Christine Jamieson Will Lead the Course Open to All Students
After a few years of only being offered occasionally, the Department of Theological Studies at Concordia decided to make a course on indigenous spirituality available full-time.
Small Group of Residents Stage Protest at Landlord’s Offices
A small group of Parc-Extension residents protested in the office of the new owner of Hutchison Plaza, Thursday morning, after the landlord warned they would cut off water, gas, and electricity on Jan. 8, 2018.
Demonstrators Call for Sanctions Against Journalist and Network
After misinformation was spread by TVA Nouvelles, a group of 200 took to Ste. Catherine St. in anger Wednesday night.
Wait Times Decreased, Access to Online Sessions
After seeing a 57 per cent increase in the number of students requesting mental health services over the past few years, McGill has finally decided to revamp their counselling and psychological services.
Immigrant Workers Centre Wants Update on Sanctuary City Declaration
Community organizer Mostafa Henaway from the workers centre said that 15 Guineans are currently facing deportation orders. A committee of Guinean Montrealers being supported through the workers centre wants to meet with Valerie Plante as soon as possible, hoping she’ll take action to prevent the deportations.
TVA Apologizes for Spreading Misinformation
Despite La Meute’s demonstration against the Ahl-Ill Bait Mosque being cancelled, a small number of protesters came to Côte-des-Neiges this Friday in support of what they call “women’s rights.”
Montreal Anti-Fascist Group Still Plans to AttendWith many parties involved denying the claims, the anti-Islam group has backed out, and will not longer demonstrate on Friday.
New Finance Coordinator Appointed
At a council meeting Wednesday night, the finger pointing began when newly elected Arts and Science councillor Sophie Hough-Martin began to read out a lengthy motion demanding that expenses be charged to Riaz and that he be warned against inappropriate use of the CSU credit card.
‘An Invasion of the Black Body’: Black Student Group
“Why did you paint your face black?” students asked while facing a young man who was rehearsing a monologue for a theatre class evaluation in the hallway at Dawson College, last Wednesday.
Protesters Say Jerusalem is Capital of Palestine
With chants of “Solidarité avec Palestine” and “Down with Donald Trump,” about 200 people gathered in front the United States Consulate to protest Donald Trump’s decision to acknowledge Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.