Opinions

  • Engineering a Culture of Respect

    Faculty History No Excuse for Inappropriate Chants

    While students should be capable of understanding the difference between song lyrics and real life, the reality is that women aged 18 to 24 experience the highest rates of sexual violence in the country.

  • Oil Rich or Dirt Poor

    The Real Reasons Behind Venezuela’s Student Protests

    In Venezuela, people are finally fed up with the deplorable living conditions.

  • Nah’msayin?

    Double the Songs, Zero the Fun

    Imagine you’re sitting in a room, minding your own beeswax and listening to some sweet Blink-182 tunes or whatever.

  • Editorial: The Towers of Terror

    One certainty within the ever-changing landscape of our academic hub of a city is that there will always be students looking for places to live.

  • Editorial: Losing Count of Student Space Projects

    Like an airport ensnared in a bitter snowstorm, the Concordia Student Union’s large-scale plans remain grounded.

  • Nah’msayin?

    The Walking Virtually-Dead

    Do you really think that people can’t wait a single second more before hearing what you had for lunch?

  • Dishonourable Discharge

    Canadian Army Ad Campaign Enforces Gender Stereotypes

    As I was travelling home by metro this week, I was greeted by a new advertising campaign directly targeting my gender.

  • The CSU Needs a New Way of Representing You

    Student Congress Aims to Give All Student Associations an Equal Voice

    As it stands, the CSU relies on the active participation of students on its council of representatives, the personal contacts and networks of both executives and councillors and the results of elections and referenda that rarely break 10 per cent student participation to get its mandates and positions.

  • Editorial: United Against the Charter

    Though it took them a while to get it off the ground, the administration has done an excellent job of standing up for Concordia’s values.

  • Nah’msayin?

    All Aboard the Dream Shuttle

    I’m considering abandoning my lease, or at least registering for eConcordia and contently doing all my class hours aboard this dream vessel.