In an interview with Celine Cooper, the Iranian activist speaks about her protest against the compulsory hijab and why she finally left her home for Canada.
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Columnist, Montreal Gazette
Celine Cooper is a columnist with the Montreal Gazette. She is chairperson of the board of directors for the Association for Canadian Studies and a governing board member for the Fraser-Hickson Institute.
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Global experts on drug policy gathered in Montreal recently to discuss the challenges and opportunities facing Canada as it moves ahead with its plans to legalize cannabis. Celine Cooper spoke with Drug Policy Alliance’s Hannah Hetzer for her perspective.
Do grassroots concerns ever catch the ear of G7
members, in particular that of the host country? With meetings already underway
ahead of the Quebec summit, Celine Cooper looks at the behind-the-scenes efforts
to influence the group’s agenda.
With a 2017 election on the horizon, Celine Cooper speaks with Michael Bröning about the current state of politics in Germany and the ‘tremendous polarization’ of the population when it comes to opinions on taking in refugees.