Opinions

  • Nah’msayin?

    The Wisdom of Ages

    They’re a sort of time-travelling RoboCop of the classroom. They fear not the social codes that keep the rest of us strictly bound. They boldly speak where no twenty-something has dared to speak before. Yes, I’m talking about over-talkative mature students.

  • Editorial

    Press on! / Ça presse!

    Say yes to the press. Starting tomorrow, McGill students will be asked to vote to keep The McGill Daily and its French counterpart Le Délit alive.

  • Rape Culture in Our Own Backyards

    Concordia Needs a Sexual Assault Centre—Now

    Concordia students are not known for their apathy. Generally, we choose to take a stand.

  • Standing Up for Students

    ConU Admin Says No to Two-Track Tuition

    Over the years, Concordia University has developed a knack for finding its name in headlines and articles loaded with words like “corruption,” “mismanagement” and “controversy.”

  • Editorial

    The Slumbering, Blundering Council

    A few councillors have complained that we are not covering the Concordia Student Union enough. It’s not our job to make the council newsworthy, but they probably have a point.

  • Misrepresented at the Meeting?

    National Native Chief Atleo Likely to Face Anger After Sick Leave

    After the largely ceremonial “working meeting” between First Nations leaders and the federal government last week, Assembly of First Nations National Chief Shawn Atleo is feeling sick—but for the wrong reasons.

  • Nah’msayin?

    Hashtagging: #You’re #Doing #It #Wrong

    Social media is pretty awesome.

  • Quebec Undercuts Innovation

    Cuts to Research Detrimental to Future of Universities

    When the Quebec government announced on Dec. 6 that it would be slashing $31 million from the Fonds de recherche du Québec, they decided to cut the legs from under a sector that is essentially the lifeblood of universities.

  • Nah’msayin?

    This Is Just Not Working Out

    Shaun T., I despise you. Jillian Michaels, I don’t like you either.

  • Editorial

    Idle No More

    While we were out, there was something of an awakening across Canada. People all over the country have been gathering to voice their dissent with the status quo when it comes to First Nations poverty and shrinking environmental regulation. The push for a more multilateral and just approach to First Nations policy has inspired thousands to learn more and have their voices heard—and the headlines have followed.