Matt Gurney's articles
Published On: July 23, 2021
TVO.org speaks with Osgoode Hall professor Trevor Farrow about access to justice, the culture shift that’s needed — and why more people need to talk about law.
Published On: July 22, 2021
TVO.org speaks with University of Waterloo professor John Hirdes about immediate and long-term challenges — and why all involved in LTC should be vaccinated.
Published On: July 21, 2021
TVO.org speaks with People for Education’s Annie Kidder about how students and teachers are doing — and what they’ll need when they head back to class.
Published On: July 20, 2021
TVO.org speaks with Anthony Dale, president of the Ontario Hospital Association, about supporting health-care workers and fixing an LTC sector that COVID-19 “smashed to pieces.”
Published On: July 19, 2021
TVO.org speaks with Zain Chagla about the Delta variant, de-escalating risk — and what we need to remain alert for.
Published On: July 16, 2021
OPINION: This weekend will feel a lot more like pre-pandemic times. But for the next while, we’re going to have to adjust our expectations — and anxieties.
Published On: June 28, 2021
OPINION: Millions of Ontarians are fully vaccinated, and millions more are well on their way. But before we get too excited, we’ve got to figure out the next few months.
Published On: June 24, 2021
OPINION: Moving to Step 2 two days earlier doesn’t bother me much. But a good reopening needs pauses, so let’s hope the premier can stand firm in the face of pressure.
Published On: June 22, 2021
OPINION: The Tories have taken damage recently — and they need to come up with a voter-pleasing plan. I have a suggestion.
Published On: June 17, 2021
OPINION: As we get closer to the end of COVID-19, the errors and blunders we spot will matter most for the future.
Published On: June 14, 2021
OPINION: I waited hours this weekend for a shot — and was turned away. Inventory control and simple addition shouldn’t be this hard.
Published On: June 10, 2021
OPINION: A few months ago, we were all scrambling to get our shots. Now we have more than we can use — it’s time to increase capacity.
Published On: June 07, 2021
OPINION: Yes, we need to keep an eye on the variants. But there’s now, finally, some hope that we’ll turn the corner on this dark era — and soon.
Published On: June 02, 2021
OPINION: Some Ontarians are furious that patios will open while schools remain shut. The frustration is understandable — but the argument doesn’t make any sense.
Published On: May 31, 2021
OPINION: Yes, we should open cautiously and prudently. But the news is encouraging — we just need to hang in there a few more weeks.
Published On: May 27, 2021
OPINION: Ontario’s public-health and political leaders have not earned any benefit of the doubt when it comes to risk management.
Published On: May 25, 2021
OPINION: We need to establish a clear plan for when we’ll begin transitioning to second doses, who’ll qualify for them first, and what those people need to do to get the shots.
Published On: May 20, 2021
OPINION: Ontario’s children have suffered during this long, grim pandemic. They’ve earned a break. Let’s give it to them.