Opinions

  • Sheep in Wolves’ Clothing

    Bad Cops, Good People

    After approximately five hours of shooting at the last big protest I covered for The Link, I walked away with a few hundred pretty decent photos, a bruised nose and a couple riot baton-shaped lumps that stayed on my ribs longer than that week’s issue of the paper was on the stands.

  • Sex and Pancakes

    My boyfriend is on the small side and I’ve always believed in safe sex but it’s hard when even slim condoms fall off or get stuck in me. How can we be safe? Also, is there any way to make sex more pleasurable in light of this problem?

  • Editorial

    A Safe Place for Everyone

    Imagine being unable to use public washrooms because of who you were or how you looked. Having to always get your bodily functions in order before you left the house, because there was no real chance of relieving yourself at any public facilities.

  • Nah’msayin?

    Keep Facebook Gossip Inside Facebook

    There’s nothing quite worse than being on a crowded bus during rush hour. That is, until you have someone yakking Facebook gossip on their cell phone beside you.

  • Much More Than You Wanted To Know About Sex

    The next time someone stigmatizes a transgendered person, or someone whose sexual orientation is different than theirs, tell them to take a moment to consider the incredible sexual diversity of life on Earth.

  • Is it healthy for a non-asexual couple to have sex infrequently?

    Dear Melissa,
    Is it healthy for a non-asexual couple to have sex infrequently?
    —sincerely,
    Infrequent Fucker

  • Closed Session

    CUTV Uninvited to Film CSU Meeting

    Concordia Student Union council meetings tend to be either mind-numbingly boring or appallingly outrageous. In the last couple of years, they’ve trended more towards boring than outrageous, which is a good thing.

  • Nah’msayin?

    The Rant of Pants

    I am by no means a fashionable person, but can we institute some kind of informal moratorium on people wearing jogging pants in non-jogging situations?

  • Editorial

    Students Still Aren’t Interested In The Student Centre

    Perhaps you’ve noticed the catchy new poster campaign proliferating in the hallways asking what you want your student centre to look like. The posters offer suggestions to entice your imagination: a lounge, a kitchen, a study space, maybe even a massage parlour…

  • Proprietors of Our Privacy

    Giving Facebook Too Much Face

    On Oct. 6, Facebook held a press event at its headquarters in Palo Alto, CA where Mark Zuckerberg and his team introduced some new tools: Download Your Information, a feature that allows users to transfer their data in a .zip file, and a revamped version of Facebook Groups that ­allow group chats, e-mail lists and document sharing.