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2014


Below are the team members' news media archives for 2014. The list includes news articles written by team members and/or opinions provided by team members to the media. Whenever possible, and where still available, the link to the article or interview is included. Click on a team member's name to consult related media coverage.

 


2014-Archives


Ahmed, Rukhsana          Gaudreault-DesBiens, Jean-François
Amiraux, Valérie
Guénif-Souilamas, Nacira
Bakht, Natasha
Helland, Christopher
Berger, Benjamin
Klassen, Pamela
Beyer, Peter
Laliberté, André
Boisvert, Donald
Lefebvre, Solange
Bouma, Gary
Moon, Richard
Bramadat, Paul
Nason-Clark, Nancy
Eisenberg, Avigail
Ramji, Rubina
Emon, Anver
Ryder, Bruce
Fournier, Pascale
Woodhead, Linda



Ahmed, Rukhsana


February 8, 2014 ♦Rukhsana Ahmed was cited in a Express Tribune/International New York Times article entitled "Finding the 'right' words, war, and genres of writing" written by Raisa Vayani.

Amiraux, Valérie


Decembrer 9, 2014 ♦ Valérie Amiraux was interviewed for a Le Devoir article by Jean-Frédéric Légaré-Tremblay entitled « Bilan 2014: Une année particulièrement violente? ».


May 14, 2014 ♦ Valérie Amiraux was interviewed by Isabelle Burgun of the Agence-Science-Presse for an article entitled "82e Congrès de l’Acfas Les intellectuels dans l’arène publique."


Bakht, Natasha

January 23, 2014 ♦ Natasha Bakht co-wrote an article with Kathy Bullock, Azeezah Kanji Samira Kanji, and Shahina Siddiqui for The Star entitled "The misplaced moral panic at York University."


Berger, Benjamin


December 11, 2014 ♦ Benjamin Berger was interviewed by Sean Fine of the Globe and Mail for an article entitled "Police can search cellphones in arrests without warrant, Supreme Court rules."


December 9, 2014 ♦ Benjamin Berger was interviewed by John Ivison of the National Post for an article entitled "Provinces could kill new prostitution law by refusing to enforce it."

November 26, 2014 ♦ Benjamin Berger was interviewed for a Globe and Mail article entitled "Crown 'ups the ante' with overcoming resistance by choking charges against Ghomeshi" written by Sean Fine.

September 2, 2014 ♦ Benjamin Berger was interviewed by Sean Fine of the Globe and Mail for an article entitled "Fairness for Victims Act faces major constitutional problem."


Beyer, Peter


December 19, 2014 ♦ Peter Beyer was interviewed for a CTV News Ottawa article entitled "Nativity scene back on display at The Ottawa Hospital" written by Joanne Schnurr.


September 12, 2014 ♦ Peter Beyer and Rubina Ramji were cited in a National Post "Letter to the Editor" entitled "Ihsaan Gardee: Extremists distort all religions, not just Islam" written by Ihsaan Gardee.


May 2, 2014 ♦ Peter Beyer was mentioned in a Calgary Herald article entitled "U of C week looks at religious diversity and literacy Academic conference also on tap on campus" written by Mario Toneguzzi.


Boisvert, Donald


October 21, 2014 ♦ Donald Boisvert gave an interview to CTV Montreal on the topic "Is the Catholic Church changing views on homosexuality?"

January 10, 2014 ♦ Donald Boisvert was quoted in a National Post article entitled "Pope Francis's reform-minded inclusiveness sparks talk of Catholicism’s rejuvenation" written by Joseph Brean.


Bouma, Gary


September 24, 2014 ♦ Gary Bouma was interviewed for a Bloomberg News article entitled "Shooting of teen highlights Australia's Islamic State threat" written by Michael Sin and Jason Scott.


May 1, 2014 ♦ Gary Bouma was interviewed by The Real Truth's Samuel C. Baxter for an article entitled "Is Religion Dead in Australia?"

