News

  • Self-Love Conquers All

    Social Justice Days Offers Alternatives to V-Day

    For the third straight year, the co-op Café L’Artère hosted the Self-Love Cabaret: l’amour se conjugue à la première personne, a show designed to challenge the consumerist auspices of Valentine’s Day.

  • Racism, the Canadian Way

    McGill Panel Explores Canada’s Relationship to Slavery

    Canada’s relationship to slavery dates back to the 17th century and it’s its own problem—not part of the United States’.

  • Give me a Home Where the Undergrads Roam

    CSU Advances Student Housing Initiative

    With a little time and investment, Concordia students will eventually be removed from Montreal’s tenant market. At least that’s the goal of the Concordia Student Union’s ongoing housing campaign.

  • Student [Mis]information System

    Glitches Pervade New Student Portal

    Thousands of graduate students temporarily lost their government bursaries when the new Student Information System took effect two weeks ago, according to the Financial Aid and Awards Office.

  • Love, Not Tears, For Those Lost

    Hundreds Gather for Annual Women’s Memorial March in Montreal

    Sub-zero temperatures and Valentine’s Day weren’t enough to stop hundreds from marching in Montreal at the 25th Annual Women’s Memorial March on Saturday.

  • From Bachelors to Battlezone

    A Concordia Graduate Talks War Reporting

    The horrible realities of Israel left a scarring impression on former Concordia student Jillian Kestler-D’Amours, who recounted her experience as a war correspondent for Al Jazeera last Tuesday.

  • UQAM Student Association Votes to leave FEUQ

    Education students at UQAM voted to leave the federation of student associations in a referendum vote in January.

  • The Monarch Butterfly, the Gray Whale and the Free Trade Agreement

    Tearing Down Borders for Environmental Solutions

    Canada, the U.S. and Mexico share a lot. While borders divide North America, free trade agreements from the 1990s allow products and resources to move easily through them. Shared environmental governance, on the other hand, is still in the works.

  • Marching for Murdered Women In Light of Renewed Debate

    Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women Organization Prepares For March to Raise Awareness of Unresolved Issues

    On Jan. 12, the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights released a report on “Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women in British Columbia” continuing the debate on whether there should be an inquiry into missing and murdered aboriginal women in Canada.

  • Mission Objectively Impossible

    Panel on Objectivity in the Media Agrees: It’s Subjective

    Objectivity is considered by many to be a sacred tenet of journalism. It is the overarching principle that comes with the responsibility of delivering news to the public.