The Western Alliance in the Face of the Russian (Dis)information Machine: Where Does Canada Stand?

By Sergey Sukhankin, Fellow at the Jamestown Foundation Original source of publication: A joint Research Paper from The School of Public Policy and the Canadian Global Affairs Institute, September 2019, Vol. 12:2SummaryIn the years since…

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Cyber threats to Canada’s democratic process

Report of the Communications Security Establishment (CSE) EXECUTIVE SUMMARYThe recent cyber threat activity against the democratic process in the United States and Europe has raised concerns about similar threats to Canada. In this assessment, we…

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The Simons Forum: Repairing the U.S.-NATO-Russia Relationship and Reducing the Risk of the Use of Nuclear Weapons

Rapporteur: Nola-Kate Seymoar, Ph.D. Contributor(s): Bruce G. Blair, Ph.D. Nancy Teeple, Ph.D. Retrieved from http://www.sfu.ca/dialogueThe Simons Foundation Canada and Simon Fraser University’s Morris J. Wosk Centre for Dialogue. (27-28 September 2018).ISBN: 978-1-77287-058-9Preface:The predominant concern of…

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Stemming the VIRUS: Understanding and responding to the threat of Russian disinformation

By Marcus Kolga, Senior Fellow at the Macdonald- Laurier Institute’s Centre for Advancing Canada’s Interests Abroad A Macdonald-Laurier Institute Publication, January 2019.Executive SummaryTruth is a mere nuisance in today’s world of Kremlin propaganda. In the…

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Securing Canadian Elections: Disinformation, Computational Propaganda, Targeted Advertising and What to Expect in 2019

By Samantha Bradshaw, Senior Fellow at the Canadian International Council and a Researcher on the Computational Propaganda Project at Oxford University Behind the Headlines: Research Paper Series, Volume: 66, number: 3, September 2018Executive SummaryThe manipulation…

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Canada, NATO, and Global Russia

By Nicole J. Jackson, Associate Professor, School for International Studies, Simon Fraser University International Journal, Volume: 73, issue: 2, page(s): 317-325 https://doi.org/10.1177/0020702018786080 Abstract: Today Russia poses significant challenges that require sophisticated responses from both Canada…

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