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Bramadat, Paul


December 9, 2014 ♦ Paul Bramadat was interviewed for a CBC News article entitled "John Maguire ISIS video is 'silly,' say radicalization experts" written by Andre Mayer.


November 6, 2014 ♦ Paul Bramadat was interviewed about religious radicalization and securitization in Canada by CBC's Gregor Craigie.


October 31, 2014 ♦ Paul Bramadat was cited in a CBC News article entitled "Deradicalization programs aim to 'get ahead of the curve' on extremists" written by Andre Mayer.


October 25, 2014 ♦ Paul Bramadat was mentioned in Vancouver Sun "The Search" blog entry entitled "How to offer a 'good death' across cultures" written by Douglas Todd.


October 24, 2014 ♦ Paul Bramadat was mentioned in a Vancouver Sun article entitled "In search of a ‘good death’" by Douglas Todd.


September 19, 2014 ♦ Paul Bramadat's book (edited with Lorne Dawson) Religious Radicalization and Securitization in Canada and Beyond was mentioned in a Publishers Weekly article entitled "Hot off the Presses: Canadian Publishing 2014" written by Leigh Anne William.

February 27, 2014 ♦ Paul Bramadat was interviewed for a Times Colonist article entitled "St John's Bible: Heritage Edition arrives in Victoria" written by Richard Watts.

Eisenberg, Avigail


March 11, 2014 ♦ Avigail Eisenberg was mentioned in a National Post article entitled "Don't undermine Elections Canada."

March 11, 2014♦ Avigail Eisenberg cosigned the letter entitled "Une loi électorale nocive pour nos institutions" published in Le Devoir.


Emon, Anver


December 5, 2014 ♦ Anver Emon wrote an article entitled "Understand The 'Law' Behind The Schoolgirl Kidnapping And Dare To Redefine It" for The World Post.


October 7, 2014 ♦ Anver Emon was cited in a Malaysian Insider article entitled "Islam, a religion of peace" written by Timothy Daniels.


May 12, 2014 ♦Anver Emon wrote an article for the Huffington Post entitled "Understand The 'Law' Behind The Schoolgirl Kidnapping And Dare To Redefine It."


Fournier, Pascale



September 8, 2014 ♦ Pascale Fournier was mentioned in a Chronicle of Higher Education article entitled "The Crisis in Secular Studies" written by Jacques Berlinerblau.

July 3, 2014 ♦ Pascale Fournier gave an interview on the Radio-Canada show Voici l'été on the CDHE French decision to ban the niqab.


January 22, 2014 ♦ Pascale Fournier wrote an article entitled "Les fonctionnaires sont déjà neutres" for La Presse.


January 19, 2014 ♦ Pascale Fournier was interviewed on Radio-Canada's Le Téléjournal Ottawa-Gatineau.


January 17, 2014 ♦ Pascale Fournier wrote an article entitled "Les femmes et le droit musulman en Occident" for the Al Huffington Post.

January 17, 2014 ♦ Pascale Fournier wrote a letter entitled "Quebec's Multiculturalism Debate" in the New York Times' Opinion Pages section.


January 14, 2014 ♦ Pascale Fournier was interviewed by Michel Picard and Daniel Bouchard on the Radio-Canada show Le midi trente Ottawa-Gatineau de Radio-Canada.


January 14, 2014 ♦ Pascale Fournier was mentioned in the Radio-Canada article entitled "Des représentants de l'Outaouais participeront à la Commission parlementaire sur la charte des valeurs."


Gaudreault-DesBiens, Jean-François



September 24, 2014 ♦ Jean-François Gaudreault-DesBiens was cited in a Globe and Mail article entitled "Judge on government’s short list for Supreme Court faces legal obstacle" written by Sean Fine.


May 29, 2014 ♦ Jean-François Gaudreault-DesBiens was interviewed by Jeremy McFadden of The True North Times for an article entitled "Harper Consults Couillard for Advice on Supreme Court Appointment."


