 4:56 pm
Preventing people from dying alone in a pandemic takes ingenuity and money, but it’s the right thing to do.
Social ties, not politicians, may drive political participation on Instagram
by Sabrina Wilkinson, PhD candidate, Communication, Goldsmiths, University of London on May 28, 2020 at 2:41 pm
A survey shows respondents who used Instagram for political information during the 2019 federal election were more likely to interact with people they knew, not political accounts.