Glenn Greenwald Talks Surveillance, Ottawa and Fear-Mongering
Friday evening at Concordia, Glenn Greenwald almost immediately addressed the controversy that led him to achieve what those who believe in the “polite Canadian” stereotype never thought possible.
Les Lawton Reflects On Ongoing Legacy of Greatness in Women’s Hockey
The old saying “If you love your job, you will never work a day in your life” rings true for Les Lawton. Lawton has been the head coach of the Concordia Stingers women’s hockey team since 1980, and is showing no signs of slowing down.
Richard Mosse’s Visual Installation Shines a Colourful Hue over Instability in the DRC
Casting a pink hue over a modern-day Heart of Darkness, Irish photographer Richard Mosse documents the effects of armed conflict on everyday life in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, unveiling violence and instability that has largely been misunderstood and insufficiently covered by Western media.
Undergraduates will vote at the end of November on whether or not to index the per-credit fee charged by the Concordia Student Union to the inflation rate. That this referendum question will be on the ballot is a prime example of the union’s hypocrisy.
A Look Back at Concordia’s Greatest Protest, 45 Years Later
Concordia University, which took its name from Montreal’s motto of “well-being through harmony”, was once the site of flagrant strife. From the way the university’s administration treats its own history, a more accurate inspiration would be “well-being through sticking your head in the sand.”
CSU Council Votes on a Series of Referendum Questions to Present at Upcoming Ballot
A referendum question on whether students agree to index the Concordia Student Union’s fee levy to inflation will set the wheels in motion for a fall by-election Nov. 25 to 27.
- Live Tweets: Protest Against Austerity
- Emotional Remembrance for Victims of Police Killings
- Philosophy Students Vote to Strike
- Expressing Concerns about CSU Referendum Questions
- Budget Cuts Affect the Educational Experience
- An Open Letter to Concordia President Alan Shepard on Divestment from Fossil Fuels