Health Eating and Green Living Expo Brings Organic Producers Together
Tens of thousands of fanatical health foodies made their way to the Palais des Congrès this weekend ready to taste hundreds of natural food samples at the Expo Manger Santé et Vivre Vert.
Welcome to the March 26, 2015 edition of The Download, featuring stories from The Link and thelinknewspaper.ca.
Rubber bullets, pepper spray and tear gas were some of the lasting images of a protest organized by the Printemps 2015 collective on Tuesday night.
Hip-Hop Artist Socalled Blends Religious Traditions with Inner-City Funk
“The first rap I ever wrote was called ‘The Jew Funk’,” the wiry, well-spoken man sitting in front of our class said. “I remember there was this one line where I was like ‘Baruch Atah Adonai, mother fucker!’ Which is a Jewish prayer.” Josh Dolgin smiled nervously and joined in the class’s laughter. He wore a hoodie and jeans and sported a somewhat receding Jew-fro. His tiny dog Poopsie sat on his lap. He was a casual-looking person, though a little jumpy.
The Joys and Dangers of Playing Football Through the Eyes of Former Players
Liam Mahoney was once the face of Concordia Stingers football. The former star quarterback, league all-star and All-Canadian loved dodging players with his speed and fought for every yard on the field. He took a number of hits and suffered numerous concussions, but he still managed to reach the Canadian Football League, fulfilling his lifetime aspiration of playing professional football.
Why Was a Widely-Discredited Academic Invited to Speak at Concordia?
Flanagan is no stranger to controversy. In 2010, he advocated for the assassination of Julian Assange. In 2013 he was removed from his teaching post and fired as commentator for the CBC and The Globe and Mail, after comments he made regarding child pornography went viral.
- More Classes Cancelled for April 2 Strike
- Communication Undergrads and Geography Grads Join the Strike
- Burrito Revolution
- Jaywalking Through a Misguided System
- Locked on the 105
- Is Quebec’s De-radicalization Centre Fit For Purpose?
- Grab a Pint to End Homelessness
- Why You Should Think Twice Before Voting for Community Action
- The Upcoming March 26 GSA General Assembly