Insights on the 2024 U.S. Presidential Election

American voters go to the polls next year to choose their next president in what is increasingly shaping up as a rematch of the 2020 election.

Streamed live: November 14, 2023 at 12:00 p.m.

Wastewater doesn’t lie. COVID-19 cases are rising once more, just as many of us prepare to celebrate the holiday season with friends and family. Coupled with the onset of flu season, it’s a nasty confluence that could put a damper on holiday plans and add even more strain to our fragile health care system.

In this episode of the Made by McGill alumni webcast, we sit down with a leading U.S. historian at McGill and a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and Visiting Professor at the Max Bell School of Public Policy to examine the issues at play in this crucial election.


Jason Opal, Professor of History, Department of History and Classical Studies; frequent op-ed contributor and essayist on American politics

David Shribman, Visiting Professor at McGill’s Max Bell School of Public Policy; longtime columnist and editor at The Boston Globe and Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Moderated by Derek Cassoff, Managing Director, Communications, McGill University Advancement

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