Matt Gurney

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Matt Gurney also writes for the National Post from Toronto.

Matt Gurney's articles

Published On: May 04,2020
TVO.org speaks with Laurie Marcil, executive director of Nature and Outdoor Tourism Ontario, about cancelled bookings, hunting and fishing operators in crisis — and the prospect of a lost season.
Published On: May 01,2020
TVO.org speaks with George Friedmann, owner of the Eganridge Resort, in the Kawartha Lakes, about cancelled weddings, the return of golf — and why he’s optimistic about the future of Ontario’s resorts.
Published On: Apr 30,2020
TVO.org speaks with Sherry Peel, of Bigley Shoes and Clothing, in Bobcaygeon, about inventory challenges, collaboration with competitors, and what businesses need from government.
Published On: Apr 29,2020
TVO.org speaks with Jim and Kim Krech, of Temagami Marine, about regulatory confusion, year-rounders — and keeping their business afloat.
Published On: Apr 22,2020
OPINION: Public-health officials and politicians weren’t prepared for the spread of COVID-19 in long-term-care facilities — and they should face some hard questions. But so should the rest of us.
Published On: Apr 08,2020
TVO.org speaks with Carolyn McCoy, from the Canadian Society of Respiratory Therapists, about health risks, burnout, and keeping up the fight.
Published On: Mar 27,2020
Ontarians are stuck at home. A whole lot of them are binging on Netflix and YouTube. Can the system take it?
Published On: Mar 26,2020
TVO.org speaks to leaders from Ontario’s funeral associations about best practices during a pandemic — and preparing for worst-case scenarios.
Published On: Mar 25,2020
TVO.org speaks with a grocery-store employee about public panic, angry customers, and why he and his co-workers need help.
Published On: Mar 19,2020
OPINION: Pre-coronavirus, many objected to the Tories' emphasis on e-learning. The pandemic could change all that.
Published On: Mar 04,2020
OPINION: The province struggled to keep up with health-care demands during normal times — and these are not normal times
Published On: Feb 25,2020
In an exclusive interview, a judicial official talks to TVO.org about secessionism and whether Indigenous peoples should really be considered “conquered.”
Published On: Feb 24,2020
TVO.org speaks with retired Ontario Provincial Police officer Andy Miller about his work with First Nations, political interference, and why all of us need to do better.
Published On: Feb 21,2020
TVO.org speaks with a former chief federal negotiator about earning goodwill, “outrageous expectations,” and why First Nations currently have leverage.  
Published On: Feb 20,2020
TVO.org speaks with law professor Dwight Newman about how colonialism has suppressed Indigenous law — and why progress means having tough conversations.
Published On: Feb 19,2020
TVO.org speaks with law professor Signa Daum Shanks about different views of leadership, keeping promises — and why colonialism doesn’t want Indigenous people to disagree with one another.
Published On: Feb 06,2020
When it comes to teachers, the Tories are being smarter than you’d expect Dek: OPINION: During its first year in office, the Ford government advanced unpopular proposals and then backpedalled. It’s gotten more cautious — and a whole lot shrewder Cutline: Striking teachers from Kew Beach Junior Public School, in Toronto, on January 20.   
Published On: Jan 31,2020
Bonnie Henry was an associate medical officer of health for Toronto in 2003. She tells TVO.org about the day SARS came to the city — and how the virus changed the system.