The Department of Political Science at the University of British Columbia is committed to scholarly excellence and to providing high-quality and innovative education to both undergraduate and graduate students. We are an active and engaged community of scholars.
BA 2017, Political Science/Geography
“All of these initiatives are trying from the margins to have an impact on our voting system and our parliamentary system. They’ve got uphill battles,” said Prof. Kathryn Harrison.
In this virtual event held on Sept. 14, panelists discussed campaign promises as they relate to climate change, the science behind this year’s climate emergencies, and things to watch for in the election.
Political parties in Canada can do more to fight the toxicity during Canada's election campaigns by providing better training and support, especially for under-resourced and at-risk candidates, says Chris Tenove