May 28, 2014 ♦Jean-François Gaudreault-DesBiens was interviewed by the Globe and Mail's Sean Fine for an article entitled "Harper asks Quebec's Couillard for help to solve Supreme Court crisis."


January 14, 2014 ♦ Jean-François Gaudreault-DesBiens was quoted in a 24h article entitled "Un débat qui pourrait déraper" written by Patrick Georges.

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Guénif-Souilamas, Nacira



November 20, 2014 ♦Nacira Guénif-Souilamas was interviewed by Fouad Bahri of the Zaman France for an article entitled "Une France à 32 % musulmane : le fantasme qui affole les Français."


June 16, 2014 ♦ Nacira Guénif-Souilamas was mentioned in a SaphirNews article written by Maria Magassa-Konaté entitled "Virginie Martin : Dans les médias, on parle à la place des femmes voilées."


May 26, 2014 ♦ Nacira Guénif-Souilamas was mentioned in a Nouvel observateur article entitled "Européennes. Racisme, narcissisme... Comment les Américains voient le vote FN français."


April 1, 2014 ♦ Nacira Guénif-Souilamas was interviewed by Le Parisien for an interview entitled "Le système est incapable d'endiguer les inégalités."


January 30, 2014 ♦ Nacira Guénif Souilamas was interviewed by Sylvia Zappi of Le Monde for the interview "Certains parents migrants ont développé une méfiance envers l'école."


March 8, 2014 ♦Nacira Guénif-Souilamas was cited in a Libération Société article entitled "Peut-on être féministe et défendre le voile, le porno ou la garde alternée ?" written by A. Géraud, C. Mallaval et Q. Girard.


Helland, Christopher


November 13, 2014 ♦ An article about Christopher Helland's research entitled "Live streaming religion," written by Sarah Lawrynuik, was published in The Coast, Halifax's Website

Klassen, Pamela


May 15, 2014 ♦ Pamela Klassen was interviewed by Yvonne Zipp of MLive for an article entitled "Kalamazoo College lecture to examine how technology and culture are changing study of memory-and memory itself."


March 3, 2014 ♦ Pamela Klassen was interviewed by Katrina Vogan of The Varsity for an article entitled "Shifting intersections The evolving relationship between religion and medicine in Toronto's public sphere."


Laliberté, André



October 1, 2014 ♦ André Laliberté was cited in a Maclean's article entitled "A reason for hope in Hong Kong—but little hope for democracy" written by Michael Petrou.

Lefebvre, Solange



October 20, 2014 ♦Solange Lefebvre was mentioned in a Le Devoir article entitled "La suprématie de Dieu peut-elle ne pas déteindre?" written by Daniel Baril.

September 16, 2014 ♦ Solange Lefebvre wrote an article entitled "Une méfiance injustifiée" published in La Presse.
May 13, 2014 ♦Solange Lefebvre was interviewed on Radio-Canada's morning shows on the "La religion dans la sphère publique" symposium at the ACFAS Conference.

January 25, 2014 ♦Solange Lefebvre was quoted in a Montreal Gazette article entitled "Quebec churches a place for communal grief 'Ritual is comforting. It’s something familiar,' religion expert says" written by Marian Scott.


January 14, 2014 ♦Solange Lefebvre was quoted in an TC Media article entitled "Une nouvelle vocation pour près de 300 églises du Québec" written by Marie-Ève Schaffer.

Moon, Richard



April 28, 2014 ♦ Richard Moon was interviewed for a Canadian Press article entitled "Legal expert doubts anti-immigration flyers could prompt criminal charges" written by Will Campbell.

Nason-Clark, Nancy



December 2, 2014 ♦ An article about Nancy Nason-Clark's new book, Men who Batter, entitled "Men's stories studied in new book on domestic violence"was written by Lauren Bird published by CBC News.  

September 20, 2014 ♦Nancy Nason-Clark was interviewed by Diane Jennings for a Dallas Morning News article entitled "In church, a taboo topic."

