The Canadian Border Service Agency’s Migration Detention Centre Is Set to Open by 2021
The migration detention centre is set to open in 2021, as the CAQ’s policies are strengthening to generate barriers for immigration.
Hiring and Funding Among Priorities Outlined in Action Plan
Concordia’s Indigenous Directions Leadership Group has just launched a 39 point action plan created in part as a response to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission calls to action.
Cut the Crap Wanting to Appeal CEO Decision
The Concordia Student Union’s Chief Electoral Officer Florian Prual has announced the updated election results.
CEO Refuses to Reveal Number of Non-Students Invited to Vote Online
Chief Electoral Officer Florian Prual says he won’t be providing The Link with a count of how many non-students were invited to vote in the Concordia Student Union’s general elections.
CEO Received ‘Strong Evidence’ of Campaigning During Polling
The Concordia Student Unions’ incoming executive team were caught campaigning during polling period during the 2019 general elections. The Chief Electoral Officer announced Friday afternoon that Cut The Crap’s entire slate have been disqualified.
How Prescription Drugs, the Government’s War on Drugs, and Black Market Fentanyl Generated High Addiction Rates
This timeline examines the catalysts that generated an opioid epidemic in Canada, and services and circumstances that sprung from the growing death toll. It looks into factors that furthered the epidemic—with the introduction of new opioids, government policies, and initiatives, such as safe injection sites, aimed to help diminish the rates of opioid-related deaths. This is not all encompassing of every event or factor leading to the growing death toll in Canada due to opiates, as well as all of the initiatives aimed to relieve this toll.
CASA Not Taking a Stance on the Tuition Increase
The administration and the Commerce and Administration Students’ Association have responded to the imposed tuition hikes in three JMSB programs. These programs within the Goodman Institute of Investment Management will rise from the current price of $18,000 to $24,000 for Quebec and out of province students by 2021 and will increase to $29,000 for international students by 2021.
Chief Electoral Officer Says All Invalid Votes Will Be Withdrawn
Madelaine Sommers graduated from Concordia in the summer of 2018. Yesterday morning, she received an email alert inviting her to vote in the Concordia Student Union’s general elections.
Stimulants Often Used Without Prescription, With Many Selling or Giving Out Their Pills
Adderall is a stimulant used to help those with ADHD. However, some students are using them unprescribed, or in some cases, depending on them to aid their studies by promotion of focus.
Our Nation’s Oil, From Alberta to Saudi Arabia
As TransCanada’s Energy East pipeline was exiled in 2017, the TransMountain pipeline is still awaiting approval from the Federal government, but could commence this summer if accepted. The fight between environmentalists and those in favour of the economy and oil has been long. But for those disapproving of Canadian oil, how does Saudi Arabian oil fit into the picture?