"Quietly, one of President Trump’s tariffs threatens American democracy" | an op-ed by Heidi Tworek

The Washington Post published an op-ed by Professor Heidi Tworek about Donald Trump's tariff on Canadian newsprint. "Even in a purportedly digital age, material concerns fundamentally shape news. We forget that lesson at our peril," she wrote.

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Dr. Heidi Tworek works on media, international organizations, and transatlantic relations. She is a member of the Science and Technology Studies program, the Language Science Initiative, and the Institute for European Studies at UBC. She is a visiting fellow at the Joint Center for History and Economics at Harvard University as well as a non-resident fellow at the German Marshall Fund of the United States and the Canadian Global Affairs Institute. ​