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Ramji, Rubina



September 12, 2014 ♦ Peter Beyer and Rubina Ramji were cited in a National Post "Letter to the Editor" entitled "Ihsaan Gardee: Extremists distort all religions, not just Islam" written by Ihsaan Gardee.
January 28, 2014 ♦ Rubina Ramji was interviewed by Steve Sutherland for CBC Radio Information Morning: Cape Breton about her trip to the Sundance Film Festival to examine religious themes in popular film.

January 15 ♦ Rubina Ramji was interviewed on CBC Radio by Wendy Bergfeldt for CBC Mainstreet: Cape Breton about religious accommodations in the classroom.


Ryder, Bruce



December 18, 2014 ♦ Ryder was interviewed by Sean Fine of The Globe and Mail for an article entitled "Same-sex marriage harms free speech, new Ontario judge wrote in 2012."

December 17, 2014 ♦ Bruce Ryder was quoted in a Globe and Mail article entitled "Tories appoint two conservative law professors as judges" written by Sean Fine.


July 24, 2014 ♦ Bruce Ryder was interviewed by Chris Selley of the National Post for an article entitled "Full Pundit: Conservative foreign policy is the new normal."

Woodhead, Linda



December 17, 2014 ♦ Linda Woodhead was interviewed by Barney Thompson of the Financial Times for an article entitled "Church of England management courses overlook God, say critics."


October 8, 2014 ♦ Linda Woodhead was interviewed for a Christian Today article entitled "The Church of England is on its last chance" written by Ruth Gledhill.


September 18, 2014 ♦Linda Woodhead was mentioned in a Jewish Chronicle article entitled "Reforming zeal is praised at movement's dinner."


September 2, 2014 ♦ Linda Woodhead was cited in a United Methodist Reporter article entitled "Methodists in England 'like an iceberg…crumbling into the sea'."

June 13, 2014 ♦ Linda Woodhead was interviewed for a Financial Times article entitled "This blessed plot, this earth, this realm, this what?" written by Elizabeth Rigby, Deputy Political Editor.

May 17, 2014 ♦ Linda Woodhead was mentioned in a Christian Today article entitled "'The role of religion in conflict is exaggerated,' says Blair's chief of staff" written by Carey Lodge.

May 2, 2014 ♦ Linda Woodhead was mentioned in a Christian Today article entitled "Religion is 'indispensible' in development" written by Carey Lodge.

April 25, 2014 ♦ Linda Woodhead was interviewed by Michael Trimmer of Christian Today for an article entitled "What makes Britain a 'Christian country'?"

April 16, 2014 ♦ Linda Woodhead was interviewed by John Bingham of The Telegraph for an article entitled "David Cameron puts God back into politics."

March 27, 2014 ♦ Linda Woodhead was interviewed by Carey Lodge of Christian Today for an article entitled "Religion doesn't cause conflict, fundamentalism does."

March 24, 2014 ♦ Linda Woodhead was interviewed by the Religion News Service for an article entitled "Is promoting global religious freedom naive or necessary?" written by Brian Pellot.


March 13, 2014 ♦ Linda Woodhead was interviewed by the Christian Today for an article entitled "Are attempts to promote worldwide religious freedom naive or necessary?" written by Carey Lodge.

March 4, 2014 ♦ Linda Woodhead was interviewed by Andrew Brown of The Guardian for an article entitled "Why the church's gay marriage schism is here to stay."

March 13, 2014 ♦ Linda Woodhead was interviewed for a Telegraph article entitled "Church of England bishops do not speak for own flock on welfare, study suggests" written by John Bingham, Religious Affairs Editor.

February 27, 2014 ♦ Linda Woodhead was interviewed for a Christian Today article entitled "Can historic global Churches maintain central authority or must they devolve?" written by Sam Hailes.

January 31, 2014 ♦ Linda Woodhead wrote an article entitled " Time to get serious" for Church Times.

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