Opinions

  • 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.

  • Heard in the Hall

    The End of the World

    What are you going to do before the world ends on Dec. 21?

  • Editorial

    Dear Concordia

    If The Link were to write a Sears-esque Wish Book, this would be it. Instead of Batman Underoos or iPods that look like authentic jukeboxes, our catalogue is slightly more practical.

  • Addressing Misconceptions and Inaccuracies about the Department of Political Science

    In recent weeks, articles have appeared in The Link and The Concordian discussing the department of Political Science.