Potterwatch

Harry Potter’s Owls and Evidence for Democracy

This is Colonel Slade, the barred owl who came to the J.K. Rowling's Owls events put on by Project Hedwig at the Stanley Milner Public Library. She was nipping affectionately at Carly Lynch's finger. (Photo: Chris Chang-Yen Phillips)

This is Colonel Slade, the barred owl who came to the J.K. Rowling’s Owls events put on by Project Hedwig at the Stanley Milner Public Library. She was nipping affectionately at Carly Lynch’s finger. (Photo: Chris Chang-Yen Phillips)

This week on Terra Informa, we get a glimpse of how the magic of our favourite young wizard and his animal friends is inspiring people to get closer to real wildlife, and then we get to talk to Katie Gibbs, Executive Director of Evidence for Democracy, who explains how evidence-based decision making is withering away in the current Canadian political climate.

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