Universities are uniquely positioned to steer us out of the COVID-19 crisis and the next pandemic.
The new vaccines are effective against the COVID virus in its current form, but as it continues mutating we will need others. We will certainly need next-generation vaccines to address the next pandemic and annual illnesses such as the flu.
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For more than a year now, the world has been on a crisis footing after the emergence of a frightening new virus for which there was no known prevention, treatment, or cure.
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Conservatives say sending the bill to the Ethics Committee is an attempt to distract the committee from its ongoing work on the WE Charity controversy, while Liberals say Ethics is the natural spot for a privacy bill.
‘I don’t need to hear from Chrystia Freeland … about their most recent budget for 90 minutes in order to understand the decision about prorogation,’ says NDP MP Daniel Blaikie of a Liberal-suggested compromise.