A View From Both Sides
On Feb. 8 and 9. Montreal played host to the renamed Salon des ressources naturelles, a forum on employment to support Plan Nord. Hundreds protested outside, while the forum went on indoors.
No Progress Towards Fund for Disabled Students at ConU
Undergraduate students at Concordia pay $1.85 per credit in membership fees to the Concordia Student Union. In return, the CSU claims to represent all of its members…
Citing Health Reasons, Laforest Steps Down
With less than three months left in the school year, the Concordia Student Union has lost its elected president.
Protest Route Maps Shared Native and Non-Native Landmarks
An all-ages group of demonstrators supporting the Idle No More movement weaved through downtown Montreal by the dozens Sunday afternoon.
Protest Puts Emphasis on Indigenous Solidarity and Anti-Capitalism
As a snow storm blew over Montreal…
Urban Agriculture Movement Gaining Ground at ConU
You don’t need a field to build a farm. The urban agriculture movement, once considered radical, has been steadily gaining momentum, perhaps for the simple fact that the principles at its core are…
Ramy Khoriaty Steps Down For Violating Union Standing Regulations
Less than an hour before a hearing to decide his fate, Concordia Student Union councillor Ramy Khoriaty resigned Monday evening for being in conflict with the union’s standing regulations.
ConU President Proposes Passing Up on Provost Speech
Concordia President Alan Shepard wants to suspend university bylaws in order to allow provost candidates to forgo the current practice of a required public speech.
ConU’s Admin, Unions Receiving Markedly Different Increases
Their salaries are vastly different in dollar value, but senior administrators and unionized employees at Concordia are receiving similar pay hikes each year…
ASSÉ Committee Resigns, Cites Lack of Inclusiveness
On Feb. 1, the ASSE’s three-member Comité aux luttes sociales, a committee for social struggles, resigned en masse…